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Monthly Archives: September 2012
By James Bartlett | Posted on September 27th, 2012
In Los Angeles, you really can’t survive without wheels – even if you’re only here for a short time. In New York (and other cities with good public transport) it’s perhaps a little easier, but just watch a few commercials on …
When a crisis strikes on American soil, who are you going to call? Keep these emergency numbers and links to hand and help will never be far away.
If you’re planning on a food-induced early death then you’ve relocated to the right country. With so many irresistible edibles on offer, you may need to request two plane seats on your next flight home.
If you’re new to the American school system, you’ll quickly discover that it’s not only the syllabus that is completely different from the British system. Many schools here “encourage” parental involvement in the form of …
When most Brits first visit the U.S., they are content to sign the visa waiver form handed out on the airplane.
By William Kay | Posted on September 11th, 2012
Possibly the biggest single decision an expat has to make is where to live. Even once you have picked your country – and that is often chosen for you by family, work or other circumstances outside your control – the real …
By James Bartlett | Posted on September 6th, 2012
When you’re ordering a pint or finding a new pair of shoes, you’ll notice some subtle differences between America and Britain. Here are just a few facts and figures to keep in mind.
By Ruth Margolis | Posted on September 4th, 2012
Get down with the lingo, befriend some locals and read a paper: these are just some of the tricks that will help ease your U.S. assimilation.