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Minimise Your Possessions for an Easy Move

The media conscious amongst us may have noticed the sea change in public mood towards increased, well, consciousness. In record numbers, people are embracing...

How Shipping Got Faster

immHere is an interesting infographic that we have designed that takes a look at the evolution of cargo shipping and how shipping has got...
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The Biggest Things Ever to be Transported by Sea

Shipping makes the world go round. Literally. Every day, thousands of containers are loaded on to enormous ships to begin their cross-continental journey to...

How Much Would it Cost to Ship Daenerys’ Army?

The new season of Game of Thrones is on the horizon and *spoiler alert* what this means is we’ll finally get to find out...
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Is Malta the new Spain?

Malta has been besieged more times than its people would care to remember – but the island is now facing a new invasion –...
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Where is the Best Destination to Become an Expat?

There are many reasons for wanting to up-sticks and leave the UK, better weather, a new job, a fresh start or perhaps economic uncertainty...
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More Brits Looking to Move Stateside Despite Trump Election

More people googled "move to canada" following the victory of President Trump on November 2016 than ever before. But immigration from the United States...
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Canada 101 – Culture, Cuisine, and Cost

From the rainforests of Vancouver to the fisheries of the East Coast, Newfoundland, Canada boasts green skylines, pristine rivers, and a friendly people always...
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Australia: East Coast v West Coast

Chill out in Perth or mellow out in Melbourne? The east and west coasts of Australia both have much to offer, but differ greatly...
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Expat Guide to Ottawa

Canada’s capital city, Ottawa, is in the province of Ontario and situated to the north east of the country. The city is rich in...
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South African Expats Tempted Back by Homecoming Campaign

With zero unemployment in certain skilled professions, and increasing opportunities back home, 400,000 expat white South Africans have moved back to South Africa since 2009. Reasons for...
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Things to do in Christchurch, New Zealand

If you're moving to New Zealand, don't miss out on visiting Christchurch - the garden city situated on the eastern coast of New Zealand’s South...
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Australian Food Favourites You Should Try

If you think of all of the different representatives of global cultures who have made their home in Australia, as well as recipes from...
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UK Expat Accounts Under Threat in the US

Following numerous global tax avoidance scandals, as well as the recent financial crisis, governments all over the world are trying to boost their tax...
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Living in San Francisco, California

The famous poet, Rudyard Kipling once said ‘the only drawback to living in San Francisco is how hard it is to leave’. The city...
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Healthcare in South Africa

Health is important. South Africa is famous for its health care, and expats will need to sign up for private healthcare insurance in order...