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Xenophobe's Guide to the French

Xenophobe’s Guide To…

Dave reviews the Xenophobe's Guide series of short books looking at the traits that go to define the character of 30 different nationalities from the Albanians to the Welsh.

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Expat insights into life in Portugal

"Portugal is a popular destination for expats as well as tourists, with communities dotted throughout the country, most notably the Algarve. The favourable weather and excellent cuisine make it easy to see why, too. But once expats relocate here they can be subjected to life-changing experiences and learn valuable lessons from their Portuguese neighbours." Jamie Waddell gives us the insights of three English-speaking expats who made the move to Portugal.

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British Expat Newsletter: October 2013

This month: The value of time—the varying attitudes to time management among different cultures.

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Expat life: when the great adventure starts to grate

Even if you do make it to the country of your dreams, it doesn't take much for the dream to become a nightmare. Dave looks at an infographic that shows why it's worth removing the rose-tinted glasses when contemplating becoming an expat.

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British Expat Newsletter: May 2013

This month: Open for business? The problems and pleasures that a change in working/business hours can bring.

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