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Why extracurricular activities matter for your expat child's future

Now that school is in full swing it’s the perfect time to get your expat children’s extracurricular activities organised for the rest of the year. It’s easy…

Simple tips to learn a new language in 3 months

Whether you’re learning to speak Spanish, French, German, Portuguese or even Pirate, on this, International Talk Like a Pirate Day, here are 9 tips that will help…

Packing tips for your vacation in Denmark

Denmark – the lovely country in Scandinavia – is a great place to visit. In Denmark, you will find historical treasures, exiting culture, great people and beautiful…

Experience the Beautiful North Sea

Denmark is well-known for its beautiful nature, especially the North Sea. Along the Western coast of Denmark, this impressive sea stretches from Rømø to Hanstholm.

Five Riviera Cocteau Treasures

Jean Cocteau was truly a multi-talented artist. He considered himself a poet, but he was also a novelist, playwright, film director, set designer, painter, and ceramicist –…

Bob was a Woman of Many Talents

  In Paris in 1902, young Dr. Marcile was head-over-heels in love. The young lady who was the object of his affection loved him too, but her…

Five Places to Visit in Paris in Spring

Spring has sprung in Paris..! Probably my favourite time of the year in Paris, Spring has this magical fairy tale effect on the city, like we needed…

A Wedding in Paris

I originally never planned for any of this to happen. Truth be told, I had decided to move to Paris to ACTUALLY BE SINGLE. I had needed (another) change in my life having moved back to Australia

Do you pay your children enough pocket money?

Saturday is the most popular day to give children their pocket money. How much will you be doling out this weekend? Apparently, I don't pay nearly enough.…

Who controls the spending in your expat household?

Do you and your partner share the decisions about what to spend your money on? Or does one person sit back and let the other decide? Does…

How to protect your empty second home

If you have a second home that you have to leave empty for extended periods of time, read these tips to help ensure you protect it as…

5 ways to impress a property buyer

At some point in our lives, most of us will make the decision to buy a property. Apart from general location, available schools and accessibility what is…

Meet the Expat – Amy Grace in Algarve, Portugal

This week we head over to the sunny Algarve region of Portugal to catch up with newby expat family Amy, Richard and James Grace from the UK. We've…

Meet the Expat – Rebecca Hilton in Germany

In this week's interview we head over to Germany to talk to Rebecca who moved there from the UK (via Thailand) with her young family. We have been…

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