That time I went to Iran on my own…

I have always wanted to visit Iran, but when I shared my goal with others, the image on the right is the kind of reaction that most gave me... People were horrified, shocked, almost disgusted as to why I would want to go "there." To somewhere "so dangerous" and "anti-West" and "full of terrorists." Someone [...]

By |2018-09-08T07:16:53+00:00September 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Leaving your job next year? Here is your To-Do List!

This post may contain some affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy. Planning to leave your teaching job next year and either move to another expat destination or return home? Make your exit from expat teaching as smooth and as stress-free as possible with great tips from me and Eileen Adamson from Your Money [...]

By |2018-09-16T16:13:37+00:00August 18th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

4 reasons why we, expat teachers, need to boost our savings ASAP!

Because I am an expat teacher The expat life has so many wonderful aspects- the high salary, the job security, the sun, and the standard of living. However, it has one downside- it is unpredictable. We might plan to teach here forever with its tax-free salary and perks, but life here can change in [...]

By |2019-02-16T11:32:55+00:00May 18th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Teach Abroad Transformation

Just what you've been waiting for- the world's first Teach Abroad Transformation! I’ve been teaching in the Middle East for the past 6 years, and I can honestly say it’s the BEST, most empowering decision I’ve ever made. In my time teaching overseas, I’ve saved €163,000+ saved (so far as of September 2018!) How have I done this? Two [...]

By |2018-09-16T16:11:34+00:00May 17th, 2018|Blog, Products|0 Comments

What are the different kinds of schools available to expat teachers?

Expat teachers can work at international schools or government / local schools. International schools teach a curriculum through English, which differs from that of the country’s national curriculum. They include: British schools: There are over 2,000 British schools worldwide. While most follow the British National Curriculum, some use the term "British" but actually teach [...]

By |2019-03-21T15:42:48+00:00March 21st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

“On Your Way to 30K” 3-Day Challenge!

Imagine having 30K in the bank... 30K for a house deposit, a wedding deposit, or for an epic world trip! It is 100% possible to save 30K in a 2-year contract teaching abroad, but it does take some effort, planning, and commitment. Before we start, let me share my disclaimer with you. Any financial information shared [...]

By |2018-02-23T04:47:51+00:00January 21st, 2018|Blog|4 Comments

Need some school trip inspiration?

*** Organising a school trip this year? Have you ever considered Magical Kenya? *** A belated Happy New Year to all our wonderful members. I hope you’d a fantastic winter break and a Merry Christmas to those of us who celebrate it! My winter hols got off to THE BEST START EVER because the [...]

By |2018-01-20T14:03:22+00:00January 20th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Big Reveal: What’s it like to live and work in Kazakhstan?

Today we feature Lizzy, who is an Irish teacher currently residing in Almaty, Kazakhstan. I honestly didn't know much about Kazakhstan before chatting to Lizzy, but she definitely paints a persuasive picture of expat life there. What do you think? How long have you been teaching abroad? I moved to Almaty, Kazakhstan, on the 9th [...]

By |2018-09-14T07:29:53+00:00October 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Big Reveal: What’s it like to live and work in Switzerland?

Today, we have Hannah, who has moved to work in a school in Switzerland! Switzerland is famed for its stunning scenery, but is the cost of living really as high as it seems? Let's find out... How long have you been teaching abroad? Two years.   What made you decide to move overseas to work? [...]

By |2017-10-16T02:09:08+00:00October 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments
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