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When living in another country, take time to vacation there! Everything will be new and interesting, vibrant and unique. Is there a certain museum the country is known for? How about an activity or an event that you can't do or see back in your native country (i.e. Swiss Alps, riding camels) Not the adventurous type? Maybe a local restaurant or relaxing in a hotel, perhaps. (Read Full Tip)
Expats can learn how to get a driver's license in New York, New Jersey or Connecticut. Also provides some information about international driving permits. (Read Article)
Take some time and get to know the zones of the city in a preview trip if you can. Do what works for you... unlike the US, you are paying the rental agents at least a month's rent for their services, so call SEVERAL and see what each can find. Be very clear what you are looking to rent, and walk around in the area and call the numbers from the signs in the windows.