In the spotlight

Travelling to South Africa and Swaziland with your family

Travelling to South Africa and Swaziland with your family From silver-white beaches to wildernesses of exotic animals,...

The Brainy Expat: Working abroad from home – is it for you?

The Brainy Expat: Working abroad from home – is it for you? The idea of working from home can be both exciting and frightening,...

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...

Editor's choice

Expat relocation tips: Your first few days in South Africa

Expat relocation tips: Your first few days in South Africa Just moved to South Africa? Make sure you’ve ticked off the following...

Work in South Africa: Finding a job

Work in South Africa: Finding a job This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes how...

Where to live in Cape Town

Where to live in Cape Town If you're moving to Cape Town, you'll find a range of diverse...

Manage culture shock in three easy steps

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

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
Diary of a Move: The language of foreignness
Diary of a Move: The language of foreignness

Ever felt like your IQ slips 30 points when speaking a foreign...

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
5 tips to find the cheapest way to transfer money abroad
5 tips to find the cheapest way to transfer money abroad

If you need to transfer money internationally, find out the easiest...

COMMUNITY ACTIVITY

events

One-to-One MBA Event in Johannesburg

created by AccessMBA
events

One-to-One MBA Event in Cape Town

created by AccessMBA
forums

Community Noticeboard South Africa

South Africa and friends
posted by JimmyCarr
classifieds

Business and Project funding

We give personal and business loans for an interest rate of...
posted by JimmyCarr

Expatica Offers