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In this section you will find many ideas with which to explore interesting areas and experiences within easy reach of your expat location – when you get some downtime. We haven’t assumed you will be flying out from the UK or the US, but rather setting off from your current overseas location. Enjoy your trip! Whether you are based in Africa, Asia, E ...

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How To Organize Your Stuff If You’re Constantly On The Move

  If you’re constantly on the move, it can be tough to keep your things organized. But with a little planning and effort, it’s definitely possible! Here are some tips to help you organize your stuff.         Invest in some storage solutions If you’re constantly on the move, it can be tough to keep your things organized. But with a little planning and some ...

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How To Take Proper Care Of Your Yacht

  If you’re the proud owner of a yacht, then you know that it’s important to take proper care of it. After all, this is a big investment, and you want to make sure that it lasts for many years to come. In this article, we will discuss some tips on how to take proper care of your yacht.       We’ll talk about things like cleaning and maintenance, and we’l ...

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The Most Popular Sports For Retirees Around The World

  For those retirees looking to lead active lifestyles and enjoy partaking in a range of indoor and outdoor sports, the new Senior Sports Report from the hearing specialists at ReSound has determined which of the 30 most developed countries in the world are the most popular and accessible to older generations in order to stay social, and keep fit and healthy.       After resear ...

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Beat The Holiday Blues: Natural Ways To Combat Jet Lag

  Now that international travel is slowly getting back to normal, many of us are packing our bags and getting ready for a long-awaited trip abroad. But while you’re probably excited to see the sights and make memories this summer, you may also be wary of the dreaded jet lag that can come with long-haul travel.       Jetting between different time zones can really interfere with ...

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The Hidden Gem Holiday Destination for You Based on Your Star Sign

  With many destinations abroad open to us once again this year, we Brits can’t wait to pack our sundresses and bathing costumes into our travel bags and take off on a much-needed getaway. With so many options, it can be quite overwhelming to choose a location for our summer holiday. But fear not – your star sign could be key to choosing the perfect holiday destination that’s a bit off the be ...

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4 Underrated Ways To Reduce The Baggage You Take On Holiday

  Holidays are amazing, but lugging a heavy suitcase around in this heatwave and paying overpriced additional baggage charges is less fun.  As well as generally reducing the number of clothes we own to create a sustainable and stylish capsule wardrobe, we’re looking to reduce the number of items we take on holiday.  Here are 4 underrated ways to reduce the baggage you take on holiday.   ...

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Why Expert Travel Advice Is Still Key To The Industry

  Ten years ago, travel agencies were a well-established feature of any high street. Now, they’re in terminal decline. Industry behemoth Thomas Cook folded as a result of the pandemic, while other former stalwarts like Tui struggled to stay afloat amid haemorrhaging profits.       There are some who say that this collapse was inevitable, and Covid-19 had merely sped up a natura ...

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8 Best Beach Communities For Expats

  Moving to another country can be exciting – you have the freedom to choose the best location for your new home. This freedom comes with responsibility and it’s wise to pay close attention to these decisions. So, if you can pick a place to enjoy your work and spend time on the beach – why wouldn’t you take that opportunity? Here are the best beach communities for expats that can ...

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Take The Climate Guilt Out Of Your Holiday With Our Top Travel Tips

  The pandemic scuppered international travel for many of us, and understandably the nation is looking forward to getting away for a change of scenery. However, with the climate crisis a growing consideration for everyone, even when we’re away, OLIO’s co-founder Tessa Clarke shares her top travel tips for holidaying as sustainably as possible.     When you’re choosing your hol ...

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Road Tripping Around Europe As An Expat: The Essentials

  Road tripping anywhere at all, especially if they are very long ones can be either interesting or very boring. It actually depends on how you plan it. Most of what may come up as problems during the journey can be planned against. You can also prepare yourself to ensure you get the best out of the journey.       As an expat doing road trips around European cities, you may not ...

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Skiing In Summer? These Destinations Make It Possible

  While the warm spring months are instilling joy in our hearts, they’re also reminding us that the ski season is almost over. The resorts are getting quieter, with more people swapping their ski boots for sandals. Shops and restaurants at prime ski locations are closing down, and skiers and snowboarders are trying to make the most of the last bits of snow. This is heart-breaking for the avid ...

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Travel With The Seasons: The Dream Life Of A Timeless Ski Instructor

  Being a ski instructor is a glamorous lifestyle that many desire to have. Jetting off to a winter wonderland ski resort is a dream come true for many, and it’s likely that we all know a would-be ski instructor. A social media page brimming with photos and videos of snow-covered slopes, stunning mountain views, world-class tricks, and exuberant apres-ski life are all a part of the package. ...

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5 Reasons Why You Should Research Laws Before Traveling Abroad

  For those who love to travel, there are a lot of considerations that go into making a trip successful. Something even the most seasoned travelers neglect to do is to research what the laws are in the country they’ll be staying in. If you’re only spending a day or two in a country, it might seem unnecessary to get familiar with the legal system. Here are a few reasons why you sho ...

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Top Tips For Expats On How To Enjoy Their Journey In New York

  As one of the most progressive cities in the world, New York offers residents and visitors alike plenty to do and see. People who want a change from their native country will find New York offers cultural diversity, great restaurants, and many opportunities for businesses that they might look for while moving. When considering a move to New York City, expats must keep these simple tips in m ...

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Top 10 Places In Europe Perfect For A Workcation

  Since the pandemic started, more and more people are working from home. According to statistics, 60% of the UK’s adult population currently works from home, and 26% of Brits plan to continue working from home permanently or occasionally. Working from home is great for work-life balance, but you can very quickly become bored of your surroundings. So, maybe it’s time to pack up th ...

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8 Technologies That Make The Life Of An Expat Easier

Expats are faced with several challenges and there is an emotional pain that can come with it.  It can be difficult for some to make friends and build new relationships in their new environment. Barriers in language and adjusting to different business cultures can pose more problems. However, technology is always available to bail anyone out of boredom, loneliness, and other issues needing attenti ...

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Ways To Travel While Paying Off Your Student Loan

  Once you’re finished with school and out in the real world, you may feel like your vast student loan debt is holding you back instead of opening up opportunities. Now, you must work to steadily pay the debt down to avoid creating even more debt in excess interest and fees. You may think you don’t have the time or finances to travel and enjoy life, but there are ways to pay off y ...

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Best Cities In Europe For Digital Nomads

  Digital nomads seek new locations to experience, explore, work from, and add to their impressive list of “places I’ve been to and worked from”.  Mateja of Office Needle has compiled a list of the best 54 cities for digital nomads around the world.  Here we list the best cities in Europe for digital nomads.     Criteria That Best Cities For Digital Nomads Should Meet Digital nomads ...

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How To Make Traveling Easier While Working A Remote Job

  Many people love to travel, but it’s not always feasible. While you may not be in a position to blow your savings and jet off to another continent for an undetermined time, there is a way for you to live pretty much wherever you want. If you want to be proud of your work and enjoy the benefits of traveling, here’s how to make traveling easier while working a remote job.     ...

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13 Inspirational Destinations To Visit When You Retire

  For many people, travel is more than a favourite hobby. It’s a yearning to want to go and see amazing new places, understand different cultures and maybe even learn a new language. Unfortunately, family commitments, career aspirations and mortgage obligations often get in the way. Life happens and that trip of a lifetime to inspirational destinations gets put on the back burner repeatedly. ...

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