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20 Lessons Learned From Traveling to 20 Countries

Source: Brittany from Boston Link to original articleAmong the wonderful benefits of traveling is the opportunity to grow and learn more about yourself, while learning about other people and cultures around the world. And along the way, it’s important to look back and reflect upon what you’ve learned and how you’ve grown. With my recent trip to The Bahamas marking my 20th country visited, I’m...

How Do Expats Cope With Losing Their Identity

Source: BBC By Laura Clarke Link to original article After years away on a foreign posting, coming ‘home’ can be overwhelming and isolating. Here’s how many people cope with fitting back in. Last week, we identified an important, but often overlooked problem of being a long-term expat: how a foreign posting can affect your sense of identity, belonging and home. It prompted many of you to shar...

Spain Has Overtaken the United States and is the 2nd Most-visited Country in The World

It seems like the good times will continue in 2018 for Spain’s tourism sector.   Over 82 million visitors were estimated to have visited the country in 2017 according to the tourism industry. Spain was already reaching record highs of tourism in 2016 and then 2017 grew by 4.4% both in international visitors and overall tourist spending.  This year Exceltur is expecting a further increase in 3.3%. ...

The Best Places to Soak Up the Sun as an Expat

By Matthew Andrews With the days getting shorter, colder and wetter, you would be forgiven for fantasising about starting a new life in the sun overseas. But what destinations actually have the most to offer sun worshipers? Europe Spain might be one of the first countries to pop into your head when thinking about sunny destinations – and for good reason too, parts of this Mediterranean country can...

Common Myths About Doing Business in Indonesia

By Kerli Pärnapuu Indonesia is a land of great potential. Rich in culture and resources, the world’s largest archipelago offers a wide array of opportunities for lifestyle business as well as the corporate behemoths that have vested interest and flocking to the nation to grab market share. Yet, for the individual investor and entrepreneur who has lived or considered building a small business here ...

The Best Secret Islands in America

By Emma Sloley Fancy setting sail for a less-discovered all-American destination? Drop anchor on one of these enchanted isles, each with its own unique flavor and plenty of room to stretch out. John Greim/Getty Images Hatteras Island, North Carolina This 42-mile-long Outer Banks gem, with its distinctive black-and-white lighthouse, is also big on water activities like surfing, kite-boarding and wi...

December Events in Istanbul For and By Expats

By Yvonne Ergil A new month and season are here and the art and entertainment schedule is full of events geared up for Istanbul’s expats. The end of the year can be a trying time for those far away from their homeland, loved ones and family. However, the active expat community in the city means that there will always be something to do and new people to meet. The following are a list of even...

Why You Should Book a Flight for the Early Morning to Get Home for the Holidays

By Cailey Rizzo The holidays can be the most miserable time of the year for those stuck in airports. But for travelers looking to mitigate the frustration of crowded airports, we have one tip: Book an earlier flight. Although it may be loathsome to miss out on precious sleep time, the earlier you get to the airport, the less terrible the entire experience is likely to be. Studies have shown that e...

Panorama – Marbella’s Longest Established Real Estate Agency

Panorama, Marbella’s longest established real estate agency opened its first office in Marbella in 1970, and is led by its owner and Managing Director, Christopher Clover with the collaboration of his children Alex and Katinka. Panorama is the exclusive representative and international associate in the Greater Marbella area of the prestigious U.K. based global real estate agency Savills, and speci...

Current Concepts and Procedures Behind Facial Rejuvenation

By Dany Kayle Plastic Surgery, Dr Kayle Aesthetic Clinic Looking younger has never been so easy. Looking younger has been of prime concern to all ladies across all times. Approaches to facial rejuvenation kept evolving until current days. Today, we look at facial rejuvenation from a different angle. It is no longer a mere facelift, which results in an expressionless though tightened face. It is a ...

5 Tips For Finding a Healthy Work-Life Balance

 By Inspiring Interns Sometimes it can feel like all you’re doing is clocking in and out, commuting to and from work, and that’s that. It’s exhausting! It’s important for your mental and physical well-being to carve out some much needed you-time.  If you find that it’s impossible to abandon work when you’re home then here are some tips on drawing the line. Add some downtime to yo...

10 Must-Visit Places in Florida That You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

  By Kara Franker Ready for an adventure? Forget following the crowds. From secret gardens to wildlife havens and funky bars to quirky shops, here’s our list of 10 must-visit hidden gems along Florida’s coastline. Tucked away in the residential community of Amelia Island Plantation, Walkers Landing is a stunning secret spot to watch sunset. Wood benches and swings overlook the salt marsh and ...