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Robinsons’ Christmas Charity Donation

December 17, 2014

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It’s the season of good will, and with Christmas almost upon us, here at Robinsons we’re turning our focus to charity. This year, we will be continuing our tradition of converting our substantial Christmas card and postage budget into a charitable donation. This year, our charity is Give Magda a Fighting Chance, something that is […]

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Expat City Guide to Helsinki

December 15, 2014

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Contrary to popular belief, there is far more to Finland than reindeers and forests. The culturally-diverse city of Helsinki acts as the capital of Finland as well as being its largest city. Its popularity amongst foreign companies is evident with 70% of them choosing to settle in Helsinki, and it’s not difficult to see why. […]

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How to Deal With Utility Suppliers When Moving House

December 15, 2014

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Moving house can be a stressful experience. From packing your possessions away and transporting them to your new home to arranging phone, broadband, TV and other communications services, there’s a lot of work involved. Moving house can take a huge amount of energy out of you, especially when you consider the amount of unpacking and […]

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Christmas traditions from around the world

December 11, 2014

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Moving abroad and experiencing Christmas in a different country may be daunting for a new expat, but why not get into the Christmas spirit and learn some of the traditions of your potential new home. Here are some of the Christmas traditions you can get involved with from countries around the world: Australia Expats might be […]

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Updating Your Address When Moving House: Who to Notify

December 5, 2014

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There’s a lot more to moving house than just relocating yourself, your family and all of your possessions. From your family and friends to your bank and internet service provider, you’ll need to notify a wide range of people about your new address. No matter how organised you are, it’s easy to forget one or […]

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Robinsons wraps Christmas

November 28, 2014

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With the festive season now well on the way, here at Robinsons, we want to celebrate Christmas with all of you. Throughout December, we’re going to be ‘Wrapping Christmas’ on our Facebook page, giving you the chance to win some great early festive gifts. Starting on Monday 1st December, over the three weeks running up to Christmas, […]

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Robinsons supports Marie Curie Cancer Care

November 26, 2014

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Here at Robinsons Relocation, we’re thrilled to announce that we’ve managed to raise more than £500 for the well-known cancer charity, Marie Curie Cancer Care, as a result of hosting a game of giant jenga at the annual EMEA Global Mobility Summit held by the Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM). The annual conference brings together influential global mobility […]

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A UK expat’s guide to Paris

November 21, 2014

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France is the number one tourist destination in the world, and is already home to 150,000 British people who have chosen to make the UK’s continental neighbour their permanent home. This exceptional city is home to some of Europe’s most magnificent landmarks, unbeatable cuisine and grand landscapes. Nevertheless, Paris is also home to romanticised miss-conceptions, […]

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