- Download our Moving to the UK Guide (PDF)
Few resources can build a better picture of life in the United Kingdom than our expat blogs maintained by already-established foreigners. Whether these blog writers are recounting great challenges, relaying roll-on-the-floor funny encounters, delivering crucial advice and important tips or reaching out to those around them, their insight affords others a unique and personal glimpse into their prospective new community.
Recommended expat blogs in the United Kingdom
Bringing Up Brits
Oh, The Places We Will Go
►For first-hand accounts of life in the UK, see our Expat Experiences in the United Kingdom page
Are you an expat living in The United Kingdom?
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Expat Health Insurance
Cigna Global Health Insurance
With Cigna, you won't have to rely on foreign public health care systems, which may not meet your needs. Cigna allows you to speak to a doctor on demand, for consultations or instant advice, wherever you are in the world. They also offer full cancer care across all levels of cover, and settle the cost of treatments directly with the provider. Cigna is currently offering a 10% discount for seniors (over 60) on their Silver package.
Sirelo has a network of more than 500 international removal companies that can move your furniture and possessions to your new home. By filling in a form, you’ll get up to 5 quotes from recommended movers. This service is free of charge and will help you select an international moving company that suits your needs and budget.