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American Expat Living in Dominican Republic - Interview with Sarah

Sarah is not your typical MBA graduate - after completing her Master's, she went on to work in nonprofit development in New York City. She then moved to Santo Domingo, the capital city of the Dominican Republic to teach English. She has always liked traveling and was thrilled to have the opportunity to move abroad and really experience a new culture. In her free time, she likes to dance, listen to music, cook, and explore new neighborhoods. Sarah's expat blog is called En lo Alto (see listing here) Lights at... Read on...
  • American Expat Living in Netherlands - Interview with Lee4 weeks ago Lee V. writes as the expat blogger "DutchInLaw" about life in the Netherlands. She moved overseas with her family as a child and is now addicted to the "backpack life," as she calls it. As a homeschooled teenager in Western Europe, she visited other countries and...
  • Italian Expat Living in Ireland - Interview with Aurora2 months ago She left Italy many years ago, looking for a new adventure! The adventure in Ireland turned out to be a little bit different from her initial dreams. But somehow, she still pursues them, by keeping the wheel turning! Aurora's expat blog is called love isn't for...
  • Australian Expat Living in England - Interview with Sasha3 months ago Throwing caution to the four winds, this small town Adelaide girl packed up her life so her worldly possessions consisted of two suitcases, a backpack and a banana to try her luck in big ol' London-town. Convinced she couldn't make a new life on her own on the...
  • German Expat Living in Canada - Interview with Kathrin3 months ago Kathrin is a freelance writer and social media expert living and working in Vancouver, BC. She currently writes for the German online magazine ligastudios.com and her personal expat blog thecuriouspretzel.wordpress.com. Prior to moving to Canada she was living...
  • American Expat Living in Austria - Interview with Michelle3 months ago Michelle is an American expat living in Vienna, Austria. After meeting a Bosnian-born Austrian citizen, she married and jumped on the opportunity to live in a European city. Having come from a small town in Connecticut, moving to Vienna was quite a big change, so...

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Latest News

Mother killed British family in Gibraltar murder-suicide case

A British family discovered dead in their Gibraltar house in March were killed by the Spanish mother, an inquest has been told. Thirty-seven-year-old Anarda De La Caridad Perez Friman stabbed her husband, four-year-old child and six-week old baby before committing suicide. Her husband, John Joseph Shannon from Liverpool, reportedly had wounds on his body indicating that he had tried to defend himself from the attack. North East Wales and Central Coroner John Gittins said at an inquest that Shannon’s body had been returned for... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Philippine authorities to export Thai over Facebook insults7 May Officials in the Philippines could export an expatriate Thai worker after he posted comments about locals on his Facebook page. The Bureau of Immigration ordered that Prasertsri Kosin, or Koko Narak on Facebook, was to be deported after locals complained he had...
  • Most expats enjoy life in the Netherlands6 May Eighty-four per cent of expats living in the Netherlands described life as “good to great”, while the main negative aspects were the language, health services and tax. The new survey, carried out by DutchNews.nl in mid-April, found that the vast majority of...
  • Finnish expats happy in Estonia6 May Most Finnish expats in neighbouring Estonia are enjoying life and would recommend theuir fellow countrymen to make the move, according to a recent online survey. Of the respondents, 59 per cent admitted that they would “definitely recommend” living in...
  • Rise in British expats investing in property1 May The number of British expats looking to invest in property back home has been on the up since the beginning of the year, according to a leading lender. deVere Mortgages revealed that in the first three months of the year, 75 per cent of all home loan enquiries...
  • British expat killed in Nepal quake1 May A British man living in Nepal was killed in the country’s devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake, the UK Foreign Office has confirmed. The Himalayan country was hit by the quake on Saturday and more than 6,000 people have been confirmed dead to date, while with...
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