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5 realities of expat relationships

5 realities of expat relationships Hop on board and buckle up for the expat relationship roller...

Brooke & Rory: Overcoming small expat fears

Brooke & Rory: Overcoming small expat fears Suddenly small daily tasks become intimidating when trying to...

Being Multilingual: The effects of multilingualism

Being Multilingual: The effects of multilingualism Multiliguists have historically been defined against a monolinguistic...

Becoming Madame: Realities of an expat life

Becoming Madame: Realities of an expat life What's expat life really like after the initial sparkle fades...

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The cuisine of South Africa

The cuisine of South Africa There are aspects of European, local and Indian dishes throughout...

Top five safest places to live in South Africa

Top five safest places to live in South Africa Similar to many cities around the world, there are no-go areas...

Dating across cultures

Dating across cultures If you're living and dating abroad, "Get out of your comfort...

Manage culture shock in three easy steps

Manage culture shock in three easy steps Margarita Gokun Silver, founder of coaching firm Global Coach...

EXPATICA RECOMMENDS

Buying a house in South Africa

Buying a house in South Africa

Health insurance in South Africa

Health insurance in South Africa

Work in South Africa: Getting a South African work permit

Work in South Africa: Getting a South African work permit

Choosing an international or private school in South Africa

Choosing an international or private school in South Africa

Moving to South Africa
Expat guide: Setting up your life in South Africa
Expat guide: Setting up your life in South Africa

If you've just moved to South Africa, this practical guide can...

Visas & Permits
Moving to South Africa: Visas and permits
Moving to South Africa: Visas and permits

Read our brief guide to immigration requirements for moving to...

Working in South Africa
Work in South Africa: Finding a job
Work in South Africa: Finding a job

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes how...

Finance
The income tax system in South Africa
The income tax system in South Africa

South African taxes differ depending on your status and how long...

Housing
Renting in South Africa
Renting in South Africa

Avoid unscrupulous rental agents and potential pitfalls by knowing...

Healthcare
Healthcare in South Africa
Healthcare in South Africa

If you're living in South Africa, here's a guide to healthcare...

Education
Study in South Africa: Universities in South Africa
Study in South Africa: Universities in South Africa

If you want to study in South Africa, here is a guide to higher...

Family Essentials
Getting married in South Africa
Getting married in South Africa

Before getting married in South Africa, there are certain legal...

About South Africa
Crime and the legal system in South Africa
Crime and the legal system in South Africa

Even though the number of serious crimes has decreased in the...

Insider Views
Losing your credit card abroad and other emergencies
Losing your credit card abroad and other emergencies

Be prepared if the following emergencies happen while you're...

Out & About
Top 10 places to visit in South Africa
Top 10 places to visit in South Africa

Whether you plan to stay long-term or just pass through, here...

Currency
Top tips for finding the cheapest ways of transferring money abroad
Top tips for finding the cheapest ways of transferring money...

Whether your emigration is for work or pleasure, you’ll probably...

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