Send Us Your “Expat Chronicles” Story

So far, we’ve featured stories from Jenny and Rory. If you’re an expat, we’d like to hear from you next.

If you’d like people to learn from your mistakes, show off your passion for your new or old home countries, or just share your observations or grievances, this is the place to do it. We’ll showcase your story in our eNewsletter, our blog, and on our Facebook and Twitter pages. And if we feature your “chronicles”, we’ll give you a free transfer from 1st Contact Forex

Just answer the following questions, and send your answers to us at

  1. Where did you move from?
  2. Where did you move to and when?
  3. How did your move come about?
  4. Why did you choose the country you chose?
  5. What is the best thing about your new country?
  6. What do you miss the most about your home country?
  7. Anything you struggled to get used to in your new country?
  8. Will you ever go back?
  9. Which country do you identify with most strongly now?
  10. How does the food compare?
  11. Was it what you expected?
  12. How has your life changed?
  13. What advice would you give to others wanting to do the same?