InterNationsExpat MagazineLiving Abroad Living Abroad For most expats, living abroad is more than just taking a step up the career ladder. This new and exciting experience may offer many possibilities but will also confront you with entirely new obstacles and issues. At InterNations you’ll learn all you need to know and more about living abroad. Living abroad is an exciting experience for most expats. Just imagine the sound of the ocean or the smell of exotic flowers when you leave the house in the morning. But this is not to say that life abroad is easy. Trying to adjust to a foreign country and culture can throw off even an experienced expatriate. A checklist for your arrival and for settling in can help you to ease into your expat experience.