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Skill Shortages Causing Job Boom in Australia and New Zealand

For people struggling to find work in the United Kingdom or simply seeking a change in lifestyle, you're in luck. Though it can seem...
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Living in Cape Town: A Guide

Offering endless opportunities for an outdoor lifestyle, South Africa is now home to hundreds of thousands of expats from around the world and particularly...
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Understanding English Down Under

If you're thinking of relocating to Australia, you might be taking comfort in the fact that, though on the other side of the world, they...
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Once an American, Not Always an American

From every nation comes a select group of people that, for whatever reason, will eventually immigrate permanently elsewhere. America is no different. But a...
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Buying a property overseas

Tips and advice on buying an overseas property Looking to buy an overseas property. Whether you are looking for property in Spain or Portugal, or even...
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Food and Drink Guide to Canada

Canada is a multicultural country and so many influences have found their way into the very fabric of Canadian society. This is especially noticeable...
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Where to Live For Newcomers to Canada

Canada is a huge country and deciding where to live may well be dependent on jobs as well as education, healthcare, communities and other...
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Essential South Africa Guide for Expats

When living and working in South Africa it can take time to know the essentials of day-to-day living like where to go for recycling,...
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Guide to the Cost of Living in South Africa

The cost of living in South Africa is fairly reasonable when compared to some other western countries. In fact the 2012 Mercer rankings put...
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Buying a House in South Africa

South Africa has not escaped the global depression and house prices have fallen over the past few years, although that decline does seem to...
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Education in Canada

Canada has a highly rated education system and in fact has 3 universities listed in the Times Higher Education World 2012; the University of...
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A Guide on Working in South Africa

Since the abolition of apartheid, South Africa's trading relations have gone from strength to strength, resulting in a strong economy which, whilst it has...
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Getting a Permanent Visa for Canada

Canada is a desirable country to live for many and regularly tops the charts for British expats seeking a better quality of life there....
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Living in the US: American Culture

If all you know about the US comes from television and films then you really need to rethink your expectations of living in the...
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New Zealand: The Perfect Place to Start a Family

Many people choose to emigrate for economic reasons, employment and better weather but for parents and couples wishing to start a family, another strong...
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Your Essential Guide to New Zealand Culture

Whilst many of those who first settled in New Zealand were Europeans, New Zealand now has quite a diverse culture that has influences from...