Guest Post by Steve Harris New Year is a time when people take stock of their lot, with many pondering "would I be better off somewhere else?" Millions of Brits live abroad both temporarily and permanently, and if you are considering joining them for an exciting new life in the sun -- or just an … [Read more...] about Leaving the Country – is it Worth the Hassle?
Best Places to Find Expat Life Information, Ideas and Tips
Blogs by and about expats are a great place to find information, ideas, tips, and get a general feel for what it might be like to live elsewhere. Here are a dozen interesting expat blogs I've found recently. Europe Expat in Germany provides information about living in Germany (and a little bit … [Read more...] about Best Places to Find Expat Life Information, Ideas and Tips
Do I Regret Moving Overseas?
Guest Post by Michelle Garrett Moving overseas was one of the best things I could have done. I am frequently asked by the British ‘why do you stay in Britain?’ as if I’m half crazy. They say it like that because of the weather. My short answer is that I live in Britain for love: my husband is … [Read more...] about Do I Regret Moving Overseas?
9 Expat Blogs to Follow
It's been a while since I've done any kind of list, so I thought I'd give you a look today at some of the expat blogs I follow, and that you might find helpful, too. [ad#Google Adsense Double] Empty Nest Expat. Currently living in Prague, the blogger describes herself as "an American expatriate … [Read more...] about 9 Expat Blogs to Follow
Which Countries Have the Best Health Care?
In the Expat Web group on LinkedIn, a member asked recently, “As an Expat, which countries do you think have the best and worst health care systems?” Belgium, Spain, Switzerland, Canada, Malta and France all received positive comments. One poster said Japan’s was “the worst I ever experienced.” … [Read more...] about Which Countries Have the Best Health Care?
Health Care and Expatriation
A few days ago, I asked the question, “Is US health care driving Americans to move abroad?” The response was swift. “Of course it is,” wrote Lya Sorano, Atlanta businesswoman. “Hardly a month passes in which I do not hear about a friend-of-a-friend or former neighbor decamping to Mexico or Costa … [Read more...] about Health Care and Expatriation