Discover how to save time and money, by managing your finances and overseas transactions with ease.
'Humans of Brussels' provides insight into the incredible diversity of humans living in Brussels through interviews about their Belgian lives.
'I'll never be mistaken for being Dutch, yet I don't feel that England is my home anymore' writes Amanda van Mulligen about life as an expat.
Rather than thriving in a local environment alone, Yvonne Salt's research shows many international couples do better by staying connected to an international lifestyle.
Being the new expat can be lonely at first, but making French friends is not as difficult as it first appears if you put yourself out there.
Emily McLaren recounts the life skills she gained thanks to her backpacking experience abroad.
Despite loving life as an expat, Kari Martindale explains that expat life is not always as glamorous as it appears. Here's some realities on expat life.
Madalena considers how some words simply can't be translated without failing to capture their true essence and meaning.
Expat Hayley finds that the Dutch language is full of comical words when translated literally into English.
Hop on board and buckle up for the expat relationship roller coaster. It’s a ride you’ll never want to get off.
Looking for love in Belgium? Here are some tips for socialising in the Belgian culture to get you into the Belgian dating game.
Sending flowers may be a typical gesture in most countries, but what do our flower-gifting habits tell us about international relations?
Learn how to feel at home in a foreign country, whether you're there for a weekend, a year, or a lifetime.
After inadvertently making language-learning a chore, Meg McFarlane finds new ways to make learning languages fun and interesting.
There's no better time to celebrate than at Christmas. The Expatica team shares their personal favourite Christmas traditions, and reflects on 2014.
Maria Foley explains why family rituals are so important for giving expats some much-needed familiarity and a sense of belonging.