Welcome to Expat Explorers
We are a family with two young children who love to travel. We don't believe the world revolves around us. We think we should revolve around the world. Travel helps us to understand our place on the planet.
Whether you're an expat, a family, an intrepid explorer, an armchair traveller or just looking for holiday ideas, this website is for you. We don't sell anything - we just do this for the passion of travel. We've collected together travel insights and expat advice to get you inspired. Happy travels.
How quickly someone settles is as much about what they have left behind, as it is about getting to grips with their new surroundings. Missing family and friends were the top reasons respondents cited for missing home (62% combined). 47% missed family, 15% cited friends, 10% stated countryside, 3% said weather. A further 2% missed their working life.
We'd like to remember Lee Kuan Yew, the founding Prime Minister of Singapore who passed away on Monday, by hearing what you like best about this city-state. Tell us here.
New Zealand holiday ideas - in video
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Insights and advice for expats struggling to find their identity abroad. Warning: will make you laugh, and cry...
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Have a look at our Expat Suitcase packed with advice for expats.
And what's life like as an expat? Here's an insight into ours:
The Telegraph: Globetrotting with kids in tow
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Singapore: are you happy?
Blogs we love...
Lucy, from London, moved to Singapore two years ago. She created the blog Lulabelle, which covers inspiring insights in the worlds of fashion, food, books and travel.
Little Steps is a devoted to delivering the inside scoop on what to do, buy and discover in Sinagpore to keep the most hip and happening for parents and their kids up to date.
The Daze of my Life is a day to day look at life in Dubai from the eyes of a young family. It's a soap opera about a small family taking on a big city.
Travels with my family: ideas...insight...inspiration
Our mission: to encourage families and expats to explore by providing independent insights into travel and expat life in and around Singapore and Dubai.
Our philosophy: We revolve around the world. The world doesn’t revolve around us.