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Belgian Expat Living in France - Interview with Maya

Born to Belgian parents in the Middle East, Maya moved to Belgium when she was 3 months old and, except for a year spent in the US when she was 4, has lived all her life in Brussels. That is until she moved to France mid-2013. In another lifetime she was an HR professional and for 14 years worked for international banks. It all changed when she moved to the country next door, from the bubbling Brussels life to the somewhat calmer, greener and well, let's say it, countryside life in Chantilly, just North of... Read on...
  • British Expat Living in Singapore - Interview with ispyprettyplaces2 weeks ago Hi I'm ispyprettyplaces, found and owner of the ispyprettyplaces blog. Since the age of 11 I've been an expat living in 4 different countries. I caught the travel bug pretty early in life and so spend as much free time as possible discovering beautiful places on...
  • Canadian Expat Living in France - Interview with Ashley2 weeks ago Ashley is a Canadian freelance photographer living in Provence, France. With her blog, CuriousProvence, she shares her passion for cooking, the markets of Provence and the Provencal lifestyle. Ashley's expat blog is called Curious Provence (see listing...
  • Swedish Expat Living in Portugal - Interview with byRaDe2 months ago byRaDe publishes weekly columns that are observations and thoughts about the many, small, big, fun, awkward, obvious, hidden, everyday differences that are so there when living in another culture. byRaDe is an energetic and curious personality who loves to do...
  • British Expat Living in USA - Interview with Vicki3 months ago Vicki is a British expat who's lived in the USA for over 30 years. She started out as a student at grad school in Philadelphia, and has since lived and worked in New Haven and Chicago, before settling back in the Philadelphia suburbs and raising a family. After...
  • American Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Eifel Mausi5 months ago Eifel Mausi is a small town Texas girl who followed love across the world. Today she lives in the Eifel region with her German husband, teaches at a local university, and continues to work on her German skills as she shares the beauty, history, and culture of the...

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Latest News

Are UK expats protected from Brexit effects by an EU directive

In a surprising article published on the eve of Therese May’s invoking of Article 50, its author states her insistence of using EU expats in the UK as bargaining chips for UK expats in Europe is invalidated by an existing EU law. The article’s author claims he published an open letter to the British PM at the beginning of this month, to which he has not as yet received a reply. A personal email attempting to alert Brexiteers to the law was sent to Brexit Secretary David Davis and has also been ignored, but members of the Commons... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Survey notes depression and stress amongst UK and EU expats alike 28 Mar Tomorrow is the point of no return for the UK in Europe, as Theresa May activates Article 50 and effectively ends decades of being part of a Greater Europe. Since the referendum result was announced last June, concerns about many aspects of the divorce from...
  • Letter to EU Facebook page tells it like it is for UK residents and expats28 Mar Following last Saturday’s Unite for Europe anti-Brexit protest march in London, a UK expat living in Greece has started a Facebook page showing a letter she wrote to all EU member states’ officials setting out the facts about the UK’s support for Brexit....
  • Corbyn calls for immediate repeal of UK frozen pension legislation27 Mar UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has joined the fight to repeal Britain’s hated ‘frozen pensions’ policy by calling for an immediate parliamentary vote to repeal the ruling. Corbyn has been a strong supporter of the campaign to end expat frozen...
  • Newbie expat mistakes and how to correct them 27 Mar Moving overseas is a stressful experience, whatever your reason for leaving the home country, but avoiding the headaches caused by obvious mistakes isn’t as hard as it may seem. In the rush to make sure you, your family if applicable and even the dog arrive...
  • Study shows expat millennials more than happy in Belgium 27 Mar Expats come in all shapes, sizes and ages, with millennials in Belgium the latest addition to the international expatriate community. Data from a thinktank study for BNP Paribas has shown that almost all expat millenials living and working in this small...
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