Expat Magazine


  • Caught on Camera! The BBC Visit Murchison Falls

    Caught Camera! Visit Murchison Falls

    The BBC's latest big budget wildlife affair is with the Earth's Great Rivers, specifically the Amazon, the Mississippi and my personal favourite, the... Read more

    The 17 January 2019 by   Diaryofamuzungu
  • 263. What Will This Year Bring?

    263. What Will This Year Bring?

    2nd January. This beautifully restored Bentley straight six engine is from a Mark VI model (1950-ish). I could look at this for hours! Read more

    The 02 January 2019 by   Piperade
  • 2018 and All That

    2018 That

    The world may be going to Hell in a handcart but the Pansies keep on blooming – year in, year out. I keep them fed and watered and I’m grateful to those who pas... Read more

    The 31 December 2018 by   Jackscott
  • Life Abroad: Of Burning Dolls, Broken Dishes and a Mouthful of Grapes

    Life Abroad: Burning Dolls, Broken Dishes Mouthful Grapes

    Spain: Eating twelve grapes in twelve seconds.On New Year’s Eve, spectacular public fireworks are set off in many countries to celebrate the New Year, but... Read more

    The 30 December 2018 by   Miss Footloose
  • Perfect Day


    Christmas comes but once a year, thank the Lord. You can almost taste the stress in the high street from the world-weary shoppers to the fixed-grin workers... Read more

    The 22 December 2018 by   Jackscott
  • Why Western Girls Should Never Date in Thailand

    Western Girls Should Never Date Thailand

    Western girls will be the first ones to tell you how bad the dating pool is in Thailand. Not only do I wholeheartedly agree with them, I'm going to tell you wh... Read more

    The 21 December 2018 by   Harvie
  • Nineties Berlin at the Alte Münze

    Nineties Berlin Alte Münze

    “Berlin ist vorbei,” says Andreas Jeromin, a former Berlin squatter. It’s a phrase we hear often. Berlin is over. The coolest, most creative time the city had... Read more

    The 18 December 2018 by   Berlinnotes
  • Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice

    Sugar Spice Everything Nice

    Liam is mended enough to return to work (at a doctor’s surgery, ironically). Broken ribs are a nasty business and it’ll be months before he’s fully repaired. Read more

    The 15 December 2018 by   Jackscott
  • 262. Countdown to Christmas..

    262. Countdown Christmas..

    8th December. Walked to town this afternoon to pick up a few things for Christmas.. it was so warm that we stopped off at this café on the banks of the Nive... Read more

    The 08 December 2018 by   Piperade
  • From Crack to Smack

    From Crack Smack

    Liam's busted ribs are mending slowly but surely and the pain has eased. At one point, I was considering putting him on the liquid morphine left over from my... Read more

    The 08 December 2018 by   Jackscott