Useful Expat & Travel Websites

We are compiling a list of expat, travel and tourism related web sites which we think will be valuable for prospective expats to research destinations and find things to do and ways to connect with other expats once they have landed. If you would like for us to consider your web site for inclusion or have a web site that you like and think is useful to share, just contact us.

Expat Specific

  • ExpatExchange – lots of expat related links in their resources area.
  • Expat Website List at Transitions Abroad. Good starter list of web sites to start with.
  • Expat Blog Aggregator at Expatify. See what expats are talking about
  • Expatica – Moving, Housing, Employment and more. Focuses on selected European countries including UK, France, Spain, Germany
  • Expat-Blog.com – Blog Directory. Very comprehensive list of expat blogs by country. Also includes a forum.
  • Expat Arrivals – Comprehensive destination guides aimed at helping expats living and working overseas make their time abroad a success. Unique articles, engaging interviews and a forum filled with tips and advice also feature.
  • British food shopping – British Corner Shop is the online supermarket for British expats. Shop online and choose from over 8,000 British groceries, with delivery to your door anywhere in the world.
  • ThePouch provides worldwide drop-ship consolidation, U.S. virtual address, package forwarding, repackaging, and personal on-line shopping services to customers worldwide. We are particularly interested in the expat community, having lived/worked abroad in the past.
  • Expat & International Career Success Tips Blog – Learn about resources, strategies and tools to help expat professionals, executives and consultants become a highly visible, sought after experts or leaders and succeed abroad.

Real Estate

Destination Related

Other Helpful Stuff

  • Skype make calls via the internet from either a Skype device or your computer to other computers or call land lines. One of the cheapest and most reliable options. Definitely the expat and long-term traveler’s best friend for staying in touch with family and friends.
  • Agoda is a good place to book hotels internationally – they have inventory in many places that other travel sites don’t and are especially strong in Asia.

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