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Preparing Yourself Before Moving

  1. Research the country thoroughly such as the health and safety aspects and not just the price of a cup of coffee
  2. Be extremely keen on your finances and establish any possible expenses you will make and include ex-pat tax implications
  3. Get a job upfront or have an amount prep...

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  1. Tackle the administration. Get through the mandatory and important tasks first like registering with the local government and make sure that all of your paperwork is in order. This includes arranging your ID/tax number.
  2. Find your way around and learn about ...

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Embracing the new culture

  1. Making friends in a new country is a priority. Keep an open mind and meet as many as possible to help get you through the lonely days
  2. Try to connect with locals and other ex-pats, groups can be found on social media for ease and convenience
  3. Learn t...

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  1. Give yourself a week or two to settle in and adjust. Be patient with yourself and remember that Rome wasn't built on a day.
  2. If you're moving abroad alone prepare to face the feeling of loneliness and homesickness.
  3. Learn from mistak...

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