Meet Our Global Living & Life Transitions Editor – Katia Vlachos

Meet Our Global Living & Life Transitions Editor – Katia Vlachos

Question: Please tell our readers a little bit about yourself Hi everyone! I’m Katia Vlachos, a certified life coach, passionate writer, lifelong global nomad, and Greek mom. I was born in Cameroon, Central Africa, to Greek parents and grew up in Athens after the age of four. Already as a child I knew I would [...]

The Expat Woman Entrepreneur: Meet Julie Blume

The Expat Woman Entrepreneur: Meet Julie Blume

I love how My Swiss Story has become a platform for women entrepreneurs, leaders, and content creators where they tell you their stories. This is one part of my journey as a blogger/digital influencer that I so totally love! Today, I bring to you the story of Julie, an American expat who's been in Switzerland [...]

How to connect and form friendships as an expat – Top Tips

How to connect and form friendships as an expat – Top Tips

Author: Ann Grandchamp, Mental Health Editor An expat is a person who lives outside his or her own country. Pretty simple and basic, as definitions go. Most expats don't plan on living in their host country long term. They are usually there for work, for a limited amount of time. Sometimes however, the situation can [...]