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Ireland

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Alain Buffing, Dublin

Posted by: Scar on Friday August 05, 2016 (07:40:49)   (655 Reads)
Alain Buffing
Who are you?

My name is Alain Buffing, I am a Dutch business executive and cloud expert, currently working as a Inbound Marketing Specialist at Hubspot in Dublin. Besides my day job I also founded a new NGO called Tuk Tuk Cartel, which caters volunteering trips to Africa and Asia for expats living in tech hubs around the globe.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Sara Granados, Dublin

Posted by: Scar on Wednesday July 13, 2016 (07:13:15)   (565 Reads)
Sara Granados
Who are you?

I'm Sara – a 24-year-old Louisiana native currently living and loving life in Dublin, Ireland working as a Graphic Designer!

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved to Dublin about a year after I graduated college.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Becky Caudill, Dublin

Posted by: Scar on Monday June 27, 2016 (03:41:51)   (555 Reads)
Becky Caudill
Who are you?

My name is Becky, and I’m a 39-year-old expat living in Dublin, Ireland, with my husband.

My background is in technology public relations, but for the past year and a half I've been a full-time author, writing contemporary and paranormal romance novels. My husband is a software architect with a global technology company.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Beatriz Ageno, Dublin

Posted by: Scar on Wednesday June 08, 2016 (08:29:45)   (622 Reads)
Beatriz Ageno
Who are you?

My name is Beatriz but all my friends call me Bea. I'm in my mid-30s and am originally from the Bay Area, California, but my parents are from Chile. I now live in Ireland, and for 9 years previous to moving to Ireland I was living in Italy.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Katelyn, Galway

Posted by: Carole on Tuesday July 28, 2015 (09:06:28)   (1160 Reads)
Katelyn
Who are you?

My name is Katelyn, and I'm a recent college graduate from New England. I come from a big family.

I love pizza, cheap wine, and the beach. Starting at the end of August, I will be living as an expat in Ireland for a year while I get a Masters degree and work in a local hospital.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Aurora Procopio, Ireland

Posted by: scar on Tuesday July 21, 2015 (04:11:14)   (1009 Reads)
Aurora Procopio
Who are you?

Hello everyone! My name is Aurora, and I am originally from Rome.

I like to think about my life as an adventure and if it gets boring, I do everything to mess it up! I enjoy wise and long chats in front of a good glass of red wine, I am a great listener and I try my best to give the perfect advice in any situation.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Cory Hanson, Ireland

Posted by: scar on Saturday July 18, 2015 (10:37:44)   (954 Reads)
Cory Hanson
Who are you?

I am an American teacher-turned-writer living in Dublin. Since moving to Ireland, I have been attempting to maximize this European adventure by traveling as often as possible, meeting new people, and writing about my experiences for other future tourists and expats.

In December 2014, I self-published my first book, The Frugal Guide: Dublin in eBook form.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Val Robus, Ireland

Posted by: scar on Friday July 17, 2015 (07:32:31)   (968 Reads)
Val Robus
Who are you?

I'm Val Robus, I'm a housewife and mum, living in County Sligo, Ireland.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved from the UK in 1991. My parents are Irish but had moved to the UK in the 1950s and I was born in the UK. I married my Andy, my husband in 1990 and we'd had enough of the 'rat race' so we moved to Ireland.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Rachel Farndon, Dublin

Posted by: Carole on Monday September 23, 2013 (22:19:24)   (7551 Reads)
Rachel Farndon
Who are you?

I am Rachel Farndon. I’m in my twenties and I am a career expat.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

My first big move was as a 9 year old when my family moved from New Zealand to Brunei. I have since travelled all over the world. In 2012 I made my next long term move to Ireland. This was purely spontaneous. I applied for a working holiday visa, picked up and left within about 3 months. I am now living and working in Manila, The Philippines.

How did you find somewhere to live?

In Ireland I had a number of happy coincidences.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Ireland

Ireland

Markus Wahl, Cork

Posted by: Carole on Friday August 30, 2013 (21:49:03)   (40966 Reads)
Markus Wahl
Who are you?

My name is Markus, I am a 39 years old professional, originated and grown up in Austria, living and working there till 2009, the last years in our House in lower Austria near the capital Vienna.

I´m married since 16 years and we have 2 kids, but in the meantime since 7 month separated to my wife. Our kids already grown up and live their own life, one of them also here in Ireland, where I´m living now since 2009.

Ever since I worked there in IT and Helpdesk Support roles mostly in a Supervisor or Team Leader Role and involved in many IT Projects.   more ...