Expat Tips

Need some advice on how to settle into your host country? Do you have any burning questions in mind that you would like to know pertaining to where you will be living? Look no further! We update our blog regularly with a variety of informative tips for you and your family members so that you will be equipped with the necessary information before moving to your host country. Our blog covers everything that expats should know about their host country and what to prepare for in advance. Whether you are moving for the first time or a relocating expat, our tips and advice cater to expatriates from all nationalities, backgrounds and walks of life. From weather to language, we provide all kinds of advice and know-how to ensure a smooth and comfortable transition abroad. Of course, you are always welcome to contact us should you need any additional information regarding your move to your host country. We will definitely research and publish articles related to your queries.

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    Taking Your Pets to Vietnam

    Importing your pet to Vietnam is surprisingly simple. The procedure before your pet can fly is relatively simple and can be done in time, if you are aware of your relocation 6 weeks before you…

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    Staying Healthy as an Expat

    Staying healthy is a key concern for expatriates and travelers, who face unfamiliar diseases and a different health care system in foreign countries. Taking the right steps to remain in good health abroad can be…

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    Should You Take Your Pet with You When You Move Abroad?

    An important issue often overlooked by people planning to relocate overseas is the question of what to do with their pets. Should you bring them with you, leave them behind with friends or family, give…

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    What You Need to Know about Work Permit

    What Exactly is a Work Visa? Many countries have complex laws and rules that regulate the influx of foreigners into their countries. In some countries a work permit or work visa entitles you to live…

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    5 Must-try Dishes in Singapore

    Southeast Asians – and Singaporeans in particular – take their food very seriously, and any business that caters to the taste buds probably has a higher chance of success in the region as compared to…

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    Questions to Ask Yourself before Being an Expat

    Living abroad is not for everyone. Some find out the hard way that living away from family and friends and the comfortable familiarity of home is so painful that it sours their entire stay. Others…

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    How to Dress as an Expat Woman in India

    Being an expat India? It’s important to realize that many of the clothes that you wear at home are not appropriate for India, either in terms of the climate or in terms of the culture….

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    Fact-finding Trip: The Key to Successful Expat Life

    Moving to another country is a big step that should not be taken lightly. There are many issues to consider. Much research must be done in order to ensure that you are making the right…

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    5 Authentic China Experiences Every Expat Must Do

    Your stay in China can be many things, but one thing it’s least likely to be is boring. This is a country where unexpected surprises greet you at every corner. The natural beauty is breathtaking…

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    Types of Visas for Expats

    One of the most important things to prepare if you want to live abroad is the visa, but you may wonder what type of visa you would need for your intended length of stay and…

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    The Rich Flavors of Singapore

    Despite its status as the smallest and least populated city-state in Southeast Asia, Singapore is one of the most developed countries in the region. It boasts a very modern and efficient economy, and its citizens…

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    What You Need if You Want to be an Expat – Part 3

    At a minimum, the following fifteen assets and attributes are essential for a successful and rewarding experience abroad: a college education, adequate finances, good physical health, courage, adaptability, perseverance, resourcefulness, congeniality, independence, an adventurous palate,…

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    What You Need if You Want to be an Expat – Part 2

    At a minimum, the following fifteen assets and attributes are essential for a successful and rewarding experience abroad: a college education, adequate finances, good physical health, courage, adaptability, perseverance, resourcefulness, congeniality, independence, an adventurous palate,…

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    What You Need if You Want to be an Expat – Part 1

    At a minimum, the following fifteen assets and attributes are essential for a successful and rewarding experience abroad: a college education, adequate finances, good physical health, courage, adaptability, perseverance, resourcefulness, congeniality, independence, an adventurous palate,…

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    Exploring Street Snacks in China

    There’s so much to see, and eat, in China that it’s a shame to waste too much time in big, fancy restaurants. And sometimes, the best foods are found on the streets instead of in the…

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    Expat Survival Tips to Survive in Any Country

    Each experience is unique to every expat, but there are some general rules and tips to survive as an expat in a foreign country. Here are 7 survival tips so you can enjoy your expat…

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    Delicious Vietnamese Street Food

    When you think of street food, you’re probably thinking of food on a stick or in a roll, something that is convenient to carry and eat with little mess or fuss. In Vietnam the street…

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    Adjusting to Work Ethics in Malaysia

    Moving to a different country is a major decision and it can take a while to get accustomed to an unfamiliar culture, language and cuisine. Malaysia is a modern and multicultural country with a local…

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    5 Things You Need to Know before Moving to Singapore

    Singapore is ranked as one of the best expat destinations in the world. This is not surprising, as Singapore provides expats with financial stability, high chances for career progression, and an excellent quality of life….

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    Shanghai Expat Guide for Expat Families

    Shanghai: China’s most international and cosmopolitan city that is home to some 24 million people. It also has a large and active expat community that is very welcoming to new arrivals. If you and your…

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