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American Expat Living in Brazil - Interview with Jeanie

Jeanie is a thirty year old who loves to bake, sew, and read when she's not binge-watching Friends on Netflix. She also loves to run, but since arriving in Governador Valadares, Brazil, she's found it a bit too hot. She emigrated from the United States, where she was in the military for over ten years, when her mother-in-law became ill. She's enjoying traveling around this new country and figuring out how to raise two small expats. Her experiences are shared in her blog Casa De Melo. Jeanie's expat blog is... Read on...
  • Finnish Expat Living in Canada - Interview with Melissa3 months ago Melissa's life got turned upside down after she fell in love with a Canadian during her studies in the UK. A few years later she now finds herself in French-speaking Canada, without a plan and without really speaking French. Always looking for new adventures,...
  • Dutch Expat Living in Peru - Interview with Tess & Antonio3 months ago After living in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Lima, Peru and extensive periods of traveling through South America Tess and Antonio are planning to move to The Netherlands later this year. It will be the first time that they as a couple have lived together in one of...
  • Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Morgan3 months ago Hello! Morgan is a Californian who loves to travel. Exploring different cultures, and foods, is what fills her drive to explore. When she's not traveling, she enjoys running, reading, cooking, crossfit and gardening. Rain or shine she's always ready to go on an...
  • South African Expat Living in Ireland - Interview with AJ aka Vossie4 months ago They arrived in Ireland on a very cold, blustery day in Jan 2001. The sleet froze their brains; some say his never thawed. They came for five years but remained. The roots are now too deep to return home yet he still feels like an expat. As outdoor folk coming...
  • Filipino Expat Living in Japan - Interview with Vic3 months ago What is the best part about an expat life in Japan? Studying, traveling, and living abroad at the same time! Vic's blog talks about his life in Kyoto and Japan. Where he reads, hikes, bikes, and eats! Vic is also an international student so his blog tells a...

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Abu Dhabi falling rents good news for upgrading expats

Expat workers in Abu Dhabi are taking advantage of falling rentals by upgrading to larger apartments. The emirate’s shrinking economy due to the massive fall in oil prices is causing layoffs in the expat workplace, thus reducing demand for rented apartments in several popular districts. Expats with ongoing contracts are now taking full advantage of landlords’ willingness to charge less rent and accept deposits in stage payments in order to get tenants. Middle class expats are upgrading from single bedroomed apartments to two-... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Brit expats in Cyprus urged to register their residency26 Aug British expats living in Cyprus are being urged to register with the island’s Immigration Department in order to ensure the best chance of being able to stay after Britain leaves the EU. The advice is being offered to all British nationals living, working or...
  • What to expect from the Thailand expat community26 Aug Whatever the reasons for leaving one’s country of birth to become a stranger in a strange land, the reasons behind choosing one special country must include the chance to make new friends. Contrary to popular misconceptions, expats aren’t the same the...
  • Shanghai expat community concerned over possible removal of English language road signs 25 Aug Expats living and working in China’s massive metropolis of Shanghai are worried the city’s road authority may decided to remove English language directional road signs. Given that very few expats in Shanghai are competent enough in the Chinese language to...
  • Brexit fallout sees surge in expat buyers as UK property prices stall25 Aug Banks and building societies are seeing an increase in mortgage enquiries from UK expat overseas due to stalling UK property prices and the decrease in the value of sterling. The Bank of England’s recent interest rate cut, sterling’s plunge and the...
  • Expat housing market in Spain shifts into top gear25 Aug After remaining in the doldrums since the boom years ended in 2009, the Spanish property market has picked up and is roaring ahead. Sales of Spanish real estate in 2016 are showing double-figure increases over the same period in 2015, with actual sales...
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