Living in Sao Tome and Principe as an expatriate

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Sao Tome and Principe is a popular expat destination for the ones wishing a unique and far away experience. The country made of two islands is located in the Gulf of Guinea, on the west coast of Central Africa.

Expatriates living here can enjoy a calm way of life, with the charms of a tropical island. Mastering or having some basic Portuguese knowledge would be an asset in your day-to-day life.


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This is a travel and research blog where I prepare my film about São Tomé and Príncipe. Updates as I learn new things. By Kris Haamer

Expat life in the UK between the Brexit and the pandemic

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Expat life in the UK between the Brexit and the pandemic

Angelica is originally from Verbania, Italy. It's been nearly ten years since she moved to the UK, hungry for independence and new experiences. She has also spent a year in Germany for her studies before going back to the UK and is currently in the process of obtaining British citizenship. She talks to us about living in London as an ...

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En Résidence au Gabon - Boulevard de l'Indépendance - 1, rue du Pont-Pirah - BP 2125 - Libreville