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Expat Brits Love Affair with Australia

We Brits have always been a nation of wanderers, you can go back a thousand years or more to see how we’ve managed to...
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New Zealand house prices to soar due to immigration increase

Those of us who are thinking seriously about relocating to New Zealand had better prepare for a rather sharp price raise in real estate. New Zealand...
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NZ Students Warned Over Debts

Australian students who have made the move to New Zealand and have incurred debts from student loans are being warned that they could face a possible...
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A Taste of the Mediterranean: Cypriot Cuisine

If you're soon moving to the Mediterranean nation of Cyprus, one of the great things you've got to look forward to is the cuisine. The...
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An Education in Cyprus

For those relocating to Cyprus with families, education will be an important factor in making your decision. Regardless of the age of your children, you'll be...
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Canada Introduces Start-Up Visa Programme

In a world-first initiative, Canada has installed a new visa programme aimed at foreign entrepreneurs, in a bid to encourage economic growth in Canada....
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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...