You’ve got that burning desire to make a big move, but where to go with so many choices? As far as your destination country is concerned, lean in because there are places where the average person will do just fine (Czech Republic) and locations where only the moneyed will thrive (New Zealand). There are many questions one needs … Continue Reading

Singapore to Bangkok | Pet Relocation

Anne-Marie & Shaka’s Move | Pet Relocation | Singapore to Bangkok From a lady who has moved several times, and really should have known better, this story illustrates that sometimes you just have to learn the hard way. I recently moved from Singapore to Bangkok, Thailand. This meant moving my boyfriend, our stuff, the cat, … Continue Reading

Idaho to Prague | International Relocation

Rachel’s Move | Idaho to Prague | International Relocation After I graduated from the University of Idaho, my plan was to teach English in Prague for a year then come home and get a ‘real’ job. After two years in the Czech Republic, I started to feel like I was building a home. I had friends, a job, … Continue Reading

Cultural Curiosities

Landing in a brand new place invariably involves culture shock and issues can range from subtle tremors to Cat 5 hurricanes. Here are seven cultural curiosities that came up in a thread I started on the discussion forum at InterNations.org. • Long lunches followed by naps in Southern France. Everything stops between noon and 2pm. • While it’s a … Continue Reading