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American Expat Living in England Interview with Jen

Jen is an American expat living in London by way of Seattle for her job since September 2013. She started ladyrelocated.com to document her experiences for family and friends back home, and discovered the added benefit of connecting with other expats and travelers around the world by sharing her story. Relocation has been a major theme in her life since leaving Salem, Oregon to attend college in Washington. Since then she has lived in 5 cities across 3 countries, and traveled to dozens of destinations... Read on...
  • Ukrainian Expat Living in Czech Republic - Interview with Yuliya4 days ago Yuliya has been on the move since 17. While living in London she met her husband who was a student in the same Uni. Originally from Moscow, he came to UK when he was 12. They've been together for almost ten years now, sharing expat experiences in UK, Germany,...
  • American Expat Living in England - Interview with Ellen6 days ago Ellen Hawley is an American living in Cornwall. She is a fiction writer and blogger and has worked as an editor, a teacher of creative writing, a cab driver, a waitress, an assembler, a janitor, a file clerk, and for four panicky hours a receptionist. Her blog is...
  • Latvian Expat Living in Czech Republic - Interview with Olga1 week ago Olga Loucka is a blogger at goodfoodclinic.com She studied and lived in England, the Netherlands and Czech Republic. She studied international law at AAU university in Prague, obtained her Masters in Marketing from Ashworth University and received a degree in...
  • American Expat Living in Finland - Interview with Michele1 week ago Michele is a late bloomer, getting (re)married at 50, and moving halfway across the globe to join her new husband in Finland! She's got three grown girls back in the States, and she's just waiting to bring her dog over in December so that they can go adventuring...
  • British Expat Living in Colombia - Interview with Naomi2 weeks ago Naomi has lived in Argentina, Mexico and most recently Bogota, Colombia (for reasons of the heart...). Adapting to life in Bogota has been one of her greatest challenges in life yet! Thus she has used her blog How to.. Bogota to reflect on these experiences, and...

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British expats in Spain warned about healthcare registration

The UK’s Department of Health has warned Spanish-based expats that they have to properly register with authorities in the country to make sure they have full protection in the state healthcare system. “Moving to Spain? Think about Healthcare!” is the new video produced by the department. The video, which informs would be expats that the process can take weeks, also points out to Brits that the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) will not act as cover as it is only meant for short-term visitors to the Iberian country. The... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Brit expat in Portugal gets 12 months for benefit fraud14 Nov A British woman living in Portugal has been handed a 12-month prison sentence after falsely claiming the benefits of her deceased mother. Maria Joao Ferreira Lucas claimed more than £73,500 by posing as her mother, who died in January 2008. Instead of informing...
  • Taiwan best place for expat healthcare13 Nov Taiwan has been named the number one country in the world for expats in terms of having the cheapest and best medical facilities, according to a new survey. The research showed that almost seven in 10 expats in the east Asian country said healthcare costs them...
  • British expats described as unsociable13 Nov British expats do not properly integrate after emigrating, according to a new survey, which says they prefer to stick to their own social groups. British expats living in United Arab Emirates and African countries are the least integrated, said the study, which...
  • Threat of easy access strikes fear into UK pension providers12 Nov UK pension providers are likely to see a massive increase in the number of 100 per cent drawdown applications following next April’s take-up of the new pension rules. One of the UK’s largest drawdown providers, Standard Life, fears that many thousands of...
  • New hunt in unsolved Maddy abduction case reveals two UK expat suspects12 Nov New investigations into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann seven years ago have identified a number of new suspects, two of whom are UK expats who were living in the Algarve resort of Praia da Luz at the time. Portuguese police have declared the two Brits...
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