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  • Been an investment banker in NYC for the last few years and now going for a job interview in Sweden, anything in particular I should know?
    1 | 6 years 43 weeks
  • Barcelona
    I've heard Barcelona has some great city beaches, and recommendations from expats in the area?
    1 | 6 years 43 weeks
  • Madrid
    I've lived my whole live in slow, suburbia and now we're leaving the periphery of Philly (Philadelphia, USA) for the big, bustling metropolis of...
    2 | 6 years 13 weeks
  • Barcelona
    I've heard the Spanish can be quite rude, or cold,to those unfamiliar with the culture and the language. I assume living in a big city centre doesn't...
    6 | 3 years 40 weeks
  • Barcelona
    Which are the best areas or suburbs of Barcelona to look for accommodation in as an expat?
    5 | 4 years 24 weeks
  • Switzerland
    Are local Swiss schools a good option for expats? My six-year-old will be starting out this coming year, and I'm wondering if sending him to an...
    3 | 5 years 25 weeks
  • Zurich
    Is Zurich an expensive expat destination...I've heard of people having to pay pet taxes and public parking fees in front of their very own house?
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Zurich
    My husband and I are moving to Zurich with our 7-year-old and were wondering if any one could recommend a good area for expat families? My husband...
    3 | 3 years 36 weeks
  • Bangkok
    Do people like to party in Bangkok? What's the nightlife like...hoping it's not limited to the lady boys I read so much about...
    3 | 6 years 9 weeks
  • Thailand
    What's happening with the protests against the King in Thailand? I remember reading about some bloodshed in 2010, and I just want to make sure I'm up...
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Thailand
    How necessary is it to learn Thai if moving to Thailand. Is there a large enough expat community where this isn't necessary. What about communicating...
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Vietnam
    Planning to buy a SIM and operate using a prepaid phone in Vietnam, but I'll also need to make/receive the rare international phone call. Can any...
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Edinburgh
    Moving to Edinburgh from the US and wondering if anyone can give any helpful advice about how to use the NHS in Scotland. I'm only familiar with...
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • San Francisco
    Is housing in San Francisco as expensive as I imagine - what options are there for living just outside city centre and what kind of commute can I...
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Turkey
    Moving with husband to Istanbul later this year and wondering if I can find a job and work even though I won't have a formal work permit. I'm...
    4 | 4 years 28 weeks
  • South Africa
    I am in the process of relocating my family to Johannesburg, South Africa for a 2 year contract. Although excited about the positives of living there...
    3 | 6 years 43 weeks
  • Vietnam
    What do you need as an American expat to open a bank account in Vietnam?
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Canada
    Hi all, how easy is it finding a job in Vancouver?! I have a university degree, but not a lot of experience...And I don't mind working something...
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Turkey
    Planning to visit Turkey on a tourist visa, but my stay may exceed 90 days - can anyone give details about the new legislation that seems to prevent...
    1 | 6 years 44 weeks
  • Brazil
    Do expats feel safe in São Paulo?!  I've been reading horror stories in my guidebook! 
    3 | 4 years 50 weeks

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