With beautiful weather and an affordable cost of living, Costa Rica is one of the best retirement destinations for expats. And while expats from all over the world flock to Costa Rica every year, we hear the same question all the time: is Costa Rica safe? We’ve reviewed the stats and compiled some data to […]
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Big salaries and ultra-luxurious lifestyles… it’s no surprise that Dubai is an attractive place for many expats. In fact, 85% of Dubai’s residents are expats or migrant workers. Men also outnumber women by 3 to 1. Based on these numbers alone, it’s easy to see that expat life in Dubai is very different from life […]
How to Furnish an Apartment on a Budget As an expatriate, you want to make your new home feel like home. But it’s also crucial that you stick to your budget. Good news, expats. There are dozens of ways you can decorate and furnish an apartment on a budget. Check out these tips for how […]
A Guide to Eating Well and Healthy Living for Expats in Malaysia Malaysia is an increasingly popular destination with those who are looking to relocate for work, and was recently ranked in the top 10 countries worldwide for expat social life and integration as well as for the quality of properties and healthcare available. Known […]
One of the beautiful things about working for years upon years to be successful is that one day it all ends. Suddenly, you are finished-depending on your retirement funds you are set around 60-65 years old, and you have lots of living to do still! A situation that is becoming increasingly popular for those who […]
Living as an Expatriate in Singapore An island that was first occupied predominantly by fisherman has changed its clientele over the years. Singapore just recently became the sixth most expensive city in Asia for an expat to live in according to a survey by consultancy ECA International. This new title has pushed it to pass […]
Spending Christmas Abroad for the First Time? Your first Christmas abroad can be exciting, even exhilarating. It’s a time to make new traditions, try new foods, and see your new home in a brand new way. But there are also moments of loneliness, even homesickness. Perhaps more than ever you really feel just how far […]
Our Suggestions for Best Apps for Living Abroad Technology has made the world of travel even more convenient! If you aren’t already taking advantage of apps to make your life easier- the time to start is now. Here are just a few great apps for living abroad and will hopefully make your time overseas run […]
Why the Expat Life Abroad is So Great! More than likely you know the obvious reasons why becoming an expat can be a smart move. However, there are a number of reasons beyond pleasing currency exchange rates and getting to travel frequently that you should know about. Read on to see 4 secrets why expat […]
Relocating to a new country can be an exciting, yet life-altering experience. If you’re on the fence about becoming an expat, see if you can relate to any of these 5 signs you’re ready to relocate. The reasons to move abroad may vary by person and we definitely did not include them all. One of […]