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Die Groot Trek

S1 – Ep8: Aanpassings – What I miss

“I wish there was a way to know you were in the good old days before you left them”. This quote gets one thinking no matter how happy and contended life we are living, memories of the past are always a part of our mind.

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Die Groot Trek

S1 – Ep7: Voete vind – Settling in

In this episode we discuss a few aspects that all of us might have experienced as tricky during the settling in phase of our expat journey. But we also touch on a few hacks that might help to assist future expats to settle in a tad easier.

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Die Groot Trek

S1 – Ep6: The American ‘detour’ dream (interview)

Moving abroad is tricky, emotional and in the best of circumstances it involves a lot of administration. But imagine having to take your first ‘expat-steps’ during the Covid-19 pandemic. This being to the USA – a country well known for its strict visa rules and regulations. To add to the complexity of the matter, imagine having to fly out just 2-days after your daughter is born…

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Die Groot Trek

S1 – Ep3: Papierwerk – Ducks in a row

Unfortunately, none of us can just rock up at the airport, pass through the boarding gates, get on a plane, fly to a new country and start a whole new life there. Nope, there are a few checks and balances to do and in most cases a number of important documents to have in place…

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Die Groot Trek

S1 – Ep1: Ek wil Trek – First Thoughts

In season 1 we will investigate all the phases of Emigration. Today we kick off with step number 1, where we will discuss the first step “Ek wil trek” – First Thoughts. We will look into the reasons and motivation of wanting to make the move.

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Introduction

Welcome to our introduction episode of the brand-new podcast “Ons vir Jou… Wat nou?” 

A podcast intended to cover all aspects of life as an Expat. The pros, cons and experiences of living abroad. Whether you have made the international move or are still contemplating over the idea, this is the podcast you want to be tuned into. 

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