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
- 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..
- Postcards from the Rainbow Nation
Frequency shiftings, transformations and Deja vu's from the bottom of Africa (by Michalya)
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
- Hidden financial and legal hurdles cause most expat stress
A recently released survey warns that would-be expats seeking a new life overseas should watch out for hidden hurdles such as tax and currency issues or unfamiliar legalities. Up to 400,000 Brits...
- Windfalls waiting for thousands of missing Standard Life expat customers
Tens of thousands of former Standard Life customers have been missing out on a share of the huge cash pile distributed by the company when it went public eight years ago. The former mutual...
- US expat woes increase thanks to FATCA
A recent survey undertaken with a sample of US expats living in popular destinations revealed that almost three-quarters of respondents had considered voluntarily renouncing their citizenship to...
- New QROPS opportunities for Brit expats in USA
Over the past two years, the use by US residents with UK pensions of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pensions Schemes (QROPS) has been complicated by the IRS’s objections to the scheme. For...
- British banks closing accounts held by expats with no UK address
The recent move by British banks to close down long-standing current accounts owned by UK expats is causing major problems in overseas retirement destinations. A number of British banks,...