American Expats In South Africa
If you are looking to connect with American expats in South Africa, then this page brings together all the latest expat blogs South Africa written by American bloggers, any interviews, articles and news items we have here at ExpatsBlog.com.
Latest Blogs by American Expats Living in South Africa
our family's stories from South Africa
- Meanderings with Melissa
Hi, I'm Melissa, just a twenty-something American girl struck with wanderlust and am now currently spending my time exploring beautiful South Africa.
- Peace, Love & Giraffes
Expat chasing adventure in South Africa. I'm a Traveler. Optimist. Foodie. Nature-lover. Wannabe Golfer. Soul-searcher. Join me as I show you what it's like to live in the Rainbow Nation.
- The South AfriKhan
Chronicling the African adventures of Sarah Khan, a New York travel editor turned Cape Town-based freelance writer. Covering food, hotels, travel (within SA and beyond), social observations, and much more as of a New Yorker in Cape Town
- Treasure Tromp
Discovering life's little treasures one adventure at a time. Current adventure: moving to South Africa..
Latest Expat Interviews/ Articles
- German Expat Living in South Africa - Interview with Regina
Regina is a German expatriate and co-author of Living in South Africa, an expat guide book on moving to, working in and enjoying life in South Africa. She has lived and worked in the USA, Australia,...
- From Manhattan to Cape Town, Expat Interview with Sarah
Sarah Khan was an editor at Travel + Leisure magazine in New York City when, pretty much on a whim, she went to South Africa for a week on vacation in April 2012. In her four days in Cape Town, she...
- Expat Interview With Sine Thieme - American Expat In South Africa
Sine Thieme, also known as Joburg Expat among her fellow expats and bloggers in Johannesburg, moved from Kansas to South Africa in 2010 (just in time for the Soccer World Cup) together with her...
Latest News Relating to South Africa or Usa
- Is corruption a disincentive to potential expats
Adjusting to a new culture is one of the trickiest tasks facing newly arrived expats although, in the long term, corruption may be the hardest issue to tackle. The vast majority of expats from the...
- Expat professionals in Africa becoming less attractive to employers
In spite of Africa’s continent-wide skills shortage and need for foreign expertise, the numbers of expats working for multinational companies is on the decrease. For international companies...
- UK expat family to lose home to compulsory purchase
A disabled British expat, his carer wife and her mother have just two months to leave their Spanish home before it’s knocked down to make room for a bypass. John Grey and his wife Deborah...
- USA expats start international girls only soccer team in South Korea
Two American expats living in South Korea have initiated a girls’ only soccer programme in the hope it will encourage participation in team sports by young Koreans. John Starling and Donovan...
- Expat buy to let mortgage demand still strong
In spite of new restrictions introduced by the government in March’s budget, the expat buy to let mortgage market is seeing increased demand for its products. Expats wishing to maintain a...