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5 Steps to a New Life

5 Steps to a New Life

Starting an expat assignment doesn’t just imply a new job and/or a new home. For sure those two seem to be the real deal, a new work environment with new rules and new colleagues; a relocation that can be very difficult as many expats get to chose their home through the internet, and the assessment […]

Why expats need more wallets

Why expats need more wallets

When we packed to move to China, like most women I had several handbags, but I had only one wallet. It contained everything, from my bank card to shop cards, money, and all those small little things you carry randomly, a lost button you need to put back on a cardigan but never seem to […]

Are you a couchsurfer yet?

Are you a couchsurfer yet?

I joined couchsurfing.org a few years ago after watching a TV magazine that followed the trails of 3 groups of friends traveling around the world via their contacts on the website. I have now been a member for 4 years, and have had active and inactive times, as all members are free to accept or […]