Expat Life

The unwanted call

We, the displaced Filipinos abroad, harbor some fears as we go through our lives outside…

The horrors of Typhoon Yolanda through the eyes of an expat mother

Eight years ago, Typhoon Yolanda (or Typhoon Haiyan), one of the strongest storms ever recorded,…

A Pinay´s journey to Britain´s Got Talent

Mavy Santos and her group Miss Tres joined Britain’s Got Talent in 2018. They wowed…

Missing brides and dancing beds: tales of a Kenyan wedding

I can count on the fingers of one hand the number of times I have…

Learning about life in Dubai

Geneva Liz Isaac had lived a pampered life before she moved to Dubai. But the…

To Singapore and beyond

Kay Monteclaro writes about expat life in Singapore from the point of view of Filipino…

Of faith, Karak tea and delivery: Why I love living in Dubai

Dubai-based Filipina expat Amylou Lopez Dy-Lim shares the things she loves about Dubai. Number 6…

Work diversity Christina
Culture shock: Working in Kenya

A Filipina teacher landed a top job in a Kenyan college only to find out…

The Loneliest Summer

Untitled articles of my year in León: Part Three In the last part of his…

Turkish tea with the Turkish flag
A cup of Turkish hospitality

A Filipina expat teacher learns how to drink Turkish tea and discovered how the country’s…