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Visiting Tokyo

RENTLY, I READ AN ARTICLE WHERE ANTHONY BOURDAIN DESCRIBED SOLO TRAVEL IN TOKYO AS “INTIMIDATING” AND “THRILLING.”This...

Giving Birth in Shanghai – Mother Interview

Despite all the excitement and joy that comes with having a baby, the thought of giving birth can be unnerving. And even...

Expat Repatriation: you’ve changed!

You're moving back home. You know the people. You speak the language. You understand the culture. You know how to get things...

Expat Pregnancy in Shanghai – Around the Table.

We talk to a group of Pudong moms about being pregnant and having babies in Shanghai.Several months back,...

How to: Travel to China Without a Visa

Thank god for transit visas!If you’ve got a stop over coming up in China, it might be time...

Moving countries and cultures – how do expat children cope?

It's the need for companies to be more involved in many areas of the globe it is little wonder that some students find themselves...

Expats On Assignment: When Spouses Can’t Adjust

The move to a foreign country is no time for a solo flight. Expats who receive the assistance they need are much more...

Expat Parenting Abroad

Parenting abroad is a challenge on many levels, but perhaps the most unexpected is how your basic ideas about safety boundaries are questioned.American consumers...

International SOS for Expats

If you choose an insurer that uses International SOS you will be issued with a Membership Card that bears a very important...

Shanghai expat healthcare that makes you feel at home

If you've ever sat in an international medical clinic and felt just as homesick as you did sick, you'll know that it...

Visiting Tokyo

RENTLY, I READ AN ARTICLE WHERE ANTHONY BOURDAIN DESCRIBED SOLO TRAVEL IN TOKYO AS “INTIMIDATING” AND “THRILLING.”This...

Visiting Tokyo

RENTLY, I READ AN ARTICLE WHERE ANTHONY BOURDAIN DESCRIBED SOLO TRAVEL IN TOKYO AS “INTIMIDATING” AND “THRILLING.”This...

Giving Birth in Shanghai – Mother Interview

Despite all the excitement and joy that comes with having a baby, the thought of giving birth can be unnerving. And even...

Expat Repatriation: you’ve changed!

You're moving back home. You know the people. You speak the language. You understand the culture. You know how to get things...

Expat Pregnancy in Shanghai – Around the Table.

We talk to a group of Pudong moms about being pregnant and having babies in Shanghai.Several months back,...

Moving to South Korea: Meeting people

Moving to South Korea will no doubt be an adventure. It will of course also be a huge challenge moving to a...