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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

  Expat Experience - Emma Creese, London
  Survey for study on Middle East & North Africa expats
  London For Free - Museums That Won't Cost A Penny
  UK visa information
  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

Expat Focus Columnists - UK
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  Studying In the UK: A Guide To Universities And Colleges In London


Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

Getting a degree from a recognized university in London is like a dream come true for almost any student. Educational standards across the UK are known to be among the best in the world, and moreover, the degrees that are validated by recognized accreditation bodies in the UK are accepted in almost every country around the world.   more ...

  London For Free - Museums That Won't Cost A Penny


Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

Take advantage of free entry to a wide variety of London’s iconic museums and explore the famous city’s rich culture and history on a shoestring budget. Here are ten of the best museums in London that you can check out even if you’ve left your wallet at home.   more ...

  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 ...

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