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American Expat Living in Brazil - Interview with Jeanie

Jeanie is a thirty year old who loves to bake, sew, and read when she's not binge-watching Friends on Netflix. She also loves to run, but since arriving in Governador Valadares, Brazil, she's found it a bit too hot. She emigrated from the United States, where she was in the military for over ten years, when her mother-in-law became ill. She's enjoying traveling around this new country and figuring out how to raise two small expats. Her experiences are shared in her blog Casa De Melo. Jeanie's expat blog is... Read on...
  • Finnish Expat Living in Canada - Interview with Melissa1 week ago Melissa's life got turned upside down after she fell in love with a Canadian during her studies in the UK. A few years later she now finds herself in French-speaking Canada, without a plan and without really speaking French. Always looking for new adventures,...
  • Dutch Expat Living in Peru - Interview with Tess & Antonio2 weeks ago After living in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Lima, Peru and extensive periods of traveling through South America Tess and Antonio are planning to move to The Netherlands later this year. It will be the first time that they as a couple have lived together in one of...
  • Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Morgan3 weeks ago Hello! Morgan is a Californian who loves to travel. Exploring different cultures, and foods, is what fills her drive to explore. When she's not traveling, she enjoys running, reading, cooking, crossfit and gardening. Rain or shine she's always ready to go on an...
  • South African Expat Living in Ireland - Interview with AJ aka Vossie2 months ago They arrived in Ireland on a very cold, blustery day in Jan 2001. The sleet froze their brains; some say his never thawed. They came for five years but remained. The roots are now too deep to return home yet he still feels like an expat. As outdoor folk coming...
  • Filipino Expat Living in Japan - Interview with Vic1 month ago What is the best part about an expat life in Japan? Studying, traveling, and living abroad at the same time! Vic's blog talks about his life in Kyoto and Japan. Where he reads, hikes, bikes, and eats! Vic is also an international student so his blog tells a...

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Latest News

Is citizenship or permanent residency the expat answer to Brexit

Ever since last Thursday’s shocking referendum result, social media has been buzzing with EU-based expat suggestions of how to avoid being forced back to the UK. Prior to the vote, expat media outlets in several EU member states carried reports that long-term British expats were hedging their bets by applying for citizenship of their countries of residency. Now that scary suspicions have been replaced by awful realities, many more are deciding to become French, Spanish or even Bulgarian rather than resume living in the UK.... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • Greek authorities shut down British expat run refugee centre28 Jun Tourism authorities on the Greek island of Lesvos have shut down a refugee centre run by two British expats, fining them €10,000 for running an unlicensed hotel. The 20-room centre, located in Molyvos village, was housed in a formerly derelict beachside hotel...
  • Will Brexit kill the Spanish property market28 Jun Recent good news that the Spanish property market is finally escaping years in the doldrums has been overturned by Brexit and the slump in sterling. Although a glimmer of hope for long-term British expats on the Costas was given yesterday by the Spanish prime...
  • Brexit voters turn Bregret and call for second referendum27 Jun Common sense, changed minds, political and economic chaos, the postal vote scandal and a dose of reality following last week’s Brexit win are all sparking calls for a second referendum. After one of the world’s most poorly-run, deceptive and potentially...
  • UK expats in Thailand worried about Brexit reverberations27 Jun As the value of sterling shrinks due to the disastrous and unexpected result of the Brexit referendum, expats living in the southeast Asian retirement hub as well as visitors are expressing their concern. According to Thailand’s popular English language...
  • Postal voting scandal ignites worldwide expat fury 27 Jun Following a report in the Independent newspaper last Thursday, an increasing number of British expats involved in the postal votes scandal are calling for a second referendum. Expats living in EU member states, the USA, Australia and across the world now have...
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