If you’re interested in teaching English in Japan, there’s a lot you need to know. Read on for information on how to qualify, the types of positions available, where to apply, and how to make the most of your experience abroad.
When tourists visit Australia, they head for Sydney or the Great Barrier Reef, maybe to the Outback. But choosing where to live in Australia is far different from where to visit. The most popular expat destinations in Australia are all among these six.
Every few years, Mercer Consulting releases a study showing the comparative cost of living in various cities around the world. Here’s how Australia’s major expat destinations ranked, along with sample prices of everyday items.
Children face their own challenges when moving to a new country. If you’re moving to Japan with children, these two personal accounts—one from a child’s view, another from a single parent’s—can help you prepare.
Learn about the core values of Japanese culture-thinking of others, doing your best, not giving up, respecting your elders, knowing your role, and working in a group-and how to engage them in your daily social interactions when abroad.
Spend even a brief time on a bus, train, or tram and you’ll truly appreciate the variety in the Australian dialect. Read on for a quick but thorough introduction to Australian phrases, rhyming slang, and Strine, the “ocker” accent and vocabulary.