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Expat Experiences > Germany

Germany

Marcos Cherem, Frankfurt

Posted by: Scar on Tuesday March 28, 2017 (09:04:59)   (234 Reads)
Marcos Cherem
Who are you?

My name is Marcos Cherem, I’m a Mexican-Spanish citizen born and raised in Mexico. I am a family man with a wife and a kid, and an IT expert who enjoys travel and living in different places. I embrace multiculturalism and I’m raising my child as such, as a citizen of the world.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Denmark

Denmark

Grace Cook, Aarhus

Posted by: Scar on Wednesday March 22, 2017 (10:39:14)   (149 Reads)
Grace Cook
Who are you?

My name is Grace, I am 21 years old and from Hertfordshire in the UK.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved to Aarhus, Denmark in August 2016. I moved here after graduating with a Sociology degree from the University of Nottingham in July 2016. I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do after uni so I decided to try something completely new and move here! I am studying for a marketing qualification and work for a Danish fashion start-up.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Bahamas

Bahamas

Mariah Moyle, Nassau

Posted by: Scar on Tuesday March 14, 2017 (16:18:28)   (570 Reads)
Mariah Moyle
Who are you?

Mariah Moyle, originally from the Pacific Northwest, but am now an island girl in the beautiful Bahamas. I grew up with a mix of spending my winters in the mountains ski racing, ski instructing and ski bumming, and summers at our beach house on an island in the Puget Sound, hiking, kayaking, salmon fishing and crabbing. Since moving to warmer climates I have replaced my northern adventure lifestyle with kiteboarding, paddlesurfing, diving and sportfishing. When I'm not in or on the water, I find solace in my yoga practice. My family consists of my Australian/Bahamian husband and our three island rescue dogs.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Casey Bahr, San Isidro de El General

Posted by: Scar on Monday March 06, 2017 (10:42:09)   (824 Reads)
Casey Bahr
Who are you?

I'm Casey Bahr, a retired software engineer who moved to Costa Rica with his wife and younger son. I am the author of a Costa Rica-centric blog, A Dull Roar (and 3 other blogs), and I perform part-time copywriting for extra cash. My wife is an accomplished architect and artist in several media including watercolors, ceramic mosaics and jewelry.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Portugal

Portugal

Helena Radeson Silverup, Cascais

Posted by: Scar on Friday February 24, 2017 (07:01:32)   (676 Reads)
Helena Radeson Silverup
Who are you?

I am Helena Radeson Silverup


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

Me and my family (husband and then four year old daughter) moved from Stockholm, Sweden to Cascais, Portugal in January 2016. We are now here as ex-pats.   more ...

Expat Experiences > United Arab Emirates (UAE)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Lady Anne, Dubai

Posted by: Scar on Tuesday February 14, 2017 (10:49:39)   (827 Reads)
Lady Anne
Who are you?

My name is Lady Anne. I am a Filipino working in Dubai. I am a Medical Laboratory Technologist and a Travel Blogger.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Turkey

Turkey

Colin, Istanbul

Posted by: Scar on Friday February 10, 2017 (12:07:32)   (681 Reads)
Colin Guest
Who are you?

My name is Colin Guest, a 76 year old retired Englishman.   more ...

Expat Experiences > United Arab Emirates (UAE)

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Lindsey Parry, Abu Dhabi

Posted by: Scar on Friday February 10, 2017 (11:55:56)   (498 Reads)
Lindsey Parry
Who are you?

My name is Lindsey Parry, I’m a British freelance writer and mother to one, living in Abu Dhabi.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Qatar

Qatar

Lenny, Doha

Posted by: Scar on Wednesday February 08, 2017 (11:22:38)   (739 Reads)
Lenny
Who are you?

Hi! I’m Lenny and I am working the in HR field and a graduate of a Psychology major. I am 3 years happily married and juggling my expat life between being a career oriented woman and a housewife. I love writing as much as I love eating. My favorite foods include pasta in all forms, and coffee is my heaven sent gift. I am my most comfortable self when I write, it gives me a sense of freedom, responsibility and self-awareness.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Taiwan

Taiwan

Andrea, Hsinchu

Posted by: Scar on Thursday February 02, 2017 (12:30:40)   (823 Reads)
Andrea
Who are you?

I’m a 50-something American expat, addicted to travel, curious about life. I love trying new things and challenging myself. Raised in a small town in the Midwest, I worked in aviation for 28 years before quitting it all, getting rid of my stuff, and heading to Asia.   more ...


Expat Health Insurance Partners


Aetna International

Our award-winning expatriate business provides health benefits to more than 650,000 members worldwide. In addition, we have helped develop world-class health systems for governments, corporations and providers around the world. We want to be the global leader in delivering world-class health solutions, making quality health care more accessible and empowering people to live healthier lives.

Bupa Global

At Bupa we have been helping individuals and families live longer, healthier, happier lives for over 60 years. We are trusted by expats in 190 different countries and have links with healthcare organisations throughout the world. So whether you're moving abroad for a change of career or a change of scene, with our international private health insurance you will always be in safe hands.

Cigna International

Cigna has worked in international health insurance for more than 30 years. Today, Cigna has over 71 million customer relationships around the world. Looking after them is an international workforce of 31,000 people, plus a network of over 1 million hospitals, physicians, clinics and health and wellness specialists worldwide, meaning you have easy access to treatment.