Expat Life

Expat Life

Why I Love Florence

My personal connection with Florence started almost 20 years ago. On my way back home to Germany from a bus tour to Rome, our...

Becoming Expats: Ashley, an American in London

Ashley Nord (@truenord) From: Saint Paul, Minnesota Living in: London, England Has also lived in: Oxford, England; Stockholm, Sweden   Recommendations:  For green-spaces with a view: Regent’s/Primrose Hill, Greenwich, or...

Becoming Expats: Monika, a Croatian in Dublin

Monika Peuc (@monikaharmonika) From: Zagreb, Croatia Living in: Dublin, Ireland For Irish food: Dylan McGrath’s restaurants. The Rustic Stone, Fade St. Social, Brasserie 66 … you can’t...

Becoming Expats: Giulia, an Italian in London

Giulia Dini (@giuliadini) From: Turin, Italy Living in: London, England To fill a Sunday morning: Check out the Columbia Flower Market To get some exercise: Cycle along Regent’s...

Becoming Expats: Sasha Wang, from China to Italy

Sasha Wang (@staialborgo) From: Shenyang, China Living in: Florence, Italy       Favorite spot in Florence: Piazza della Passera Must-see museum: Uffizi, Galleria dell'Accademia Most impressive architecture: Brunelleschi's Dome Best gelateria:...

Becoming Expats: Mia, An American in Peru

Mia Spingola (@mambo773) From: Chicago, Illinois Currently living in: Lima, Peru Has also lived in: Buenos Aires, Argentina; Santa Marta, Colombia; Florence, Italy Best neighborhood to explore in Lima:...

Becoming Expats: Joann, A Canadian in Paris

Joann Pai (@sliceofpai) From: Vancouver, Canada Currently living in: Paris, France Best for coffee: La Fontaine de Belleville Best for a quick bite to eat: Miznon (get their...

Becoming Expats: Shayna, a Canadian in Bali

Shayna Pitch (@shayna.pitch) From: Toronto, Canada Currently living: a village called Singakerta near Ubud in Bali, Indonesia. Has also lived in: South Korea Best food in Ubud: Nasi Goreng...

Becoming Expats: Yishyene, a Malaysian in Portugal

Yishyene (@smallcrazy) From: Malaysia Currently living in: Porto, Portugal Has also lived in: London, England; Melbourne, Australia Must-sees in Porto: Ribeira (riverside), Clerigos Tower, Igreja do Carmo, the...