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Getting the low-down on living in the Netherlands

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, March 17, 2017

The Netherlands has been so much in the news this past month with the elections and the on-going diplomatic tussle with Turkey, so we thought we would have a browse… Read more…

Best countries for LGBT couples

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, February 9, 2017

As part of this month’s Lovepat* theme at Angloinfo, and as a follow up to ‘Our Life as a Travelling Gay Couple’ by the Nomadic Boys, we’re re-visiting ‘9 Best… Read more…

Is anyone going to Trump’s inauguration?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 20, 2017

Invited, “disinvited”, declined or refused…This presidential inauguration has seen more than its fair share of controversy and that’s before the whole event kicks off. Today, Friday, 20 January, two months… Read more…

Today’s the day to finally say goodbye to 2016

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 6, 2017

If you haven’t done it already, today – the end of the 12 Days of Christmas – is the day to take down all your Christmas decorations and cast out… Read more…

Fascinating facts about the winter solstice

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Today, 21 December, is the winter solstice and the shortest day of the year for expats living in the Northern Hemisphere. The good news for all of us in the… Read more…

Will you be dressing up for Halloween this weekend?

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, October 28, 2016


4 of the scariest places to visit this Halloween

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

13 travel tips for visiting Muslim countries

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, September 13, 2016

One of the Muslim world’s greatest annual celebrations started on Monday and continues for three days: Eid al-Adha. This is the second Eid (the first one was earlier in July… 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…

Spain cracks down on stag parties

By Angloinfo World Editor - Monday, August 22, 2016

Spanish towns are resorting to fines in an effort to curb extreme behaviour amongst the young.     Once the preserve of young British people and northern Europeans on stag… Read more…

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