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  1. Articles: Americas
    Los Angeles has been named the top global city for the second time in four years, narrowly beating Hong Kong in second place and London in third, the latest worldwide research shows. Cities in the United States dominate this year’s ranking index from global asset management company Schroders...
  2. Articles: Americas
    Los Angeles has been named as the top global city for investment in the latest index, just beating London into second place with Boston third, Chicago fourth and New York fifth. American cities dominate the Schroders Global Cities 30 index, taking 18 places with Los Angeles up from sixth place...
  3. Articles: Africa
    Hong Kong is the most expensive city in the world for expats, pushing Luanda in Angola into second place, according to the latest global cost of living survey. The rankings from Mercer put Zurich in third place, Singapore in fourth while Tokyo is in fifth, up six places from last year and...
  4. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi all, I recently married my husband, who is a French citizen. I sent off the marriage transcription so I could receive a livret de famille to the French Consulate in Los Angeles--they received the document on May 25. My visa appointment is scheduled for July 27 and I still have not received...
  5. Guides
    Housing costs, transport and commuting times can effect a decision on where to stay when moving to a new city and now a new report compares eight of the top cities in the world. The findings show that although Los Angeles and Jakarta compare favourably to Hong Kong when it comes to property...
  6. Articles: Americas
    The cost of accommodation for expat employees working for multi nationals in London is more than double that of Sydney, Los Angeles or Chicago according to new research. The average total cost of accommodation per worker, per year in 20 key cities around the world is US$56,855, the latest Live...
  7. South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hello, I am trying to get Drayman's Highvelt whisky from Pretoria to Los Angeles for an event. The owner has offered us the bottle but says I must handle the delivery myself. Will be happy to pay $100 USD to anyone making the trip from Pretoria to USA.
  8. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Questions for any Los Angeles/Southern California residents who have relocated to Vancouver in the past 12-18 months... All input is greatly appreciated. Backstory: Job is being relocated to Vancouver, BC from Los Angeles. The job is moving, the decision is whether to go with the job or lose...
  9. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I haven't quite made it through all the threads so I do apologize if I'm asking a question that's already been asked. I'm actually English but after 10 years abroad- 7 of which in Los Angeles- I feel more like an American moving to the UK than a Brit. I'm 25, moving back to the UK to be closer...
  10. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hey I currently work freelance as a Director, Camera Man, Editor etc in London. Im doing pretty well, been doing it for past 5 years (Im 24) Iv had my short films shown in international and London festivals. Have worked on some feature films too as Director of Photography and Camera Man etc...
  11. General Expat Discussions
    I got really used to the weather of Southern California when I lived there. Now, my US visa expired and I think it's almost impossible for me to go back. So I want to explore other options in the world. Do you know any place comparable to Southern California in terms of weather? My criterions...
  12. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Ah! Ok so I've posted a few threads on here with regards to moving to Vancouver only to have my fiance say he wants to move to the US, Los Angeles to be exact. I have visited the US on numerous occaisions but not LA, I have loved it. I do love the US but I just keep hearing all these horror...
  13. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I'm a grad student in Los Angeles and once school is complete December, my girlfriend and I are considering moving to London. We both love California, but are also looking forward to something new and exciting. That's about as far as we're at in the planning, so here I am trying to get a bit...
  14. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hey All I'm returning to Sydney after 14 years in LA. I'd like to take my 1967 Firebird, my bed and my big fake Marlin. What have others experienced with shipping a left hand drive car into oz? Did you convert it? What's it like to drive on the right side of the road in the wrong car? How...
  15. Articles: Americas
    Los Angeles is one of those cities with a place amongst the top urban centers of the world. Los Angeles is one of the world’s centers for business, international trade, entertainment, culture, media, fashion, science, technology and education. Blessed in equal measure by stunning natural...
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