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Living in Israel

Though the cost of living is high, Israel offers expats a wide variety of quality housing and excellent health care. By Mary Anne Thompson, founder, and president, Goinglobal, Inc. Israel is an expensive country, where the cost of living can

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Expats Enjoy Inexpensive Indonesia

Indonesia is an increasingly popular destination for young, adventurous expatriates who appreciate the country’s low cost of living. The Southeast Asia nation’s cost of living does vary considerably, depending on lifestyle and location. Imported goods, Western supermarkets, and stores can

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Tips for the Holiday Traveler

The holiday season often equals holiday travel, something many anticipate all year – maybe none more than those far from home. The holidays present a chance to take a break from work and your typical day-to-day existence. It allows you

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Living and Working in South Africa – GoinGlobal Blog

The affordable, culturally rich country is an expat favorite.   By Mary Anne Thompson, founder, and president, Goinglobal, Inc.   South Africa is a middle-income country with 55 million residents. It is a melting pot of culturally, linguistically, racially and

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Expats Enjoy Living in Affordable India

On the whole, foreigners like India. Expats report the country is a good place to advance their careers and develop new skills, according to the Expat Explorer Survey. Foreign residents also find that their living expenses are lower than in

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Dining Out in Germany

Visiting a foreign country, say, Germany, for instance, can be challenging in any number of ways. Each country is unique, with its own culture, norms, and quirks. Researching the country or countries you plan to visit ahead of your travels

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Denmark: Expensive but Beloved

Lonely Planet recently named Copenhagen the best city to visit in 2019, saying that “Denmark’s city of cool is unstoppable.” It has wonderful food, great energy, world-class architecture and one of the oldest amusement parks in the world, Tivoli Gardens.

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Living in Denmark

Finding housing and transportation options in Denmark, one of the most expensive countries in the world. By Mary Anne Thompson, founder, and president, Goinglobal, Inc. Denmark is one of the most expensive countries in the world to live, according to

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Living and Working in Spain

After a years-long recession, Spain is making a comeback. By Mary Anne Thompson, founder, and president, Goinglobal, Inc. Foreign nationals have long been drawn to Spain for its temperate weather, beautiful cities, and relatively easy living. And now that the

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China No Longer Requires Work Permits for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Residents

Residents of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan (HMT) working in Mainland China no longer need to obtain a work permit, according to a new nationwide policy announced earlier this summer. China’s Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security officially stopped accepting work

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