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The 5 Step Process to Obtaining Your Short Term Visa for Germany

By on March 6th, 2017

If you’re not from one of the lucky few countries who don’t require a visa for a 90-day stay in Germany, this post is your friend. Elisa Stella, Founder of Düsseldorf Expat Assistant and the expert who joined us for a 1-hour Expat…


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5 Great Ways to Connect with Expats in Düsseldorf

By on February 27th, 2017

So, you’ve just moved to Düsseldorf and you’re finding it a little difficult to make contacts not only with locals but also other international-minded people. If this is where you are at, Kristina Bartuse, Düsseldorf Ambassador for InterNations, has a few tips to help you connect…

Canadians in Dusseldorf


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There’s a New Group for Canadians in Düsseldorf

By on September 20th, 2016

Traveling abroad is always fun. Living abroad, a complete different story.

Those who live abroad will experience similar excitements, adventures, and difficulties. There is one thing a lot of us have in common though, unless our entire family has signed up for this move, we are always missing them and always missing…

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Finding the Best Cell Phone Plan in Germany

By on August 22nd, 2016

If there’s one comment frequently made on expats in Germany forums, it’s how terrible some of the service providers in the country can be. So how do you find the best cell phone plan in Germany for you?

Funny thing is – I’ve never complained once about my plan. It…

Child Care in Dusseldorf


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Solutions to Finding Child Care in Düsseldorf

By on August 1st, 2016

First time parents may find it to be difficult securing a kindergarten spot for their children in the city. However, writer and owner of Kichererbsen Oberkassel, Shuri Soffe has the solutions to finding child care in Dusseldorf. 

It is quite challenging to find a kindergarten that…

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Düsseldorf, Germany

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