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United Kingdom - A diverse land, the United Kingdom combines the cultural treasures of Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales with England's charm. Experience London, enjoy thatched cottages and village pubs, or explore wild Celtic landscapes.

United Kingdom Discussion Forum - Latest Posts

  Escaping London: Ten Great Walks In The Country
  Recap: The Good Food, Good Mood Barbeque
  What will happen to your pension if you move back to the UK?
  How To Set Up A Bank Account In The UK
  How To Open A Bank Account In The UK - A Guide For Expats
  Why The Country I Came To Love Is Driving Me Away
  Recently Moved To London? Here's How To Get Around The City
  Visa Information For Indians Coming To The UK
  Why 90% Of London City Workers Want To Move Abroad
  Enjoy The Summer! Ten Outdoor Events In London

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  Escaping London: Ten Great Walks In The Country

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

Despite the grey weather, London has always been an attractive destination for expats. The city is home to some spectacular architecture, wide parks and places of art and culture. It is a multicultural, modern city with a bustling population that is always on the move; and as enjoyable as this may be, it’s also precisely for this reason that many feel the need to escape city life for a while, and explore the countryside, where the pace is set by nature itself.   more ...

  Moving Back To The UK? Here's What Will Happen To Your Pension

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

According to The Times, around 72,000 expats over the last two years have left Spain and another 7,000 have left Italy. Around 300,000 Brits remain in Spain and another 65,000 are living in Italy, though not all of these are retired.   more ...

  How To Open A Bank Account In The UK - A Guide For Expats

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

When it comes to opening a bank account it's a straightforward process and much easier than it used to be.

As with British expats moving overseas, the easiest way to open a UK bank account is to do so in the expat's own country as the process is easy and safe. It also means there's one fewer task to complete when the expat lands in the UK.   more ...

  Brexit Britain - Why The Country I Came To Love Is Driving Me Away

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

Genevieve Rogis is an Australian who has been living, working and studying in London for six years.

I am a migrant, and I voted to remain.   more ...

  Recently Moved To London? Here's How To Get Around The City

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

London is a highly populated, multi-cultural city with an effective public transportation system that helps people get around the capital.

Expats may be looking to enjoy a thriving theatre and concert scene, art galleries, large inner-city parks, impressive architecture and other world-class tourist attractions in addition to travelling across the city for work.   more ...


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