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Karilogue: 15 ways to help your child learn German

Karilogue: 15 ways to help your child learn German

28 April 2015 | 0 comments

From encouraging playground visits to hiring a German nanny, Kari Martindale gives you a few pointers for learning German.

Borders and Burpees: 10 job skills you gain from travel

Borders and Burpees: 10 job skills you gain from travel

24 March 2015 | 0 comments

Emily McLaren recounts the life skills she gained thanks to her backpacking experience abroad.

Karilogue: The less-glamorous side of expat life

Karilogue: The less-glamorous side of expat life

10 March 2015 | 10 comments

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.

Being Multilingual: Languages come in flavours

Being Multilingual: Languages come in flavours

3 March 2015 | 0 comments

Madalena considers how some words simply can't be translated without failing to capture their true essence and meaning.

Itchy Feet: The German guide

Itchy Feet: The German guide

17 February 2015 | 0 comments

If you're living in Germany, this comic guide will help you get to grips with living like a German.

Liv Hambrett: What I love about Germany

17 February 2015 | 0 comments

Australian writer Liv Hambrett compiles a list of her favourite things about Germany and its people.

5 realities of expat relationships

10 February 2015 | 0 comments

Hop on board and buckle up for the expat relationship roller coaster. It’s a ride you’ll never want to get off.

International flower relations: Who's the most romantic?

International flower relations: Who's the most romantic?

5 February 2015 | 0 comments

Sending flowers may be a typical gesture in most countries, but what do our flower-gifting habits tell us about international relations?

101 Ways to Enjoy Living Abroad: 20 tips for expats

101 Ways to Enjoy Living Abroad: 20 tips for expats

22 January 2015 | 0 comments

Learn how to feel at home in a foreign country, whether you're there for a weekend, a year, or a lifetime.

Itchy Feet: Germany's literal translations

Itchy Feet: Germany's literal translations

20 January 2015 | 0 comments

When it comes to the German language, the translation of certain German words is a very literal business.

Geek Mädel: Getting back into my languages

Geek Mädel: Getting back into my languages

13 January 2015 | 1 comment

After inadvertently making language-learning a chore, Meg McFarlane finds new ways to make learning languages fun and interesting.

Expatica wishes you a merry multicultural holiday

Expatica wishes you a merry multicultural holiday

23 December 2014 | 0 comments

There's no better time to celebrate than at Christmas. The Expatica team shares their personal favourite Christmas traditions, and reflects on 2014.

An expat wife: Why rituals are important for expat families

An expat wife: Why rituals are important for expat families

23 December 2014 | 1 comment

Maria Foley explains why family rituals are so important for giving expats some much-needed familiarity and a sense of belonging.

Itchy Feet: German rules

Itchy Feet: German rules

16 December 2014 | 0 comments

Germany is a rule-orientated country, although it can be tough to follow the German rules all the time.

Labelling migration: Making sense of Germany's terms for foreigners

Labelling migration: Making sense of Germany's terms for foreigners

2 December 2014 | 0 comments

Nasima Akaloo and Eve from Multicoolty take a look at how foreigners are labelled in Germany and what this means for integration.

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