Each month the US Department of State continuously releases travel warning and alerts for countries around the world. Although these warnings have been created by the US government and speak directly to US citizens- they are helpful resources for anyone traveling abroad as they raise light to current conditions. If you haven’t been able to […]
Expatriates Blog : News, Resources, and Advice
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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- Should You Have An Expat Blog?
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 […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
If you are currently a working expat in the Sultanate of Oman or plan to relocate there for a job, your plans might be at risk to change soon. There are past reports that the Minister of Manpower Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser Al Bakri confirmed that about 100,000 expats in Oman will soon be out […]
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 […]