Destination Guides: What you need to know before you move abroad
Whether you’re embarking on an expat adventure, moving overseas with your family, or are taking an international career assignment, let our Destination Guides help you on your way. From local culture and business etiquette, to finding a home, making sure you can access the health care support you may need, and much more.
Laid-back, easy-going but upfront and hardworking: the people of Australia are culturally diverse and welcoming.
Culturally diverse, financially strong and with a high standard of living, Canada offers an easy-going yet exciting way of life to the newcomer.
One of the fastest growing economies in the world, and the largest democracy, India is expected to overtake China by 2028 as the world’s most populous nation.
A small island nation north of the equator, Singapore is located in Southeast Asia and is the world’s only island city-state – being both the country and its capital.
The rugged landscapes, rich cultural history and reliably warm weather have long been a draw for expats looking for a healthy, southern European lifestyle.
It’s not just the idyllic beaches, tropical islands and warm, welcoming, fun-loving people that appeal to foreigners thinking of relocating to Thailand.
With a single-party Communist government and a difficult history, it would be easy to overlook the welcoming, optimistic, and hard-working nature of the people that call it home.
A land of stunning landscapes, fascinating wildlife and an up-and-coming economy, South Africa has much to offer the newcomer.
China is the world’s fastest largest economy, but this is also a country where old traditions sit with contemporary innovations.
United Arab Emirates
A culturally rich country flanked by the calm waters of the Persian Gulf and dramatic desert and mountains, the UAE comprises seven diverse emirates, and presents expats with economic and lifestyle opportunities.
A blend of socio-cultural influences, including Malay, Chinese, Indian and European, Malaysia also presents an abundance natural wonders and economic opportunities, making it a popular destination for expats.
This large European country is popular with expats the world over. With its diverse landscapes, rich culture, temperate climate and varied population, France offers a wealth of opportunity for work and leisure.