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Four Seasons in One Day

There is perhaps some irony in the fact that, yesterday, whilst languorously sunning myself on the terrace in the 28 degree evening heat, I thought: “I must…

Summer Rain, Naked Cyclists and Pigeon Poo

It was unusual waking up to the sound of rain this morning. Despite the Belgians’ protestations of near-constant bad weather here in Brussels, I have found it…

Meet Joey O'Shea

Hi My name is Joey and I'm a King Charles Cavalier born and bred in Brussels and can proudly say I am the most loved dog EVER…

Instagram Photo Submissions So Far

Here are the Instagram Photo Submissions so far...Which are your faves? Lydia Ana   Henry   'Aranchabrxl' 'Aranchabrxl'

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…

Meet the Expat – Peter Low in Barcelona, Spain

In this week's interview we talk to Peter who, after a few years in Colombia, is now living an expat dream life of sun, sea (and skiing!) in…

How to have a better holiday with these 8 tips

What do I mean by a “better” holiday? It’s a holiday that makes you feel good but also contributes to the location where you’re having your holiday…

How to choose the most peaceful country for you and your family

With so many other criteria to check off a moving-overseas list, peacefulness doesn't always feature. But for families moving overseas, perhaps it should... Here's why, and how…

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