Where to Live

Expat housing locations

One of the most important decisions you’ll make upon arriving at your new location is where to live. The cost of housing, proximity to work, schools and amenities should be considered as well as your preferred neighbourhood. Some people prefer to stay in neighbourhoods popular with other internationals, while others choose to live in areas popular with locals. An Expatica poll reveals that when looking for expat accommodation,...


Where to Live - Essential Articles

12/06/2014 Where to live in Amsterdam

Moving to Amsterdam: Where to live in Amsterdam Moving to Amsterdam? Here's a guided tour through the best parts of the Dutch capital, which remains one of Europe's best cities to live in.

01/06/2014 Where to live in Brussels

where to live in Brussels Find the best neighbourhood in Brussels for you to settle into your Belgian home, from the green areas of Uccle to the bustle of Brussels's downtown.

15/02/2010 Where to live in France

Ready to take the plunge and move to France? Here’s a guide to property prices in different provinces of France, from Britanny to Alsace.

16/03/2006 City essentials - Dusseldorf

North Rhine-Westphalia's capital city Dusseldorf has turned itself into one of the best places to live in Germany as well as a key business location. Find out everything you need to know about living in the city as an expat with Expatica's exclusive guide.