Last month we had the great pleasure of meeting Assiye, who house-sat for us while we were in Morocco. Making the most of her month in Brussels, she enrolled in an Alliance Francaise French class. Today she shares her story:
We’ve been together now for almost nine years, and it’s occurred to me I’ve never really told you how I feel about you. Oh sure, I brag about you to all of my friends, like any love-sick fool would do, but I’ve never taken the time to put down in words just how much our relationship means to me.
Today, our trailing spouse expert, Louise, offers three easy tips to discover your passion and live a fulfilling expat life.
Today, expat coach, Louise, looks at 7 guilty secrets common to trailing spouses. If you recognize yourself in any of them, never fear, you aren’t alone.
Ten years ago today, in an apartment in Amsterdam, CheeseWeb was born! It’s been a rollercoaster ever since. Today I take over the blog to celebrate this huge milestone and share how CheeseWeb (and Alison) have impacted others.
As we head into 2014, we look back at some of the highlights from the past year, and share some of our favourite blog posts from the past twelve months.
Today Andrew reviews our bus trip from Brussels to Lille on iDBUS (now OUIBUS); a comfortable, affordable option to the train, and great for last-minute travel.
When you land in a new country as an expat, the initial days are filled with a mix of excitement and fear. While there are plenty of resources and support to help new expats cope, what happens at the end of our expat assignment. Today, our guest contributor, Michelle, discusses the difficulties of reverse culture shock and confronts the question, ‘can you ever really go home again?’
Making lasting friendships is one of the keys to living a successful expat life. But meeting people in a new country isn’t easy. In fact, one of our most frequently asked questions is, “how do I meet people in Belgium?” Here are 5 places to meet people in Brussels.