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  1. Expat Media & Research Requests
    Hello, We're casting directors for film and TV and are looking for North American expats in Europe who have a little girl approximately 3 years old with a North American accent, who might be interested in being in a film shooting in Greece. NB we can only bring someone to Greece from another...
  2. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello, I'm a resident in France since three years. My spouse (french national) and I are going to be filing for divorce in the near future. After getting documentation ready for administrative work, I've noticed that he had not changed his marital status on his tax documentation. I need to...
  3. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    I'm considering importing my dutch car originally from America. I haven't seen a single American car since I've been in Portugal, so I'm wondering if they even have those specially sized plates for American cars? As you can see in the picture a normal size plate won't even fit: The only thing...
  4. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Backstory is that I'm American and have been living in Paris for 1.5 years working as an au pair. I have been accepted to a French business school for this fall, this school has multiple campuses and I could study for 1 year on their Barcelona campus (possibly more, definitely one year though)...
  5. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Dear All, I was wondering if anyone had any advice for my mother who is planning on retiring to France. I am an American citizen and my wife is French. My mother has started to get the ball rolling on coming to join us in 2019 and there are some things we are sure about and others we are...
  6. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi everyone, I moved to Paris in March 2016, PACS'd a Frenchman in the same year, and married him this past June. That said, I'm committed and sticking around... As I am adjusting to my relatively new life here, I am also adjusting to the French tax system. I am a self-employed writer with a...
  7. Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hello ExpatForum! I have been in the EU for 2 months now without a visa, meaning that I have about 1 more month before I must leave the Schengen area for 90 days before returning again. I don't plan on returning to the states in the foreseeable future, and therefore am going to Armenia for 14...
  8. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Despite my flair, I'm not yet an expat, but I'm looking down the road at being a sort of partial one. My wife is a Spaniard and naturalized American, and I'm American. My wife, being Spanish, can come and go there as she pleases. So then the question becomes: What is necessary for me to be...
  9. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello! I realize that this is a pretty common post and I am looking to get some direct feedback/advice for moving to Montpellier. I am a 30 years old female and am living in NY. I am looking to move to France in about 2-3 years. I usually just jump into things but this time around, for me, I...
  10. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Has anyone gone through the Golden Visa process for either Spain or Portugal? I am interested in this option as I want to limit the amount of taxes I am obligated to pay (eg less than 182 days living in said country), yet have a foothold in the country in question (in case I might want...
  11. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Has anyone gone through the Golden Visa process for either Spain or Portugal? I am interested in this option as I want to limit the amount of taxes I am obligated to pay (eg less than 182 days living in said country), yet have a foothold in the country in question (in case I might want...
  12. Other Asia
    Looking for opinions on ISY - International School Yangon. Coming from an American based International School with Middle School kids so really focused on MS and HS academics and activities. Thanks!
  13. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    I am a U.S. citizen visiting France in late January for less than 90 days, and I can't seem to find any answer on whether I need to be approved for the Attestation d'Accueil, which is the proof of accommodation/lodging. I will eventually call the consulate and ask, but is there anyone here with...
  14. Expat Tax
    Apologies if I have posted in the wrong place, I would really appreciate your help. I am a US citizen by birth, living in the UK (citizen/national by residency; I have lived here since 2002). I heard through word of mouth that as I am a US citizen, even though I have never worked there, I could...
  15. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi, I wrote a few starter questions almost two years ago, but "the Spain topic" has reared its festive head once again. I could use some perspective....and hand holding. :o Basic facts: almost 47 year old couple, I'm American, wife is Spanish (and also a naturalized American). We've lived in...
  16. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi, I looked in the forum and could not find an answer. I am 63 years old American going to retire in France in a a couple of years. My wife is a French national. We are trying to find out what kind of health insurance I need to purchase in order to get: + a short stay visa + long...
  17. New Zealand Expat Forum for Expats Living in NZ
    Hi all! I'm new here, been thinking about New Zealand for the last couple of months. Right now I live in Reno, Nevada USA, going to school at my local community college. I can't stop thinking about New Zealand. I have a small family of three, who are looking for someplace to set in our roots. I...
  18. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    We are new to Dubai - fresh from the USA. My husband is one of the few Americans at his job so we've invited his colleagues over few a 4th of July experience (hot dogs, potato salad, etc.). Instead of fireworks we'll head to watch the Dubai Fountains. DOES ANYONE KNOW WHERE I CAN FIND AN...
  19. Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hi all, so happy to find this forum! I am a bit lost and just received news that I would be able to move to Cologne for a job in a gaming company. I am an American. I have a few questions, as my expected date to move is sometime in mid-May to late May. The company hasn't been very communicative...
  20. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    Hello, I'm a 32 year old male from New York about to spend some time in Xalapa. Are there any English speakers living in Xalapa that would be interested in getting acquainted, and maybe providing some guidance? Looking forward, Ryan :fingerscrossed:
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