Expat Relocation: The Ultimate Guide to Settling In

Congratulations! You have chosen an expat life and it’s going to be awesome! Your future is full of opportunity. You have the chance to have an...

How to Live Your Expat Life to the Max

You’ve unpacked your boxes and made a real home. Your kids are settled in school and you know where to buy groceries. You’ve met...

How to be Happy: A Guide For Expat Partners

How can you not be happy if you're an expat wife? Surely expats lead idyllic lives? The earning partner might have a very demanding job,...

What is International Living Really Like?

What do you think of when you hear the word expat? Middle-aged men in suits? Tanned women sipping gin? Kids with mixed-up accents jumping...

Expat Health: How to Get Active

Are you worried about how much exercise you do or don’t do? Are you aware that you are spending too much time sitting behind...

What is Culture Shock? (And How to Cope)

You’ve packed up your house, sent your dog ahead in a crate, changed the name on your utilities (you hope) and schlepped half-way across...

How to Prepare your Kids for Expat Life

So, you're either moving overseas or thinking about doing so. I can guarantee you're feeling massively excited about the opportunity AND extremely nervous about making...

How to Choose a Happy Family Expat Home

One of the most daunting things about international relocation is choosing an expat home and neighborhood. You may know very little about the place...

How to Plan a Successful Expat Relocation

So, you’ve been offered a contract overseas, and suddenly you’re planning an expat relocation. There's so much to be excited about! Living in a new...

How to Have the Best Time in Orchard Road

No vacation in Singapore is complete without a mega-trip to Orchard Road. Why? Because shopping is a national obsession for Singaporeans. They do retail-therapy...

Great Things to Do, See and Eat in Chinatown, Singapore

One of the reasons we love Singapore is the juxtaposition of old and new. Nowhere is this more obvious than in the vibrant colourful...

Restaurants in Singapore: The Best of Dempsey Hill

One of the things expats love most about Singapore is eating out. And as this island is a melting pot of cultures, so the...

7 of the Best Lunch-Date Restaurants in Singapore

Whether you’re moving to Singapore, or just passing through, you’ll soon discover that lunch is BIG. Co-workers, friends and families take time out of...

Travel in Singapore: 6 Fabulous Family Trips

One of the things we love most about living in Singapore is the opportunity to travel in South East Asia. And while we love...

How to Hire the Perfect Helper in Singapore

For many expats moving to Singapore the thought of having a full time helper is very strange. Most people who come from outside of Asia...

10 Top Things To Do With Kids in Singapore

For a small country, Singapore is packed full of fun things to do to keep your kids happy If you're feeling spoilt for choice, have...

Top 10 Tips for the Best Family Day at Gardens by...

Gardens By The Bay is now the number 1 place to visit in Singapore according to Tripadvisor. It’s easy to see why. While we love living...

10 Reasons Why Expats Love Singapore

When we moved to Singapore from Europe two years ago I didn't know very much about it. All I knew was that it was...