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Czech Republic > Moving

Czech Republic

What Visa Options Are Available In The Czech Republic?

Monday August 12, 2019 (11:52:10)

The Czech Republic is a member of the European Union, and also of the Schengen area. All countries which signed the Schengen Agreement legally abolished their internal borders with other signatory countries. People, goods, services and capital may flow across these borders without restriction.   more ...

Czech Republic > Living

Czech Republic

9 Reasons To Choose Prague As Your Next Expat Destination

Wednesday August 30, 2017 (08:50:42)

Not every expat is eager to move once and then stay put. There are expats who are constantly looking for their next destination. The rich, varied influences from different places are what constitute their expat lives. Experiences are what these expats are looking for. Yet there are so many questions that are to be answered before deciding on the next destination.   more ...

Czech Republic > Links

Czech Republic

Czech Republic - Recommended Social Media Accounts

Wednesday March 01, 2017 (15:39:21)
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At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at the Czech Republic and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.   more ...

Czech Republic > Links

Czech Republic

Czech Republic - Recommended Blogs

Monday October 31, 2016 (14:55:55)

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Czech Republic and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.   more ...

Czech Republic > Education

Czech Republic

The Pros And Cons Of Teaching English In The Czech Republic

Wednesday July 15, 2015 (14:30:25)
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The Czech Republic, a strategically located country in Central Europe, is known for its stable economy that has given rise to favorable market conditions and excellent employment opportunities. Residents enjoy a high standard of living and many expats are able to easily find jobs in a variety of sectors such as finance, trade and hospitality.

English teachers are in high demand in the Czech Republic. Although teaching jobs usually begin in September, there is a requirement to fill such positions all year round.   more ...

Czech Republic > Working

Czech Republic

Finding A Job In the Czech Republic As An Expat

Tuesday June 30, 2015 (20:16:26)
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The Czech Republic and its capital city, Prague, have always been attractive to expats. The country enjoys a stable economy and the atmosphere is highly conducive to foreign investment. Living and working in the Czech Republic comes with many benefits such as affordable housing and healthcare, good salaries and benefit packages, and a thriving expat community.

The Czech Republic is a member of the European Union, and therefore EU nationals have the same working rights as Czech nationals.   more ...

Czech Republic > Health

Czech Republic

Using The Healthcare System In the Czech Republic - A Short Guide For Expats

Thursday May 14, 2015 (14:26:52)

The Czech Republic is known to have one of the best systems of healthcare in Central Europe. Employers are expected to provide nearly universal insurance coverage to employees who are Czech Republic citizens. The quality of healthcare is equivalent to general European standards, and hospitals and clinics are well-staffed with highly trained professionals.

In the Czech Republic, even dental care is included under healthcare coverage and it is free for all citizens. The healthcare system operates through contributions to an insurance fund managed by the state. These contributions are compulsory.   more ...

Czech Republic > Living

Czech Republic

5 Foods You Must Try When Living In The Czech Republic

Friday April 24, 2015 (03:18:06)

If food excites you and you’ve just decided that you’re moving to the Czech Republic, you can rest assured that you will have a good time, especially if you eat meat. Czech food today has a strong focus on meats, and there’s a rich and varied array of foods available, influenced not only by Czech traditions but by those of the Czech Republic’s neighbours – Germany, Austria, Slovakia, and Poland. Access to great food is incredibly easy to come by, and you could spend a lifetime exploring and savoring Czech cuisine alongside the country’s equally rich and varied tradition of beer. However, if you’re not sure where to begin, here are five dishes that you absolutely must try:   more ...

Czech Republic > Links

Czech Republic

Czech Republic - Five Recommended Expat Blogs

Monday April 06, 2015 (19:16:00)

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at the Czech Republic and some of the bloggers who write about living there.

Girl in Czechland
http://girlinczechland.com/

This anonymous English girl will make you less homesick with her brilliant irony. Her blog is a funny day-to-day life diary of a young girl in “Czechland”, mainly speaking about funny things happening around her (meeting a pet pig in a park in the middle of Prague, stepping on the devil's assistant of St Nicolas during Christmas or discovering Prague’s hidden beaches). Hilarious pictures feature in each post! Highly recommended.   more ...

Czech Republic > Living

Czech Republic

A Few Tips for Expats Driving In the Czech Republic

Wednesday January 28, 2015 (14:09:50)

The Czech Republic is an extremely popular expat destination because of its high standards of living with reasonable costs. The country has an excellent public transport network, but driving is often the most convenient way to get around the country. Choosing to drive in the Czech Republic is a decision you shouldn’t make lightly however, as it has one of the highest rates of traffic accidents in central Europe. Driving laws are also extremely strict, and you need to make yourself familiar with all of the practices and requirements for driving in the country.   more ...