How to survive the rest of January, even though you’re broke as hell

January can be a real b*itch when it comes down to finances…

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Moving to the UK? 5 things Australian expats should know

You’ve done your homework and already have the big essentials covered. Yet for making your transition over to the UK as smooth as possible, it’s often the little things that make all the difference.

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Amazingly romantic places in central London you need to see (and photo...

Recently I had the pleasure of photographing some of my favourite places in central London. But this time I wasn’t a tourist looking for a good shot, I was a photographer capturing the love of my two dear friends.

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Confused about the UK Ancestral Visa? Some questions answered

The UK Ancestral Visa remains one of the most popular ways for Aussies and other Commonwealth Citizens to live and work in the United Kingdom. Here, the Breytenbachs visa specialists address some of the muddy issues.

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Loving London doesn’t prevent the occasional bouts of homesickne...

To any Aussie expat experiencing any kind of culture shock or longing for home, remember that you’re not alone. But don’t lose your patriotism, and don’t lose heart.

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UK immigrants can find a sense of ‘home’ through food

2016 will be remembered as the year ‘diversity-angst’ came out the closet with a bang! Social documentary photographer, Tanya Houghton’s recent exhibition suggests that a powerful way to dissolve such fear is through food.

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UK visas and passports: Right of abode explained

One of the terms that one often encounters in the UK immigration rules is the so-called ‘right of abode.’ But, what is this so-called ‘right of abode’?

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Pay for your holiday by renting out your UK home

The idea of making money off your home while you are away, is not a particularly new concept but sometimes the logistics of letting out your house over the holidays puts you off the process altogether and the effort outweighs the gain.

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Considering a Move to the UK? Learn about the Culture

If your New Year’s plans include possibly moving to the UK, then there is a lot you’ll want to consider before making your final decision.

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5 reasons why Australian expats choose IPMI

You’re in good hands with the National Health Service. Or at least, that’s the assumption made by many Australians who make the move to the UK.

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Have those expat homesick blues got a grip on you?

To complain of homesickness isn’t to wave the white flag and pull up stumps. It’s just to feel a little sick for your home. A little world-worn and weary. A little like you want to crawl under the covers of your old bed and have your Mum bring you a cup of tea.

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You try not to just live with other Aussies and Kiwis overseas, but ev...

Is it inevitable that you live with fellow so-called ‘Antipodeans’? Is this really such a bad thing?

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The best festivities for celebrating winter and Christmas in London

Particularly for us Aussies, a cold, wintery Christmas and the prospect of a white Christmas is extremely exciting and somewhat of a novelty. There are endless events and activities to immerse yourself into during the festive silly season in London.

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Signs You’re Still Not Being Innovative Enough

When we think about companies and brands that are truly innovative, a few big names spring to mind—Apple, Google, Amazon and more recently, Tesla. What all of these brands have in common, aside from a very healthy balance sheet, is their own self-paved path to success through innovation.

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London is that real winter Christmas Aussie expats have only dreamed o...

When the memory of Christmases spent in the UK become more and more distant, I will still be trying to recreate the magic in my pool room back in Oz, with the air conditioning cranked to the max, trying to convince anyone that will listen that sherry isn’t just for old ladies who play bridge.

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