Advice for (New) Expats from a Certified Coach

‘No one is the same; how people deal with moving from one country to the other is a personal experience. This is where I help’, says Suzanne Veeken, founder of Growthsparks, and specialised in expat coaching. However, Suzanne has seen a few similarities in people who take the bold decision to make a new life […]

For the First Time in My Life I Go by Tram Every Day, Says a Japanese Expat Living in Brno

We could call him a globe-trotter. Tomo Umemura was born and lived in Tokio, Japan. He finished his Ph.D. studies in Texas, US State, and then moved to Brno, Czech Republic, where he has been living for 4 years. Being one of our long-term clients we asked him a few questions about his life in […]

Workshop on Documentary Film Making in Brno

Are you interested in documentary films and would you like to know how they are made? Are you a film student and would like to learn something extra from two international film-makers with over 20 years experience abroad? Do you work in documentary film making and would like to develop your professional skills in English […]

Long-Term Visa Types

If you’ve decided to relocate to the Czech Republic and you are planning to apply for a Czech visa, it’s better to be aware of the immigration process. This article will bring you information on different types of visas and required documents. General required documents for a long-term visa are: A travel document (ID, Passport)  Application form 2 Photographs […]

Halloween Memories of an American Expat Living in the Czech Republic

Pumpkin carving, scary costumes, parades with lanterns. Halloween has been celebrated in the Czech Republic as well, although it’s not a traditional Czech holiday. The reason might be commercial but it is also because of many expats in the Czech republic who come from a country where Halloween is an inseparable part of the culture. The […]