As a traveler, it’s important to stay up to date on health matters around the world. Doing so can ensure the safety of yourself and your family. The Ebola outbreak has become a concerning matter as it continues to spread through West Africa- know the facts and if you’re at risk. In mid-March there were […]
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Hurricane and Typhoon season is official here. The Eastern Pacific season started May 15th and just recently on June 1st the Atlantic hurricane season also began. Unlike other natural disasters like tornados or earthquakes, hurricanes often give those who will be effected time to prepare. However, it’s still important to be prepared before a warning […]
Summer is here and even if you don’t plan to relocate any time soon, if you have a vacation coming up, make sure that you’re not going somewhere that is on this list of countries with travel warnings! Check out what new travel warnings the US Department of State have added to the list. May […]
Every country has at least one great health tip to take note of and adopt. We have compiled a few great tips that you as an expat are sure to want to include in your diet and routine. Check out the suggested tips and start taking advantage of them. Whether you are trying to eat […]
If you’re traveling without a loved one- especially for a long period of time, it’s not always an easy road. Keeping in contact with those you had to leave behind is important, but often difficult to find ways other than talking on the phone to stay up to date on their life- and keep them […]
Each month the United States Department of State issues new travel warnings and travel alerts. Those who are traveling should check these warnings before they travel to ensure that their destination country does not have an active warning or alert. Travelers can view the May Travel Warnings here: April 4th: Kenya Due to recent threats […]
Becoming an expat can be a great experience and most of the time is an exciting journey. However, every once in a while culture shock will creep in and put a damper on any excitement you once had. It’s important to know that culture shock is a common occurrence, and there are ways to help […]
Making new friends as an expat can be more difficult than it seems- especially if you don’t yet fluently speak the language of your host country. Luckily, there are many great ways that you can ease the pain of adjusting to a new location and develop a list of new friend to make your host […]
In March the US Department of State issued eight additional travel warnings, this month there has already been one new warning posted as well. If you plan on travelling in the near future you will want to check out the April travel warning update and make sure your destination country is not on it. March […]
Although the family pet quickly becomes a member of the family, when planning to relocate you must ask yourself a few questions before assuming Fido can make the move with you. Here are 5 questions to ask before moving your pet abroad: 1Can they physically handle it? Pets who aren’t in the best shape perhaps […]