Hurricane and Typhoon season is official here. The Eastern Pacific season starts May 15th and the Atlantic hurricane season begins on June 1st. 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 is even in […]
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News, advice, and articles for expatriates, global nomads, and international citizens worldwide. Here we will provide expert advice on world travel, expatriate living, and world news. Our blog is focused not on travel tips but on real-life advice, tools, and resources. to make your life abroad better.
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Advice on Eating Healthy from Around the Globe 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 […]
If you are traveling without a loved one, especially for a long period of time, it is 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 […]
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 […]
You’ve done it! You made the life transition and became an expat in a new country. Even if you’ve relocated for your career, you will not have a shortage on new, exciting experiences- especially during your first year. In hopes of creating a digital diary to reflect on the way you view each new experience […]
More than half of all expat parents in the UAE spend less than one hour each day with their children, according to TheNational. Fifty-nine percent of these parents say the lack of family time with children is due to long working hours and commutes but television and internet also play a part. Only 5 percent […]
The HSBC Expat Explorer survey is the largest global expat survey of its kind – with over 7,000 expats contributing to topics like finance, culture, feeling welcome, healthcare and raising children. The 2013 survey results are in meaning we now have the latest information and feedback on what other expats have to say about the […]
Obtaining a visa for international travel can take weeks at the best. If you are a US citizen looking to travel outside the US without having to go through the hassle of obtaining a visa, you have multiple options available. Last year American citizens and nationals were able to travel without a visa to 166 […]
If you will be relocating to Belize and want to become a permanent resident, the process can be quite a challenge, but also rewarding in the end. A few of the benefits that you will be able to enjoy as a Belize permanent resident include the traveling in and out of the country with ease, voting in […]
Delayed flight travel is here as the list of postponed flights continued to build on Monday as a result of federal budget cuts forcing thousands of air-traffic controllers and airport safety inspectors to take a mandatory unpaid day off. Most of the delayed flights from the US on Monday were seen on the East coast, […]