Expat Espresso in Japan

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Mug with coffee beans

Excerpts from expat life This month we meet Jenny, who is taking on a new life (and Darth Vader!) in Japan. After a rough start, she is doing very well and has some vital information to share with others when moving abroad with children. Where do you currently live and … Read More

Expat Espresso in South Africa

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Excerpts from expat life This expat interview comes from my friend, Clara Wiggins, here in South Africa. Clara has contributed some excellent articles to ExpatChild in the past and, as well as working and parenting, has also managed to find time to write a useful book, The Expat Partner’s Survival … Read More

Expat Espresso in England

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Excerpts from expat life This expat interview comes from the deliciously-named Ms Havachat who currently lives in England. As a ‘highly mobile’ expat, she and her family have a unique outlook on the concept of home as they move so often. Where do you currently live and how did you … Read More

Expat Espresso in Scotland

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Excerpts from expat life Our Expat Espresso interviews continue into the new year! Today we catch up with Eamon in Aberdeen, Scotland. Where do you currently live and how did you come to be there? I graduated from University College Cork in 1991 and moved to Aberdeen to work in … Read More

Expat Espresso in The Netherlands

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Excerpts from expat life This month’s Expat Interview is with Eleanor McCallin who was the winner of the #HomeToUs photo competition. Where do you currently live and how did you come to be there? I live in South Holland with my husband and 3 year old daughter. We are based … Read More

Expat Espresso in Malaysia

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Excerpts from expat life I’m so thrilled this month to be able to bring you expatriate insights from someone who has lived pretty much everywhere! Currently in Malaysia, please meet the mysterious Ersatz Expat! Where do you currently live and how did you come to be there? We are currently … Read More

Expat Espresso in Sudan

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Excerpts from expat life Today, we welcome Nigel Winnard in Khartoum, Sudan to our ‘expat coffee morning’. Where do you currently live and how did you come to be there? I live in Khartoum, Sudan with my wife Natasha and 9-year old son George. I moved here back in 2005 … Read More

Expat Espresso in Vietnam

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Excerpts from expat life This month we grab a cuppa with Laura in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Where do you currently live and how did you come to live there? We live in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. My husband works for a global beverage logistics company. … Read More

Expat Espresso in China

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Mug with coffee beans

Excerpts from expat life Welcome to the first in a new series of interviews with expats. ‘Expat Espresso’ is so named because when brainstorming the potential title for this series, I imagined sitting in a café with a friend and drinking lovely coffee. I don’t know if it’s a ‘thing’ … Read More

Expat blogs

Carole Hallett MobbsExpat blogs, Personal stories

Words in a word cloud about expat bloggers and links
Links to personal expat blogs The most useful and interesting way to find out what it’s like living in a new country is to read all about it from those already living there! On this page I list some links to personal expat blogs, ordered by country. Through these blogs ... Read More