Editorial Team

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How to choose the right health insurance for expats

October 13, 2019
When moving abroad, the first thing to do is to choose the right international health insurance, fundamental for any expat. Health insurance is important in some countries also as proof for getting an initial residence permit, for others it is…
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Top 10 Safest Cities in The World

September 01, 2019
The Safe Cities Index is an index that identifies the safest cities in the world. The report ranks 60 cities across 57 different indicators. The various indicators covers digital security, health security, infrastructure security and personal…
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5 Best Holiday destinations for Expats in Thailand

April 28, 2019
Thailand is one of the most popular places for good living abroad. This part of the world has a year-round tropical climate, delicious food, affordable & high-quality healthcare, and a low cost of living among other things. Apart from the welcoming…
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How to Negotiate a Salary Increase Step by Step Guide

April 12, 2019
One of the most controversial topics to be writing on. One of the biggest ‘worth of words’ is only known to a writer that expects nothing but a “loyal increment” in return. Since I’m a writer and I know what credentials I hold when it comes to my job…
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8 Apps to Make Moving Abroad Easier (Infographic)

February 26, 2019
It’s no secret that the process of moving abroad can be tough as it’s easy to become overwhelmed by all the things you have to do in order to get settled. Fortunately, today’s expats have the technology to support them with hundreds of apps…
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What expatriation really is

February 08, 2019
Very often I get messages on Instagram asking me if it's easy to find a job in Australia, if it's easy to find an apartment, if it's easy to make friends, and if it's easy to earn money. I am still surprised by these questions, which in my opinion do…
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Life in Italy

February 05, 2019
Life in Italy is beautiful, exciting, fun-filled and easy to get used to… My two years living in Italy were amazing, it has easily been a life-changing experience for myself and helped me to understand what really matters to me in life. I can…
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7 Tips on how to open a business in Barcelona

January 30, 2019
Setting up a business in sunny Barcelona is many people’s dream come true.  But, as anyone who has bought or leased commercial property in Barcelona will tell you, there can be many processes and administrative hoops to jump through before you can…
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Creating a Stress-Free Tax Solution for U.S. Expats

January 27, 2019
The StoryImagine being an American who just left the United States for a new career and life with your soul mate who happens to be an Austrian citizen. You’re filled with different emotions but mostly excited to start a life in Europe. Then when tax…
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Abigail’s experience of living and working in Hanoi

January 22, 2019
With one of the fastest growing economies in Asia, Vietnam is seeing a rise in expats who are choosing the country as their first choice for living and working. In 2017 Abigail Burrow found herself making the same decision and moved to Hanoi, the…
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A Scandinavian in Sardinia: a breakdown over tea

January 16, 2019
Bee is from Norway originally and has lived for 11 years in Scotland. She loved it there and would happily move back at some point. So, why and how did she end up in Sardinia?"What brought me to Sardinia was a red kayak on Instagram. I was following…
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The Top 10 Most Expensive Cities in the World

November 30, 2018
Take your guess, what is the most expensive city in the world? I did the same and the results were a bit different, at least for the order of some of the following cities. Maybe some of you already live in these cities and can also give us personal…
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