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American Expat Living in Netherlands - Interview with Lee

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 studied the art, wars, and worldviews that shaped them. As a photojournalist in Eastern Europe, she traveled through countries and took thousands of photos of the inhabitants, events, and architecture (and the delicious food.) As a cross-cultural... Read on...
  • Italian Expat Living in Ireland - Interview with Aurora3 weeks 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...
  • German Expat Living in Canada - Interview with Kathrin2 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 Michelle2 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...
  • Filipino Expat Living in Singapore - Interview with Honey2 months ago Honey is a medical doctor and a lifestyle blogger. She was born in the Philippines, lived her high school life in Saudi Arabia and moved to Singapore in 2012. She is a self-proclaimed travel junkie, a foodie and a bookworm. She views life as an adventure and...

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Latest News

Drunk expat punches motorist in Dubai

A drunken Russian expat in Dubai punched a motorist in the face twice after saying the victim had parked in the wrong place, a court has been told. The 24-year-old man was set to go on trial faced with consuming alcohol and assault charges but did not show up at the Dubai court on Sunday. Prosecutors told that the assault on the 27-year-old Iranian occurred on 23 September. The victim explained that he was parking his vehicle outside his apartment block when the Russian approached him and struck the windscreen in a rage. He went... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • New Zealand issues increasing number of visas27 Apr New Zealand is becoming more and more popular with expats from all over the world, with the most recent data showing a rise in the number of work, visitor and student visas issued. Visitor arrivals to the country hit a record high for March, a rise of 15 per...
  • Benidorm wants Unesco status25 Apr Spain’s most popular holiday destination Benidorm is vying to be granted Unesco world heritage status. After you’ve checked the date and realised it’s not 1 April and it is actually Benidorm, yes Benidorm, frequented by hordes of drunken Brits year-round,...
  • World Bank reveals top migrant locations25 Apr The US, Germany, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Russia are the five most popular countries for expat workers, according to the latest data from the World Bank. The bank’s Migration and Development Brief also showed that the top five nations in...
  • Pattaya expat angers Thais with satirical cartoons23 Apr An expat in the Thailand resort town of Pattaya has caused a stir among locals by sharing satirical cartoons deemed offensive among Thais on his Facebook wall. Photographer Harris Black’s images resulted in him being criticised by a number of news websites...
  • Retired expats told to prove they are alive23 Apr An estimated five million Brits reside abroad and many of them are retirees who are claiming UK pensions; however, the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has the problem of knowing whether the correct person is drawing the funds as some countries do not share...
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