Moon Living Abroad London

Writer and adoptive Londoner Karen White knows what it takes to make the move to London. In Moon Living Abroad London, she shares her seasoned advice on transplanting to this bustling English city. From obtaining visas and arranging your finances to finding employment and choosing schools for your kids, White uses her firsthand knowledge of […]

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What to Wear in London

Want to know what to pack for Britain’s varied weather? Author and resident Karen White shares some tips and important must-haves for exploring London.

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The Cost of Living in London

Why is living in London so expensive? Author Karen White discusses why the cost of living is so high and what to consider if you’re hoping to make the move to the United Kingdom.

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Moving to London: Explore the City First

If you’re interested in moving to London, a fact-finding trip is a must. Resident and expat Karen White shares a one-week itinerary that lets you explore London’s neighborhoods, find the right place for you (or your family) to live, and still have time for sightseeing.

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British Drinking Etiquette

There is no table service at pubs in Britain, so getting a drink is a free-for-all at the bar. If you don’t want to stand out from the crowd, read on for a quick overview of pints, rounds, and whether or not you can order your favorite cocktail.