Expat Life

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Thursday is the New Friday

Hello! You may (or indeed may not) have noticed two things; Firstly that I’ve had a bit of a play with the design of Very Hungry Explorer.  I wanted to make it less cluttered and just generally give the site a little refresh  – I hope you like it. Secondly,…

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So Long and Thanks For All The Fish

Two years and ten months since our big move from the UK to Belgium; today we start our next adventure with our move from Brussels to Dubai. I’m excited, really excited to move to the Middle East. It has been tough getting everything sorted, but now all 78 jobs have…

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Dubai Move Update

An Update On Our Move To Dubai

With only a week left until we head off to Dubai, I thought it was time to do a bit of an update on how things have been going… As you may (or may not) recall, our first expat experience was moving from the UK to Belgium.  There were a…

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COPING WITH BAD NEWS FROM HOME

*Little disclaimer to start things off, I was rather emotional writing this post and sharing some of the stories from other bloggers, so if it reads like a bit of a rollercoaster, that’s because it is… Last week I received some really bad news from my Mum; a member of…

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THE NEXT STOP ON OUR EXPAT ADVENTURE

Our Expat adventure begin in June 2012 when Philip and I crossed the channel over to Belgium and started exploring Europe from our base in Brussels. Since then I’ve visited 14 new Countries, mangled a number of languages that really deserved better, tried all sorts of food, had a gazillion adventures, went…

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