2021 brought a major overhaul to the UK immigration system. Whether you agree or disagree with the new points-based system, one change hugely benefits international workers: switching from Tier 2 ICT to a Skilled Worker visa is now possible.
Moving to the UK With Pets: How to Find Pet Friendly Rentals
Moving to the UK with pets was by far the most stressful part of our relocation to London from the US. It’s also the topic I get asked about most frequently, which isn’t surprising.
How to Move Abroad Cheaply: 8 Essential Tips
Getting visas and overcoming language barriers are well-known challenges of living abroad. But one area that’s often overlooked is the financial cost of moving your stuff from one country to another.
14 Foolproof Tips to Save Money Living in London
It’s no secret that London life is expensive. Having a bunch of Michelin-starred restaurants, world class museums, and trendy shops just a moment away comes at a price. But with the help of these tips to save money living in London, you can make that price a bit less eye-watering.
Moving Overseas After 30: 5 Reasons to Make the Leap
Worried you’re too old to live abroad? Moving overseas after 30 was the best decision of my life–and it might be yours, too.
34 Gift Ideas for Someone Moving to Another Country
With remote working and digital nomadism on the rise, there’s a good chance someone in your life will be moving abroad soon. While “going away presents” are nothing new, it’s challenging to come up with gift ideas for someone moving to another country.
Moving to England From the US: 10 Tips From an Expat
Moving to England from the US was the greatest decision of my life. But it was not without its challenges.
Cost of Moving to the UK: 30+ Expenses to Relocate
I’m going to break the golden rule of blogging and tell you straight away what you came here to find out. Our total cost of moving to the UK was about $21,000 USD. Wondering what expenses that amount includes? Keep reading.
Life of an Expat: 7 Hard Truths You’ll Face Abroad
TV and movies love to romanticize the life of an expat. We’re fed intoxicating images of attractive young men and women who jet off to foreign countries to “find themselves” (usually with the help of a gorgeous local). But the reality of expat life is far less glamorous.
21 Living Abroad Quotes to Motivate Your Move
There are few things in this world that are more rewarding–and more intimidating–than moving to a foreign country. Whether you’re looking for inspiration or seeking affirmation, these living abroad quotes will give you an extra motivational boost to take the leap.