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British Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Paul

Paul is from a large town in the UK called Swindon. At more than one point, he told himself he would probably never live in another town or city in his life-time because Swindon had everything he needed.... How wrong he was. In 2014 Paul met a German girlfriend and since then has moved with her to live in 3 different cities; Amsterdam, Frankfurt and now Wiesbaden, Germany. A former broadcaster for the American Forces Network in Wiesbaden he was affectionately known as "Paul the Brit" to his largely... Read on...
  • Australian Expat Living in Fiji - Interview with Somer2 weeks ago Somer is an Aussie expat living in Fiji, and founder of the website Me and Fiji, which is an information source for families looking to relocate to the island nation. She has lived in Fiji for many years with her family including her two Daughters and Husband. ...
  • British Expat Living in Germany - Interview with James2 months ago 10 years ago, James swapped England’s postindustrial West Midlands for the beautiful German city of Wiesbaden. Some old habits die hard. Nutella and coffee will never replace a Sunday morning cup of tea and bacon sandwich. His local adopted Bundesliga team are...
  • Croatian Expat Living in Russia - Interview with Iva2 months ago In my other life, before Moscow, I was a career woman. As life is not predictable, in a matter of few months, my husband got a job in Moscow, Russia and I decided to become a CEO of home, taking care of our two kids and a dog. Trying to understand and cope with...
  • Belgian Expat Living in France - Interview with Maya3 months ago 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...
  • British Expat Living in Singapore - Interview with ispyprettyplaces3 months 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...

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Latest News

Expat retirees in France can expect a longer life

A recent study has confirmed the French are living longer than those in most other countries, making it the perfect destination for expat retirees. According to a French study of life expectancy across the world, French elder citizens are fortunate they were born there due to the fact that life expectancy is at one of the world’s highest levels and still increasing. For example, women’s average age is now approaching 90, and men aren’t far behind. The country has been attracting expat retirees for decades, and it now seems the... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • LibDem leader Farron calls for MPs for Brit expats in Europe 25 May The leader of the Liberal Democrat political party is urging increased parliamentary representation for the 1.2 million British expatriates living in EU member states. LibDem leader Tim Farron is suggesting new constituencies with their own members of...
  • US expat survey notes increasing dissatisfaction with US government 25 May The latest version of an annual US expat survey has revealed a growing number of respondents are unhappy with their government. The US Expat Opinion Survey was based on expats' feelings about taxes, the 2016 presidential election, government representation,...
  • Thailand worlds deadliest country for motorcycle accidents 24 May Motorcycles are the Thai choice for personal transport, but the country’s annual total of accidents and fatalities involving two wheels is the highest in the world. For the majority of Thais as well as a huge number of tourists and expats, motorcycles...
  • Survey shows favourite countries for expat professionals24 May Uncertainly about where to relocate is beginning to haunt expats’ lives, but some countries are still attractive for professionals determined to make the move. Immigration issues are causing uncertainty in many former expat hubs including the USA and UK, but...
  • EU demands lifetime protection for all expats rights 24 May The EU is demanding a lifetime guarantee of rights for all expats affected by Brexit. The demand was made as part of the EU’s negotiation directives, and is focused on the rights and status of all expat citizens and their families, both in the UK and in the...
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