Stuff really isn’t that important, travel experiences are

Career isn’t everything and why be rich when you can travel and have the time of your life?

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Looking for a different, fun way to see London? Give Monopoly a go

Take your Monopoly piece with you and stay out of jail (down behind Kings Cross, by the way) and keep an eye out for the little man in the top hat.

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The lost fine art of English tea in downtown London

Tea is supposed to brew before adding milk, however this is London and if the coffee is burnt and bitter you can assume the tea will be scalding and flavourless.

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Hot summer nights: are you ready, London?

Forget about Brexit, Wimbledon, and even the football World Cup; instead for the next three months it will be all about the heatwaves.

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Don’t feel expat shame when you need to let your homegrown hair down

Believe it or not, Australians are not the only expats in London. We aren’t the only ones who like to make a bit of homegrown noise every now and then, so there’s no need to be embarrassed about it.

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How much does it cost to live in London in 2018?

London can be one seriously pricey city to live in. However, there is some good news: due to the weakening British pound the cost of living in the capital has been falling. It might just be the right time to make the big move.

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How to prevent your antipodean London sharehouse becoming dosser hell

Every Australian who has lived in the UK has experienced the delights and horrors of sharehouse living; particularly when it comes to overseas guests. You need t work out a policy early with housemates to ensure your expat sanctuary doesn’t become a 24/7 motel.

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Do I belong in the UK more than I belong in Australia?

Had I finally found where I was meant to exist in the world? Did I belong in the UK more than I belong in Australia?

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The things you seriously miss about London after you’re gone

Home is beckoning and you are ready to pack up and leave London. Before you do, think about all the things you’re going to miss about the city and make the most of the time you have left. Or if you are long gone, here’s some reminiscing.

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London Ambulance Service celebrates its 500 paramedics from Down Under on Australia Day

Many of the nearly 500 Aussies in the city’s Ambulance Service will spend Australia Day on shifts 10,000 miles away from home, looking after Londoners.

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Will some Brit ‘posh boys’ always dismiss Aussies as ‘convict stock’?

They are the pompous type that treat Aussies and Kiwis as though we are Neanderthals with little to no knowledge of history and culture.

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The changes you really do make when moving to London from Australia

When you make the big jump for a stint in the UK, there’s a lot in your life that is going to change and you will need to adjust in a major way. Here’s some top advice on how, from someone who has taken the leap.

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The major differences between an Aussie and British Christmas

Christmas can be a surprisingly different, new and fun experience for Australian expats in the UK.

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Don’t make friends with travellers – they’ll only love you and leave you

Is it really worth the effort of making new friends with other travellers if they are only about to wave goodbye?

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10 strange ways your life will change when you move to London

Get ready for amazing queues, multiple travel adapters and the ‘Heathrow injection’. Living in London is a life changing experience in more ways than one.

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