Welcome! If you're moving overseas, settling in abroad, an expert on international living, a repatriate, or just considering an expatriate adventure, Expat Exchange can help! Since 1997, we've helped millions of expats worldwide.
Expats often move to Frankfurt for jobs in finance and IT. Frankfurt is continental Europe's largest financial center and has a population of approximately 2.5 million in the city and surrounding urban area. Towns in the Taunus area north of Frankfurt and Wiesbaden and Mainz to the west are popular among expats. There are many international and bi-lingual schools to choose from and lots of expat clubs in the Frankfurt area. (Read Article)
An expat in Stavanger, Norway appreciates the Norwegian's love of and respect for nature. She also appreciates that Norwegians aren't easily offended, their lower crime rates and great food.
If offered food by a newly met older woman or young woman for that matter, kindly refuse until you get to know them better -- especially if you're new to the area. This subject is probably viewed as taboo on this site, but food that has a mojo put on it will really do a number on you.. Yup, I know..sounds like poppycock, but it does happen more often than you would realize to foreigners. (Read Full Tip)
Expats share their favorite places to live in Guatemala - from Antigua to Lake Atitlan to Xela and more. (Read Article)