Another year has passed by. Wow, that one has flown by far too quickly, hasn’t it? What has happened to all resolutions that you’ve committed to last year? Have you stick to them, or your list has ended up hidden at the back of a drawer?
It’s human nature to kick-start the new year with big promises and long to-do lists, and […]
Moving abroad is a daunting and exciting experience in equal measure. When the scary part is over and you are all unpacked in your new home, it comes the fun part. Or does it?
Settling in to your new home needs time and can often be a little more difficult than anticipated. Here a few handy tips that will guarantee a stress-free post […]
One of Europe’s famous nicknames is “The Old Continent”, which makes perfect sense, given that it is one the world’s oldest cradles of civilization in the world. But don’t let that nickname deceive you, she may be old and wise, but she is absolutely up to date with all the modern blessings. Actually, a great part of the discoveries that […]
If you have made the decision to make the move abroad, there are a number of options available to you when it comes to banking as an expat. Most probably you are trying to get to grips with some of them and are feeling a bit overwhelmed which would be the ideal choice for you.
We feel your pain, which is why […]
Spain is a very popular destination with people planning to move abroad in search of a better quality of life. The largest cities such as Madrid, Barcelona and Seville attract thousands of expats from around the globe who come here for the sunny, warm climate and golden beaches, but immediately fall in love with the bohemian lifestyle […]
Aside from the expenses for moving to your new home, which include removal costs, rent deposits and sale fees, have you considered the actual cost of living abroad? Many people think that life in a new country is cheaper and they are most likely right in some cases. But still, there are countries such as Norway or Switzerland which are famous for its […]
Switzerland is a lovely country with glorious mountains and famous for its high standard of living, its chocolate and beautiful nature. So it comes as no surprise that the country often tops the lists of the most desirable places to move to and draws thousands of expats from all over the world who are seeking their next adventure or a place to […]
It’s important that you update people of your new address after your move, but there are some people who need to be updated as soon as possible to ensure they can contact you. We have produced a checklist of the most important people to inform of your new address:
- Inform those who you’re expecting mail from – You may need to set […]
Moving abroad with pets makes an already emotionally charged event something potentially even more stressful. We’ve already talked about moving with children, providing some great tips on how you can make the move less stressful for everyone. So it’s time to dedicate a special blog post to the other most loved members of the family, our four-legged friends.
And while moving your hamster would hardly cause you (or them!) much stress, […]