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How to incorporate self-care into your daily routine as an expat

Relocate, repatriate, move here, move there… expat life can fun, but not always. Visa admin, helping our kids settle in or getting to grips with a new culture… expat life can be a full-time job in itself. However as the old saying goes, we need to fit our own life jacket before assisting others. With […]

Competition Time: Win A Lady in London Gift Set

This giveaway has now closed. Thanks to everyone who entered, and congratulations to the winners: Kadar Katalin Imola, Claire Louise, Rachel Piper, Claire Nutman, Jessica Knight, Lisa Day, Alexa Schoolar, Sharon Parker, Terry Taylor and Andrew Rodwell   Here at ExpatBuddy we like to celebrate expats who’ve made the leap to live in a new […]

A Virtual Summit for Expat Women, 18 & 19 November 2020

Here at ExpatBuddy it’s our mission to connect like-minded expats with each other. Our app suggests nearby expats so you can meet up, share stories, get help settling in and network professionally. We want you to know about the best businesses, organisations and events that might help you too. So with this in mind, we […]

A Guide to Dutch Culture

As expats living somewhere foreign, it’s so important to get to grips with the local culture. Yes, we want to stay close to our home culture, but we also want to tap into our new home. This month, we’re excited to share the perspective of an American expat living in the Netherlands. Hannah is from […]

How to deal with homesickness

Homesickness is a sickness like no other. You can’t see it, you won’t need medical treatment, and yet it can cause real mental and physical suffering. Separated from friends and family, and thrown into a new culture, expatriates experience it as a rite of passage. Often trivialised as a childish trait, homesickness can be a […]

Top 5 places in Kenya to go wild camping

Here at ExpatBuddy we’re popping the expat bubble and showcasing a slice of real life abroad. Nadine is a travel obsessed Buddy based in Kenya. Here she shares her tips for the ultimate non touristy African adventure ― wild camping in Kenya… For a county teeming with wild animals there is a surprisingly large number […]