Expat Twitter Round-Up: March 11th, 2013



Published 2013-03-11 09:53:00

Twitter bird on globe Expats are a worldly crew, generally knowledgeable about the world around them from local, everyday happenings to major international news. We have collected some of the top tweets of the week for expats, travelers, and those interested in the global pulse.

Expat News

@lifehackorg
3 Brilliant Things to do Before Moving Overseas - Lifehack http://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/3-brilliant-things-to-do-before-moving-overseas.html

@BellaKay
Got any more #DUbai-style culture clashes to add? My Telegraph - Expat: http://bit.ly/YVgBke

@VICE
At 21, Hesam Misaghi escaped Iran on horseback. Now he's in Berlin looking at his home through the eyes of an exile: http://trib.al/bZYIWML

@Reuters
Girls just wanna have fundamental representation in government http://reut.rs/Z3EvfJ

@FutureTenseNow
Chinese Skype Surveillance Trigger Words Uncovered by Researcher http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2013/03/08/chinese_skype_surveillance_trigger_words_uncovered_by_researcher.html

@IWasAnExpatWife
Wait! Before signing that expat contract, ask what the spouse needs http://wp.me/pYS11-XB

@theprogressive
Why I Drove My Car on Women’s Day in Saudi Arabia | The Progressive: http://www.progressive.org/drove-my-car-on-women-s-day-in-saudi-arabia

@MindtheGap_BBCA
A #British #expats guide to hosting a dinner party here in the United States: http://t.co/pn35crFcAP #mindthegap

@MSN_Money
Retiring overseas? 11 things to know http://on-msn.com/103slV0

@MarginalBounds
My Secret Life as an Expat Gamer - A Hobby That Travels Well http://t.co/0ezPplGi9L #travel #ttot #expat #lp #rtw #culture

@LUSTlab
World Womens Rights datavisualisation #womensday http://777voting.com

@guardian
Spanish have highest healthy life expectancy in Europe http://gu.com/p/3e8x6/tw

@theadrianb
"So Where's Home? A Film About Third Culture Kid Identity" http://vimeo.com/adrianbautista/sowhereshome #tck #thirdculturekid

@nytimes
A Global Curriculum for a Globalized Era http://nyti.ms/YO0CGH

Tweets from our Featured Bloggers

@OvidPerl
Expat in Paris, France
No, Bill Clinton can't run for the French Presidency http://nblo.gs/J7m94

@passtheham
Expat in Madrid, Spain
Sunset on Seven Tit Park, Madrid http://bit.ly/14MkhZq #madrid #expat #spain

@Comme1francaise
French resource in Grenoble
7 types of French friends http://tinyurl.com/anfqxuj #expat #France

@Thenomadcooks
Expat in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Blogged: {Cheap Eats} Homemade Garlic Naan and Spicy Currie... http://thenomadcooks.blogspot.com/2013/03/cheap-eats-homemade-garlic-naan-and.html?spref=tw

@andyhpmartin
Expat in São Paulo, Brazil
Something I wrote for @MigrantVoiceUK on the UK's proposal to increase visa restrictions for Brazilians http://t.co/uo6rbHrVcf

@mstarr1188
Expat in Norway
NEW POST: Five Lessons Learned as an American Living Abroad http://t.co/2Z5slXP9C1 #expat #abroad

@definingmoves
Expat in San Francisco, CA, USA
Gender, Communication and the Adolescent Male. A Recipe for Disaster.#expat #CCK #TCK #relocation - s.shr.lc/YHi54w

@LivWrites
Expat in Germany
on the blog = spring time lethargy, and A Click, A Morph, A Something http://t.co/0E27Hjd1Id #expat #travel #germany

@fiona_lynne
Expat in Luxembourg
"I’m healing. It’s a hard realisation but a good one. Everything is somehow, strangely, miraculously, alright." http://goo.gl/FypfC

@MontgomeryFest
Expat in Brussels, Belgium
I freaking love surprise parties.. http://wp.me/s2vI3v-surprise

@rachelae
Expat in Malta
Sending Love Across The World: Care Packages http://wp.me/p2xkgV-kX

@SaraLouiseLPV
Expat in Alpes de Haute-Provence,France
A winter's morning in #Avignon http://bit.ly/13sVQnU

@NewOnTheIsland
Expat in Cyprus
Cooking... made fun! http://wp.me/p3diVp-c3

@HeyTayK
Expat in Hampshire, England
Have you played quidditch? I have! Kind of... http://t.co/UVr2dG5fGO

@dubaiunveiled
Expat in UAE
On being let off the school run http://dubaiunveiled.wordpress.com

 

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