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American Expat Living in Italy - Interview with Alexa

Alexa is an American expat living and working in Bologna, Italy. After graduating from college and getting her TEFL certification, she moved abroad to teach English and learn Italian. She currently works as a English teacher at a private school in the city center. With Bologna being only an hour and a half away from Florence and two and half hours away from Milan, it's the perfect city to call home. In her free time, Alexa travels around Italy, taking advantage of the well-organized public transportation... Read on...
  • American Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Cherie4 months ago Cherie and Dirk met online several years ago and started dating. This blog is the story of how they met, managed to date while living in two different countries, and eventually moved to Germany together. Cherie shares stories about all of their adventures leading...
  • Filipino Expat Living in United Arab Emirates - Interview with JM Kayne4 months ago JM Kayne is a Filipina expat from Cebu Philippines and currently resides in Abu Dhabi UAE. She is a Teacher by profession and in Abu Dhabi she works as a Training Officer of an Oil & Gas company. She is also the Editor-in-chief of her community magazine called...
  • Belgian Expat Living in Korea South - Interview with Marie6 months ago Marie is the blogger behind Be Marie Korea. She is 24 years old, living in the capital of Korea. Now she is working as a freelance designer and writer. Marie's expat blog is called Be Marie Korea (see listing here) Busan Cultural VillageHere's the interview with...
  • Austrian Expat Living in Jordan - Interview with Sabrina7 months ago My name is Sabrina, I’m 31 years old from Austria. Before I came to Jordan, I spent about five years as a project manager for a Viennese advertising and event agency. Quite interesting and challenging, but I always felt that there is more to explore. At the...
  • Indian Expat Living in Australia - Interview with Harsh8 months ago Harsh is an Indian expat living in Australia. He is founder of Aussian - a unique blog that provides useful tips and information on moving to Australia. Based on his experience, he knew that it's a huge lifestyle change and people are fraught with so many...

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Latest News

Surge in Spanish property sales to Brits still ongoing

The latest Spanish property market figures show purchases by Brits are still soaring. Following its years in the doldrums, Spain’s real estate sector is again the focus of a surge in property purchases by would-be expats and those looking for second homes in the sun. Rather than suppressing interest from British home buyers as expected, Brexit seems to have spurred a rush to buy before March next year. It seems many hopefully long-term expats are deciding to trade in their British passports for a chance to live in a Brexit-free... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Expat teachers in Abu Dhabi blamed for poor pupil performance 26 Apr UAE lawmakers and the Minister of State of Public Education recently found themselves embroiled in a heated debate over the comparative merits of expat versus Emirati teachers. The main thread of the argument was that Emirati children who’re failing public...
  • EEA and EU expat nurses flee NHS due to Brexit uncertainty26 Apr In 2017, almost four thousand EU and EEA-qualified expat nurses left their NHS jobs and the UK. A total of 3,962 fully qualified and experienced nurses and midwives from EEA and EU member states have now left their NHS jobs and moved on out of the UK. The...
  • Expats in Netherlands devastated by cutdown in 30 per cent ruling 25 Apr Whilst admitting changing the time period on the 30 per cent tax cut for newly arrived expat professionals could be justifiable, long-term expats in the Netherlands are devastated by the prospect of losing out. Yesterday’s announcement of the reduction in...
  • Potential buy to let expat landlords warned to watch out for tax traps25 Apr Buy to let property in the UK has become a favourite investment for British expats overseas, but tax traps await those who don’t check their liabilities. Even although the UK’s property market is slowing at the present time, would-be expat investors in...
  • Famous British superhero to run across America for childrens charities 25 Apr Three years after he stunned the world with his superhero-costumed spectacular cross-Canada charity run, Jamie McDonald is at it again! Now known as a real-life superhero after his 5,000 mile dash across Canada during which he raised £250,000 for charities...
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