International Blog


The best universities in Europe

The best universities in Europe

— September 20, 2017

Choosing to study abroad is a popular choice for students, and it's easy to see why. Immersing yourself in a different culture, learning a new language, and experiencing a lifestyle different to what you're used to is attractive to anyone who likes the idea of travel and broadening their mind.

Top 5 european cities to visit

Top 5 european cities to visit

— September 20, 2017

Searching for cities to visit in Europe can give anyone a migraine. There are so many places to choose from, and all of them offer so much to do and see! That’s why we’ve put together this list of five of the best European cities you can visit, detailing what each city has to offer.

Southeast Asia travel

How to stay healthy in Southeast Asia

— August 15, 2017

Thinking of travelling around Southeast Asia? Here are 6 essential things you can do before and during your trip to protect your health.

Top 10 things to do in Hong Kong

Top 10 things to do in Hong Kong

— June 19, 2017

Home to a breath-taking skyline, a buzzing financial centre, mouth-watering cuisine, and a beautiful harbour; it’s no surprise that Hong Kong is a popular tourist destination.

The top 7 things to do in Singapore

The top 7 things to do in Singapore

— June 19, 2017

Once known as 'Sea Town' and 'The Lion City', the island country of Singapore has become less of a stopover point for tourists and more a sought-after holiday destination.

Top 5 places to visit in Cambodia

Top 5 places to visit in Cambodia

— April 14, 2017

For a country that endured a horrific genocide only four decades ago, Cambodia has made a remarkable recovery.
Now it is widely regarded as one of the must-see countries in Southeast Asia, and it’s easy to see why...

Off to university abroad?

Off to university abroad? Here's why you might want to think about health insurance for your offspring

— February 06, 2017

It is that time of year when offers of university places start to drop into electronic mailboxes around the world. Higher education is big business now, places at UK universities are some of the most sought after in the world.

What you need to know about international private medical insurance

What you need to know about international private medical insurance

— February 01, 2017

International medical insurance provides healthcare cover for individuals, couples and families working and living overseas for more than 1 month. Policies are designed to protect your healthcare needs when you are living abroad. What’s included in your health insurance cover will depend on the plan and provider you choose.

Healthcare Considerations for Expats

Healthcare Considerations for Expats: What You Need to Know

— September 15, 2016

We all know our health is important, yet healthcare often becomes an afterthought when planning an overseas move. If you currently live in a country with high-quality healthcare, it's easy to take access to good, affordable medical services for granted. Here are some key points to consider when researching healthcare in your new home.

How to Prepare to Move Abroad

How to Prepare to Move Abroad

— September 15, 2016

Whether you’re moving abroad to work, study, volunteer, or retire, the experience of living in another country can be extremely rewarding. The process of moving overseas is often equally overwhelming as it is exciting, and the better prepared you are before leaving, the better your experience is likely to be when you arrive in your new home. Let’s look at a few key points to consider when preparing to relocate abroad.

Three Ways to Work Abroad

Three Ways to Work Abroad

— September 15, 2016

Working abroad can offer a wealth of personal and professional benefits, whether you're interested in learning another language, developing new skills, or simply getting outside your comfort zone. Whatever your motivations for seeking an overseas job, it can be challenging to figure out how to get started. Where should you begin your job hunt and what type of work can you expect to find? Read on to discover a few popular ways to work abroad.