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British Expat Living in South Africa - Interview with Lucille

Lucille has three nationalities and no home country, and as a result is slightly confused as to where exactly she is from. Born in England to Dutch and South African parents, Lucille has lived in five countries on three continents. She currently calls South Africa home (but not for long) and is raising two tri-national bilingual boys to be as nomadic as she is. There's a husband in the mix too, and it's all thanks to him that they are living the nomadic life. Lucille's expat blog is called Expitterpattica... Read on...
  • British Expat Living in USA - Interview with Caroline2 weeks ago Caroline is a British expat living in Austin, Texas. In March 2014 she relocated to Austin due to her husband's work bringing two young children and two cats with them. Over the past eighteen years Caroline has graduated with a BA Hons degree in Media, worked full...
  • American Expat Living in Dominican Republic - Interview with Sarah3 weeks ago 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...
  • American Expat Living in Netherlands - Interview with Lee1 month 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 Aurora1 month 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 Sasha2 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...

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Latest News

Qatar-based British expat killed by shipping container

A British expat in Qatar was killed at the weekend when a shipping container fell of the back of a truck onto his car, reports from the Gulf state say. The man was said to be driving down a coastal road when a lorry leaving the port in the capital Doha turned onto the street which caused the shipping container it was transporting to become unbalanced and fell onto his car, according to an eyewitness. The British citizen, who was reported to be 45, is believed to have been the only person in the car when the accident occurred.... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Expats lose £850m worth of pensions29 May Roughly 250,000 British expat pensioners have lost out on pensions benefits worth in the region of £850m due to the fact that UK pension scheme trustees have lost trace of them since they emigrated. The estimate arrives after data gathered by...
  • British mother ordered to reside near abusive ex-partner in Spain27 May A British mother is appealing to the High Court to have a repatriation order stating she must live near her abusive ex-boyfriend in the Spanish region of Granada overturned. The woman, 19, who has remained anonymous for legal reasons, said that her Spanish...
  • Imprisonment for one killer of Miss Venezuela and British expat27 May One of the killers of former Miss Venezuela Monica Spear and her ex-husband, British expat Thomas Berry, has been handed a 25-year jail term. Twenty-five-year-old Gerardo Jose Contreras Alvarez was jailed after confessing to his part in the murder of the two,...
  • Expats living in Spain to be affected by EU inheritance law26 May Expats in Spain could see their estates handed out against their intentions and their families having to fork out more tax than they should if they have not made a will. Spain is the most popular destination among emigrating British retirees, with thousands...
  • Expats investing more in UK property26 May Expat investment in British buy-to-let property is on the up, according to offshore bankers Skipton International. The bank’s managing director Jim Coupe said that there has been strong interest from all across the globe, but particularly the UAE. He...
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