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Boost workplace performance with simple Ayurvedic practises

25th July, 2017 Living Abroad

Ayurveda is one of the oldest holistic healing systems in the world and is based around the fundamental principle that body and mind are inextricably connected. Ayurvedic practitioners believe that nothing is more powerful than the mind, and that it has the power to transform and heal the body.

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What you need to know before moving to Qatar

15th April, 2015 Health Insurance , Living Abroad

Qatar appeals to many expats for a whole host of different reasons. The destination has gained a lot of attention as of late, as it has been the controversial selection as host country for the 2022 World Cup. This is bound to bring a boost to the country’s economy and thus the outlook is certainly bright. Nevertheless, if you are planning to move to this location, there is definitely a lot that needs to be taken into consideration. Keeping that in mind, read on for our full guide to Qatar, providing you with everything you need to know before making the big move.

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Cheapest Places to Live in the World

13th April, 2015 Health Insurance , Living Abroad

One of the main reasons why a lot of expats make the move to another country is because they want to benefit from a better quality of living on a smaller budget. In some countries, it seems that living costs and taxes are rising all of the time, which is why a lot of people opt to relocate. In this post we are going to take a look at some of the cheapest places to live in the world, whilst also providing some top tips on saving money when moving abroad.

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A Guide to Moving to South Africa

11th March, 2015 Health Insurance , Expat Guides , Living Abroad

A lot of expats move to South Africa in search of a more relaxed and outdoor lifestyle. It is a place that is filled with stunning natural beauty and there is a plethora of outdoor attractions for people to enjoy, from mountains and trails, to beaches and wildlife. Another reason why a lot of expats like this destination is because they are able to benefit from a relatively high quality of living at a low cost. If this is a place that appeals to you, read on to discover some top tips for anyone that is thinking of starting a new life in South Africa…

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Top 10 Tips for Moving to France

29th January, 2015 Living Abroad

France is a popular expat destination and there are many reasons why this is the case. The majority of expats that move to this country do so because they want to improve their quality of life. From the delightful weather to the good food, France has many attractive qualities. Most expats also report having a healthier lifestyle in France, thanks to the food, environment and healthcare. If you are planning on moving to this European treasure, keep on reading for ten of the best tips for a smooth and successful relocation…

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A Guide to Living in India

23rd January, 2015 Living Abroad

India is a fascinating country. It is the second most populous country in the world and is rich in regional traditions and various cultures. Historically, people tended to move away from India to find their wealth in western countries. However, this trend is slowly reversing. The number of expats in India is believed to be in the region of 1.43 million according to Finaccord and this figure is growing year on year. A lot of people are attracted to India because of the low costs and the opportunity to capitalise on new business opportunities. There are then those who simply want a change, a chance to embrace a new culture and way of life. Irrespective of why you are planning to relocate to India, this post will provide you with some key details you should know before your big move.

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Things to do in Australia – Top 10 Attractions

27th March, 2014 Living Abroad

Looking for the world’s best countries for expats, we came across all sorts of fascinating information. Amongst others we found a late 2012 report by The Guardian newspaper, which revealed the top five destinations for British expats as Australia, the USA, Spain, Canada and Ireland, while CBS News reported on a 2013 HSBC study revealing the top five expat destinations from an economic perspective as China, Germany, Singapore, Cayman Islands and… Australia again.

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Chinese Culture and Traditions

31st January, 2014 Living Abroad

As China continues to turn its face outwards to engage with the western world, more of us are taking the plunge and moving there. What can you expect from Chinese culture and traditions? I thought it would be interesting to look at the basics of the way life and business works in one of the world’s most fascinating, unique and unusual countries, to help you navigate your first steps in the nation with a reasonable level of confidence.

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Exciting Things To Do in Singapore

16th January, 2014 Living Abroad

Singapore is a sovereign city-state and island country just south of the Malay Peninsula, just 137 kilometres from the equator. The main island, known as Singapore Island or Pulau Ujong in Malay, is surrounded by more than 60 smaller islands. A place once rich in primary rainforest, much of which has been urbanised, it is still growing constantly through ongoing land reclamation.

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Top websites to visit before you move to Dubai

6th December, 2013 Living Abroad

Pre-internet it was much more of a challenge to get the facts you need to make an informed decision to move to a new country. These days life is much easier, with a wealth of excellent information online about every nation on earth. Here are some top websites you should visit before deciding to move to Dubai.

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