All posts in "Europe"

Surviving Your First European Winter

By Australian Expat Investor Contributor / February 12, 2017

The prospect of your first European winter should rightly be filling you with not only excitement but also a tingle of fear for what lies ahead in some of the world’s chilliest places. Coming from an environment of balmy days and cool, yet not unpleasant winters can be quite the shock for many Australians (even if […]


Why Australians Should Consider An Expat Assignment in The Netherlands

By Craig / January 10, 2017

When Australians think of moving to Europe they primarily think of living and working in the UK.  However, there are other options, and so after living in The Netherlands for four years, I will explain why other Australians should consider being an expat in The Netherlands.


Dirk Hartog & The 400 Year Anniversary of Europeans Landing in Western Australia

By Craig / September 22, 2016

Contrary to what many of us remember from school, Captain James Cook was not the first European to discover Australia.  In fact, Willem Janszoon was supposedly the first European to land on the east coast of Australia in 1605 or 1606, and Dirk Hartog was the first European to land on the Western Australian coast. […]