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Enjoy Sundays in Germany with these 4 activities

Moving to Germany is an adventure, to say the least. When I first moved here there was quite an adjustment period. The idiosyncrasies of culture,...

Tips for living in Europe without air conditioning

Before we moved, I didn’t think about the fact we would probably not have air conditioning in our new home. It is something, I think, many...

From house hunting to home in Germany

Finding a home in Germany can seem intimidating. Depending on the time of year you arrive, it may seem like either feast or famine. But once you...

Just Landed: Now what?

Willkommen in Deutschland! Welcome to Germany! If you’ve recently arrived, your head may be spinning from a combination of jetlag and the sheer...

German gifts to give Father’s Day

Father’s Day is a day to remember all the hardworking, selfless efforts dads make to keep us happy. However, you and your family living overseas...

Shopping and dining in England

Whether you are on base or off, the UK boasts a variety of restaurant and shopping venues you will want to check out. Compare commissary products...

Enriching your career and education in Germany

Adjusting to moving abroad can be especially difficult for spouses who have left respected careers, business networks and emotional support of...

Getting a ride in Germany

Did you take the USAREUR driver’s exam before arriving, and already have your driver’s license? That’s great! If you didn’t, then STOP what you’re...

Quirky European superstitions

In America, breaking a mirror is said to bring seven years of bad luck, while knocking on wood prevents such luck. Curious to know what...

Pet parenting in Germany

Getting your furry family members here was nerve-racking enough, but upset neighbors and displeased authorities can add to the stress of...

Get the brand new Welcome to Italy Guide

The first edition of The Welcome to Italy Guide is available for you now! The guide is filled with vital information for U.S....

Personal enrichment avenues while stationed in Italy

Understanding the SOFA agreement between the U.S. and Italy will set realistic expectations for career opportunities during your time in Italy....

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