Marla Stein

Marla is a freelance writer for hire and owns Marlita’s Atlas Writing Services. She’s also an ESL teacher and group moderator for She Hit Refresh. When she’s not creating, Marla’s usually volunteering, studying Spanish, and planning her next travel adventure. Follow Marla at https://marlitasatlas.com.
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The Best Expat Communities in Portugal

Ready to make the move to Portugal? After you’ve done your research on visas, healthcare, and all the other tasks that come with moving abroad, it’s time to think about creating community…because the truth is, the people make the place. Learn all you need to know in our guide to the best expat communities in Portugal.

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A Complete Guide to Living in Germany as an American

There are plenty of perks for Americans considering living in Germany. And the country has some unique visas that make it a little easier to stay there long-term. Check out our ultimate guide to living in Germany to learn all you need to know!

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11 Things I Wish I Knew Before Renting an Apartment Abroad

Are you ready to say goodbye to what you know for an exciting new life overseas? Renting is one of the first items to sort out so you can have a home away from home once you move. Don’t know where to start? No worries! Check out
this complete overview to learn all you need to know about how to rent abroad!

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Expat Depression: Living Abroad Can Affect Your Mental Health

Uprooting your world and getting settled in another country isn’t an overnight process. While you might feel giddy starting a new chapter, it’s understandable if you feel a mixture of emotions as you turn the page too. If you’ve planning to move abroad, learn all you need to know about expat depression before you go.

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