expats

hometown pride

Dublin Is a City So Bad It Makes You Feel Good

In defence – kind of – of my hometown, which was recently voted one of the worst cities in the world to move to.
Conor Creighton
11.21.17
italy

We Asked 7 Expats What Shocked Them Most About Food in Italy

A waiter who refused to take an order for pizza with bananas, and Tuscan bread that just isn't as good as French bread.
Leon Benz
9.27.17
Australiana

We Asked Londoners What They Really Think of Australians

"I once slept with an Aussie who worked for an AIDS charity and I had to pressure him to wear a condom… Maybe they're not the smartest tools in the shed."
Catherine McMaster
3.29.17
News

Romanians Who Live in the UK Talk About Life After Brexit

"My contract was changed and there's an English guy at work who has now started to openly hate on our Romanian and Polish coworkers."
Denis Adrian Andrei
8.4.16
brunch

Brunch in the UAE Is the Most Gluttonous Meal You Will Ever Eat

Gold-plated tiramisu, a mojito bar, a whole roasted suckling pig: Hidden in this desert is an oasis of caviar and vice.
Hannah Walhout
7.12.16
Travel

How to Move Abroad When You're Young and Broke

If you're going to be broke somewhere, it might as well be on the beach in Bali.
Michaela Cross
7.9.16
Stuff

Debt Dodgers: Meet the Americans Who Moved to Europe and Went AWOL on Their Student Loans

Some cash-strapped former students are choosing to leave America behind in order to avoid paying off their giant debts.
Alexander Coggin
1.17.16
Stuff

An Exclusive Interview With the Dutch Coffee Shop Owner Sentenced to 103 Years in a Thai Prison

Johan Van Laarhoven has been convicted for spending money in Thailand that he earned by selling cannabis in The Netherlands. I spoke to him during his weekly visit to the Police General Hospital in Bangkok.
Alexandra Verwaal
12.3.15
Hong Kong

Bunker Club: An Inside Look At Hong Kong’s Secret Pop-Up Parties

A diary of the parties that are taking over Asia’s world city.
Parker Buckley
8.7.15
Photo

Photos of Artificial Tourist Paradises in Australia and Dubai

In his series Gold, photographer Sean Fennessy examines the similarities between the two surreal cities.
Sean Fennessy
6.11.15
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

This Is What Could Happen to British Expats if the UK Leaves the EU

Today, David Cameron announced that the referendum could be as soon as next May.
Lauren Razavi
6.5.15
Weed

Being a Stoner in Beijing Is Expensive, Dangerous and Complicated

A recent government crackdown has made dealers and users nervous, but it hasn't stopped people from getting high in the Chinese capital.
Tim Hill
4.30.15
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