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The 5 expats who submit the most tips during the month of December will receive $75 Amazon.com gift certificates! Share your relocation advice, favorite local restaurants, best activities for kids, tips for saving money -- anything you've learned living abroad! (Contest Rules & Restrictions)
Member ilenebalt has traveled extensively and shares many helpful tips and tricks to avoid pickpockets and other crimes. (Read Article)
If you're new to Egypt know that the streets are uneven and sometimes difficult to walk. Power outages happen plunging streets into darkness so walking with a flashlight is a must. As you walk the streets do not touch lamp posts as often chunks have been taken out of the poles leaving live wires exposed. (Read Full Tip)
An expat mom shares her experiences giving birth at Al Ahli hospital in Doha. The hospital was like a nice hotel. She had a private room and great nurses. If she were do it over again, she would have brought more baby supplies from home since they were very expensive in Doha.