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American Expat Living in Spain - Interview with Jiab & Jim

Jiab, born and raised in Thailand, is from one side of the world. Jim, a born and bred Texan, is from the other side. Jiab is quiet, serious, and reserved. She has a no-nonsense attitude, is frugal, and analyzes every decision with meticulous mathematical precision, living by the motto, “When you think you’ve double-checked the figures enough, do it one more time.” Through her perseverance and ability, Jiab helped break both the glass (women) and bamboo (Asian) ceilings to become a vice president... Read on...
  • German Expat Living in Jordan - Interview with Bastian1 year ago Bastian is adventurer, loves exploring new places and taking pictures. He has been living in Jordan with his family since October 2016. He has lived in Jordan previously from 2008-2009. Bastian's expat blog is called Living in Jordan as Expat (see listing...
  • American Expat Living in Italy - Interview with Alexa2 years ago Alexa is an American expat living and working in Bologna, Italy. After graduating from college and getting her TEFL certification, she moved abroad to teach English and learn Italian. She currently works as a English teacher at a private school in the city center....
  • American Expat Living in Germany - Interview with Cherie2 years ago Cherie and Dirk met online several years ago and started dating. This blog is the story of how they met, managed to date while living in two different countries, and eventually moved to Germany together. Cherie shares stories about all of their adventures leading...
  • Filipino Expat Living in United Arab Emirates - Interview with JM Kayne2 years ago JM Kayne is a Filipina expat from Cebu Philippines and currently resides in Abu Dhabi UAE. She is a Teacher by profession and in Abu Dhabi she works as a Training Officer of an Oil & Gas company. She is also the Editor-in-chief of her community magazine called...
  • Belgian Expat Living in Korea South - Interview with Marie2 years ago Marie is the blogger behind Be Marie Korea. She is 24 years old, living in the capital of Korea. Now she is working as a freelance designer and writer. Marie's expat blog is called Be Marie Korea (see listing here) Busan Cultural VillageHere's the interview with...

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Latest News

Spain reopens 370 hotels for stranded expats, tourists and essential workers

For stranded British expats and tourists, life under the Spanish lockdown just got slightly easier. As the huge number of British tourists and expatriates hit hard by Spain’s current lockdown increases, the government has reversed its recent decree forcing all hotels to close. Flights out of the country are now discontinued, leaving thousands of stranded British tourists as well as expats and those on business trips to find a way home on their own. The only light at the end of the tunnel is that the Spanish government is now... Read on...

Other Global News...

  • UK offers easy visa extensions to Aussie expats and travellers27 Mar At the same time as thousands of British expats and tourists are trapped in lockdowns overseas, the UK government is offering visa extensions to stranded Aussies. The numbers of Australian visitors and expatriates stranded in the UK due to the pandemic are to...
  • UK Foreign Office washing its hands over Brit expats trapped overseas27 Mar As country after country closes its borders and bans new arrivals, an increasing number of British expats and tourists find themselves stranded overseas and running out of funds. One MP and former Conservative cabinet member is now claiming British expats and...
  • Estepona City employees now helping expat pensioners in need 26 Mar Lonely older expats in the Spanish city of Estepona are now being tracked down and helped by groups of municipal workers. According to the popular British retirement destination’s local councillor Begona Ortiz, her team of municipal employees have discovered...
  • Hong Kong expats warn returnees to obey the rules or be reported 26 Mar Expats living in Hong Kong are blaming recent returnees for the spike in coronavirus victim numbers. Expat professionals who decided to ride out the epidemic in Hong Kong are accusing those who’d left and are now returning as being responsible for last...
  • New Zealand in early lockdown to avoid spike in numbers infected 26 Mar New Zealand is now shut down for everything except essential services for at least four weeks. According to the country’s Prime Minister, the trajectory of victims of the virus made a shutdown the only sensible course of action. At the time of her...
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