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Archive for August, 2016

What kind of family are you?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Today sees the end of the August theme on the World Blogs: ‘Family Life’. So we thought we would give you a quick tour of five of our most popular… Read more…

Shark scares tourists in Spanish beach resort

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The shark caused such alarm on Fuengirola beach that lifeguards decided to order holidaymakers out of the sea. The beach was then closed for five hours as patrol boats searched… Read more…

Five fabulous food and drink festivals

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, August 30, 2016

The end of summer and beginning of autumn is Europe’s time for food and drink festivals. We’ve rounded up five of our favourites in Germany, the UK, Ireland and Norway…. Read more…

Rise in number of foreigners living in Switzerland

By Angloinfo World Editor - Monday, August 29, 2016

Newly released statistics show that there are now more than two million foreigners living in Switzerland.     The Swiss statistics office figures reveal that there were 2,048,700 foreign nationals… Read more…

Trailing spouses can work too!

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, August 29, 2016

An international move can open the doors to new opportunities for both partners moving overseas, it just takes flexibility and a go-get-it attitude to make it work. Read on for… Read more…

Europe hit by sudden heat wave…here’s how to stay safe

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, August 26, 2016

A heatwave has swept across Europe, with temperatures expected to reach 35° in Paris over the weekend. Find out how to beat the heat and keep vulnerable family and friends… Read more…

Algarve is best place in the world to retire overseas

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, August 26, 2016

The Live and invest Overseas Index placed the region in the number one spot after using 12 separate criteria to rate areas around the world.     The Algarve scored… Read more…

Balcony jumping craze sweeps across Spain

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, August 25, 2016

The craze of jumping into swimming pools from hotel balconies originated with drunken Brits and now costs the country €1.5 million in hospital fees.     “Balconing” as it has… Read more…

The most liveable place to raise a family

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, August 25, 2016

The two main factors most expat parents consider when deciding where to live are probably safety and the education of their children. We review the latest ‘liveability’ index to find… Read more…

Earthquake strikes central Italy

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, August 24, 2016

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake hit Italy on Tuesday, leaving many dead and many more trapped under the rubble.   Update 25th August The death toll in the Italian earthquake has… Read more…

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