Living abroad and food

Carole Hallett MobbsArrival, Expat Life3 Comments

Supermarket abroad

Culinary conundrums One of the very first things you need to do in your new country is to find food. You all have to eat! Food is spectacularly unique for each country in the world and although we may have lots of different nationality restaurants where we come from, actually … Read More

You’ve arrived! Now what?

Carole Hallett MobbsArrival5 Comments

Happy family of four walking on a beach

What to do during the first weeks upon arrival So you moved, now what? You already went through all the stress and preparations and have now safely arrived at your new home. Breathe out. One difficult and important step is behind you, but there’s still a lot to be done. … Read More

How long does jet lag last?

Carole Hallett MobbsArrival, Jet lag, Journey2 Comments

Lots of clocks set to different time zones. How long to recover from jet lag.

What is jet lag? Jet lag is a consequence of travelling over numerous time zones very quickly. Your body takes a few days to catch up from its natural time to the time in your destination. Jet lag recovery time How long it takes to recover from jet lag depends … Read More