Top 30 Most Inspiring Expat Bloggers in 2017

We have listed 30 of the most inspiring international bloggers. Bloggers in our list write about living abroad as an expat or living a traveling lifestyle.

All featured bloggers have some unique perspective or area of experience to share. You will find good advice for your travels and living abroad. Regardless of your nationality or current and future locations.

 

 

Gail at Large

Canadian expat in Portugal

Gail Aguiar, a Canadian who traveled the world before settling down in Portugal. The site offers useful content for both expats and travelers. Gail has added beautiful photography to go with her writings.  

 

 


 

Philippines Survival Guide

U.S. expat in the Philippines

Henry ‘Reekay’ V has called Philippines home since 2012. Henry’s blog and podcasts help you with all you need to know to adjust to the local culture. The forum section lets you interact with other expats.

 

 


 

Little Miss Honey

Filipina in Singapore

Honey likes to write about travel, food, books, and life. Honey has made her blog a valuable information resource for fellow expats.    

 

 


 

TenguLife

UK expat living in Japan

JM Hewitt has lived in Japan since 1991. In his blog, JM writes about all things Japanese. The blog also offers videos to go with the writings.

 

 


 

 

Sleepless in KL

Filipina in Malaysia

Mimi has lived in Kuala Lumpur since 1993. In her blog, Mimi shares her experiences of living in Malaysia as well as her delicious recipes.  

 

 


 

 American Mom in Bordeaux

U.S. expat in France

Jennifer writes about adjusting to the French culture and enjoying life every day. This blog tells expat’s experiences from an American perspective.

 


 

Joburg Expat

U.S. expat in South Africa

Sine lived in South Africa from 2010 to 2013. She still blogs about her experiences there. Sine does a fantastic job of debunking myths about the country she lived in, and the continent as a whole.  

 

 


 

Hippie in Heels

U.S. expat in Goa, India

Rachel blogs both as a traveler and an expat. Read about her adventures and learn about the colorful life in India at the same time.

   

 


 

Romaine Calm And Carrot On

U.S expat in Ecuador

Dorothy writes about clean eating and healthy living in the beautiful Ecuador. She treats her readers with tasty recipes and useful tips for easier expat life in Ecuador.  

 

 


 

CIAO Amalfi

U.S expat in Italy

The beauty, tradition, and history of Amalfi Coast, through the eyes of a writer and historian. Vivid writing and beautiful photography will make you want to experience Italy yourself.

 

 


 

Adventures in Expat Land

U.S. expat in Netherlands

Linda shares her experiences, both good and bad, about living abroad. She shares even the odd ones for your entertainment.

 

 


 

 I Am Aileen

Filipina living/traveling as a digital nomad

At 21, Aileen quit her corporate job to follow her dreams. She made it happen! Today, she is a successful digital nomad living a travel lifestyle.

 

 


 

Peeps From Abroad

U.S. expat moving around the world

Jessie is an expat on the move – she follows her husband around the globe. She writes about everything she sees and eats on the road from one country to another. And anywhere between.

 

 

 


The European Mama

Polish expat in Netherlands

Olga writes about parenting, multilingualism and being European. A good resource for expats with children as well as for the ones willing to migrate to Europe.

 

 


 

Dutch, Dutch, Goose!

U.S. expats in Netherlands

A family of four, traveling together and doing things as a family. A fun source of inspiration for expat and traveling families!

 

 

 


 

Singlish Living

British expats living in Singapore

A young expat couple Blogs about their life and adventures in Singapore. Not to forget the foods they enjoy.

 

 

 


 

The (non-existent) Bucket List

Australian expat/traveler living in Fiji

Emma writes about travel and life with a touch of warm humor. She also offers valuable advice for expats moving to Fiji.

 

 

 


 

Ricky Yates

British expat in the Czech Republic

Ricky is a Chaplain in the English-speaking Anglican Episcopal congregation in the Czech Republic. In his blog, Ricky reflects on ministering to English-speakers.

 

 

 


 

Flavors of Bogota

U.S. expats in Colombia

Karen and Peter are “in love with food and the growing restaurant scene in Bogota, Colombia.” They have dedicated their website to share the best of Colombian cuisine.

 

 

 


 

Traveling Natural

American traveling the world

Tamara aims to inspire black Americans to get out and explore the world. Get inspired about life goals and learn how to start traveling and finding your true passion.

 

 

 


 

Lizrael Update

U.S. expat in Israel

Liz has been writing about expat life since 2004. She blogs about everything in her life from the viewpoint of a U.S. expat in Israel.

 

 

 


 

Lou Messugo

British/Australian expat in France

French culture, travel, and expat issues. All mixed with a plenty of photography to bring the writings into life.

 

 

 


 

Traveling Slippers

Filipina expat living in Oman

Joanna loves traveling, health and fitness. She shares her adventures as an expat and traveler with great enthusiasm.

 

 

 


 

Albom Adventures

U.S. expats in New Zealand

Rhonda Albom, with her family, has visited more than 50 countries. Rhonda captures the essence of traveling through her camera. She also writes advice for New Zealand based expats.

 

 

 


 

Mama Mgeni

U.S. expat living in Kenya, Africa

This blog is about being an expat mom. Being an expatriate parent can be challenging. Advice and experiences in the blog will help other parents living abroad.

 

 

 


 

Life in Big Tent

Lithuanian expat in Indonesia

Viktorija shares her personal experience of living and traveling in Indonesia. Practical information for both travelers and those how are planning to stay longer.

 

 

 


 

Mint Mocha Musings

Australian blogging about Asia-Pacific

Nicole shares her experiences of living in China and Hong Kong, and traveling Asia. If you plan to travel in Asia-Pacific region, Nicole’s blog is the one to check out.

 

 

 


 

The British Berliner

British expat living in Berlin, Germany

An expat blog with a focus on culture, history, and travels. And British-German lifestyle, of course.

 

 

 


 

Brown Bear Travels

UK expats in Canada

Emma and Stewart have done a great job to understand everything about Canada. They have even managed to find great bargains and freebies available to anyone on a budget.

 

 

 


 

London New Girl

Australian expat in London, UK

Kamila takes us through her experiences as an active young expat in London. She also has great advice for anyone traveling with pets.

 

 

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5 thoughts on “Top 30 Most Inspiring Expat Bloggers in 2017

  • Victoria @The British BerlinerSeptember 10, 2017 at 4:44 pm

    Thanks so much for featuring me Maxwell, it’s a very great honour indeed!

    I look forward to checking out the other expat bloggers too! Yay!

    Reply
    • Maxwell SaloSeptember 11, 2017 at 1:44 pm

      You’re welcome Victoria! I hope you will find interesting connections with other expats 🙂

      Reply
      • Victoria @The British BerlinerSeptember 11, 2017 at 3:46 pm

        ‘Hope so too. ‘Looking forward to connecting! 😀

        Reply
  • Carlos CanadaSeptember 14, 2017 at 8:39 pm

    I would add Retire for Less in Costa Rica. Just facts, no sales gimmick.

    Reply
    • Maxwell SaloSeptember 16, 2017 at 12:47 pm

      Hi, Carlos. Thank you for the tip!

      Reply

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