One Way Emigration Directory

One way emigration directory of useful links and websites

This Directory was created to be an invaluable one-stop resource for people who are considering emigrating to a new country anywhere around the world, for people who have already made the big move to relocate, and for those who are returning to their home country. It is a collection of links to resources and information that should prove informative, useful and/or entertaining too.  The world of visas and expat rules and regulations is constantly changing, so check back for updates that will keep the Directory relevant and updated.

  • Australian Immigration– The Australian Government’s Department of Immigration and Citizenship – finding a visa, living in Australia, becoming a citizen
  • How to emigrate in 21 stepshow to emigrate in 21 steps – where to emigrate, how to emigrate, just the job, timing, family decision making, the application process, the job search, your money, your property, education, removals, accommodation on arrival,  getting there, UK affairs, health cover, departure and arrival, getting around, paperwork, employment, house and home, social networking


  •  Worldwide emigration advice site– an emigration advice site for those wanting to relocate to Australia, Canada, France, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain and the USA – emigration shows, news, visas and advice, people and places, homes and relocation, lifestyle and leisure


  • Australia Magazine -information about Down Under Live migration shows and articles relating to migrating to Australia and New Zealand
  • British Expats – discussion forum, news and articles, destination wikis, classifieds, photo gallery, blogs
  •  Poms in OzAustralia migration forums, emigration pre-departure checklist, blogs, groups, money transfers, banking, removals, pet shipping
  • Poms Downunder -a guide to migrating to Australia, maps and books, frequently asked questions, migration stories, links, book updates
  • Perth Poms– Western Australia Migration and Expat forums – articles, blogs, groups, banking, currency, removals
  • Newcomers Network – Helping newcomers to Australia – monthly newsletters, videos, publications, downloads, research, upcoming events, location guides, articles and guides, networks
  • Easy Expat-Worldwide emigration advice – expat guides, frequently asked questions, classifieds, job listings, blogs, cost of living calculator, forums
  • Expat Blog – expat articles, destinations, blogs and a forum
  • Telegraph Expat -news, features and advice for expatriates, including offshore banking, education, health and property.  Plus: the Expat Directory and the My Expat Community


Travel Blogs – See below for a selection of expat emigration blogs, placed in handy sections to suit your individual interests…
General Expat 


  • Ready Set Jet the twenty-something’s authority on a fabulous expat lifestyle
  • Defining Moves – the A to Z of a to b – the art of successful relocation
  • Thriving Abroad create an expat life you love. Decision making, preparing to relocate, how to cope as a partner of someone who’s relocating for work.
  • Expat Explorer– a hub for expat blogs and the home of the Expat Explorer survey




  • Bob in Ozwhat it’s really like to live in Australia
  • Mum’s gone 2 Aus Essential support, advice and information for your family relocation to Australia. 
  • Diary of a Yorkshire expat  – Read about a British expats third year in Sydney, and how he continues to adapt to life down-under.


New Zealand 


  • Domestic Executive  A food and photography obsessed basset-hound loving Brit living the good life in New Zealand. 
  • Poms Away!  – A British Immigrants view of New Zealand  


USA and Canada 
  • The Move to America – A blog from Molly, blogging about expat life in America. Moving to America, Expat lifestyle. Travel and visits. Food and recipes. 
  • Moving to Saskatoon  – Blog from an Irish family moving to Canada “The Land of the Living Skies.”
  • A Brit in Tennessee   – Tales of a British expat, transplanted into the lushness of the Tennessee countryside.
Middle East
  • Middle East Moments Blog posts about ‘moments’ in the Middle East – everyday moments, delicious moments, family moments, sightseeing moments and photo moments.



  • Spain for Pleasure – The Adventures, misadventures and quiet musings of a guiri in Spain.
  • The European Mama – A blog from a Polish woman living in the Netherlands with her German husband and tri-lingual children.  She is a translator, blogger and writer.



  • France this Way  – French life – experiences and challenges of living in expat France!




Rest of the World


  • Africa Expat Wives Club – the diary of a British expat living in Kenya.  News, views, debate and a healthy dose of trivia



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