The Best Cities for Expats: And the Infrastructure Award Goes To …

“Same procedure as last year” — that oft-cited quote from the cult television classic Dinner for One could also refer to the latest results of Mercer’s Quality of Living survey. The annual city ranking compares over 200 destinations for foreign assignees with regard to quality of life. The five best-rated cities in the 2017 edition […]

InterNations Volunteer Groups — A Summer of Making a Difference

The InterNations Volunteer Program offers great opportunities for helping others and giving something back to the community you live in. Our Volunteer Groups — 32 around the globe — have been very active this summer, with almost 100 activities in August and September and 1,500 people taking part so far. Already, more than 20,400 InterNations […]

False Economy? The EIU Cost of Living Index 2014

In last week’s blog post, we introduced the best (and worst) cities for expat life in 2014. Thus, it’s only fitting that we’re taking a closer look at the worldwide cost of living today. We are examining the results of the latest EIU Cost of Living Study and how helpful they are for individual expats. […]

A TCK’s Journey at a Crossroads

This time, our blog doesn’t talk about exploring the world through running, but rather about metaphorical crossroads and personal journeys. Guest blogger Joyce describes growing up as a Third Culture Kid (TCK) and searching for her own identity. For all the TCKs that I have met and known out there, it is never a journey […]

Founder’s Diary: Southeast Asia, “between the Years”

InterNations founder and CEO Malte Zeeck tells us all about his recent trip to Asia… After spending my Christmas vacation in Thailand, I was headed to another part of Southeast Asia to visit the InterNations Communities in Singapore and Malaysia. Our Largest Community in Asia The Singapore Community in particular is among the largest in […]

Your Vote Counts!

Voting has now begun for the teams which will be taking part in the big InterNations Race Singapore! A total of 6 teams have now made it into the final selection. However, before they get the opportunity to prove their knowledge, endurance, appetite, patience, intelligence and team working skills on the big race day April […]

InterNations Expat Events: Highlights in December 2010

December is traditionally the month to celebrate the holiday season with fellow expats around the world. Since lots of our members often leave town to spend their end-of-year break with family and friends at home or have very busy schedules full of numerous festive gatherings and office parties, we appreciate it all the more that […]

InterNations Expat Events: Highlights in July 2010

As far as the past month’s event highlights are concerned, the team at the InterNations office in Munich is especially proud that we established a new record for our local community: Over 500 guests with all sorts of national backgrounds celebrated at the city’s most famous “in”-club in mid-July. In Istanbul, there were at least […]