expat Travel Articles

 
5 Tips for a Smooth Transition to Expat Life
5 Tips for a Smooth Transition to Expat Life Whether you're taking an extended vacation, or beginning your adventure living as an ex-pat abroad, Liz Heck has some tips to make your new address feel like home.
9 Tips for Becoming an Expat
9 Tips for Becoming an Expat If RTW travel doesn't do it for you, or if you simply can't afford to travel for an extended length of time without working, consider the expat lifestyle. Ashley Wali lays out what to consider and how to find a job - legally - and without teaching English.
10 Important Life Lessons You Learn From Living Abroad
10 Important Life Lessons You Learn From Living Abroad Pulling up stakes and moving across borders can be exciting, embarrassing and unexpectedly educational. Whitney Cox writes about ten lessons learned from life in a new country.
Planning to Live Abroad
Planning to Live Abroad Planning to live abroad is almost as harrowing as living abroad can be. What should you pack? What will you even miss? Find out with the following tips from Cathy Dean (and other experienced travelers) designed to boost your planning confidence and deliver valuable insight.
From Tourist to Resident: 7 Signs You Just Want to Stay Put
From Tourist to Resident: 7 Signs You Just Want to Stay Put Many long-term backpackers don't want to admit that they're ready to settle down, but sometimes even nomads need a break from travel. Brooke Schoenman talks about 7 signs that show you might need that break.
Is RTW Travel for Everyone? Consider Expat Life As an Alternative
Is RTW Travel for Everyone? Consider Expat Life As an Alternative Though many of us are intrigued by the concept of long-term travel, living out of a suitcase and on a budget without a place to call home just isn't for everyone. Denise Pulis explores the reasons how becoming an expat can be a gateway to long-term travel at a slower pace.
Best Places for Expats to Live
Best Places for Expats to Live Have you ever wondered what it was like to live in a foreign country, but you didn't know which would be best? Adam Seper recommends some of the best places in the world for expats to live.
15 of the Best Expat Blogs
15 of the Best Expat Blogs Of the many varieties of travel blogs, expat blogs are a particular favorite of staff writer (and expat wannabe) Jessica Spiegel. These are 15 of her favorites.
6 Reasons Living on the Road is a Good Option in a Down Economy
6 Reasons Living on the Road is a Good Option in a Down Economy If you play the game the right way it's actually very possible to live "on the road" for quite a bit less than keeping a stationary lifestyle. Jennifer Miller and her family have done it, and here she offers her best tips.
Becoming an Expat
Becoming an Expat Have you ever thought about moving to another country? Don't buy that one-way ticket just yet - BootsnAll staff writer Jessica Spiegel has some things you should think about first.