New Zealand

Life in stunningly beautiful New Zealand

"I didn't just arrive here, I came home." That sums up German-Paraguayan expat Chris's feelings about moving to and living in New Zealand. Read his story to find out just what it was about the country that drew him to it, his job as a lecturer there, the cost and standard of living, and some tips on adjusting to the way things are done locally.

American expat Ruth's reflections on living in New Zealand

Before Ruth returns home to the USA, she discusses some of the things she learned living in Christchurch, New Zealand, and gives a few tips on adapting to the local culture. Memories of a friendly people and the breathtaking scenery, in addition to a richer vocabulary, are some of the things that she'll be taking back with her.