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Iconic food that South African expats crave while living abroad

As any South African who has ever walked into a UK food store and asked where the rusks are knows (only to be directed to the baby section, where …

South Africa

What is tax clearance and why do I need it?

We’ve discussed financial emigration and fund transfers in some length in the past few months, but not everyone understands tax clearance and how it …

South Africa

7 things only South African expats understand

Becoming an expat changes you forever. It changes your outlook on life, it changes your personality, it opens you up to possibilities and it presents …

South Africa

What are the highest paying cities for expats?

If you are a South African expat living abroad or are planning on moving abroad to maximise your income, then look no further than Mumbai, India …

Retirement

The top EU destinations for young expats

The European Union (EU) has always stood for peace, stability and prosperity – factors that attract expats from all over the world who are looking …

Europe

What are the benefits of financial emigration?

South African expats often relocate abroad and spend many years living there before the issue of financial emigration raises its head. The reason for</b> …

South Africa

5 top cities for expats in the USA

With around 20 000 cities across the whole of the USA, there is plenty of options for South African expats when it comes to living in America. Many …

Cities

Is Berlin still a “poor but sexy city”?

Many years ago, a former mayor of Berlin, Klaus Wowereit declared Berlin a “poor but sexy” city – so how is this regarded by expats today? In the …

Economics

5 countries that will improve your life expectancy

The expat lifestyle brings with it many advantages, but one of the surprising ones is that by moving to another country, you can actually increase …

Health Care

Is Ireland a better choice for expats than the UK?

In mid-2017, Ireland’s minister for foreign affairs and trade revealed that the demand for Irish passports in the UK had jumped by 50% with more than …

Ireland

Asia is poised for start-up success in 2018

Start-ups are making their impact felt all over the world and we have recently written about how expats have the temperament and business acumen to …

Hong Kong

The legendary South African rugby players of all time

When you mention the topic ‘legendary South African rugby players’ it’s only natural a few scrums and one or two tackles might occur, because this is …

South Africa

Slimmed down Super Rugby 2018 looks set to wow the crowds

Super Rugby 2018 had kicked off and the new slimmed down format looks set to revitalise a game that has been criticised for becoming very …

Super Rugby

The difference between rugby, Australian football and American football

At first glance American football, Australian Rules football and rugby all seem very similar, but when one gets down to playing them, they are very …

College Sports

Super Rugby: Egg-shaped balls and more

Easter is on the horizon and eggs are everywhere – especially on the Super Rugby circuit as the ball flies around the field. Have you ever considered …

Super Rugby

Joost van der Westhuizen: Remembering the legend!

There is a lot we can learn from Joost van der Westhuizen’s spirit in facing personal adversities. For one, feeling sorry for ourselves and …

Rugby World Cup

Famous South African: Francois Pienaar

The Rugby may have South Africans waving their fists in the air out of frustration at the moment, but while we’re busy debating the reasons behind …

South Africa

Famous South African - Jake White

<b>Who is Jake White?</b><p>He’s one of the most influential sports coaches and strategists in history. Not only has he coached the Brumbies, Sharks, Tongans …

Rugby World Cup

5 idyllic European destinations if you are looking for a quiet life

Not everyone wants to live in a bustling city with a vibrant social life. Many expats want to head to a quiet destination, especially if they are …

European Travel

The best places to retire to in 2018

International Living, a leading authority on global retirement and relocation has recently published its Annual Global Retirement Index for 2018. The …

Retirement

How expats can overcome loneliness

Expat life can be a rollercoaster of emotions, but one common emotion most expats share is a feeling of loneliness. Loneliness is often an emotion …

Loneliness

The reality of life in the Middle East for expat women

Many myths surround life in the Middle East with regard to women – which can create concerns for spouses and expat women attracted to the job …

Middle East

7 Hot cross bun recipes to tease your taste buds

From a bunny visit to exciting egg hunts, Easter holidays are celebrated in various ways around the world. One of the firm favourites for South …

Breakfast

Movie Review: Dis Koue Kos, Skat

Showmax is well known for bringing heart-warming South African dramas to the silver screen – movies which are enjoyed by South Africans both at home …

Movie Reviews

5 ways to use your nest egg wisely

For many people their ‘nest egg’ is their retirement annuity, which they have been saving for their entire lives. The term ‘nest egg’ originates from …

Retirement

5 reasons why expats make great entrepreneurs

It’s interesting to note that 40% of Fortune 500 companies were founded by expats or their children. So what is it about the expat mentality and …

Entrepreneurship

Make the best of the good life, as an expat in Bali

When anyone mentions Bali, everyone’s immediate thoughts are of exotic holidays, delicious food and ‘Eat, Pray, Love’. However, Bali is also home to …

Asia Travel

How to avoid becoming an April Fool

This year April the 1st also falls on Easter Sunday, but we don’t expect that this will stop serious pranksters from still enjoying April Fool’s Day. …

April Fools' Day

7 unusual Easter traditions from around the world

Easter, like Christmas, is a global celebration with many countries having their own unique traditions surrounding the event. If you’re a South …

Sausages

7 things that might surprise you as a SA expat in Europe

Moving abroad can take a lot of getting used to and if you are moving to a country with a new culture, language and cuisine, you’re bound to …

South Africa