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Asia is vast- in all aspects! Culture floods the streets, the landscapes are extremely diverse, each countries local cuisine is mouthwatering and, most importantly to the Girls Gone Working, jobs (especially as an English teacher) are abundant.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Vietnam

Travel Guides
10 Popular Vietnamese Dishes You Need to Try
Be sure to eat like a local when you travel to Vietnam with these 10 incredible Vietnamese dishes you need to try!
Living Abroad
The Ultimate Guide to Living in Da Nang, Vietnam
After living in Da Nang, I'm confident that Da Nang is a great place to live abroad. With a mix of city and incredible nature, you'll be eager to move abroad.
Travel Guides
15 Best Places to Visit in Vietnam
From the people, the food, and the landscape, you'll love Vietnam. Here are the best 15 places you need to visit in Vietnam.
Working Abroad
What It's Like to Teach English Abroad in Vietnam at APAX English Center
Wanting to teach English abroad in Vietnam? Check out what it's like to teach abroad with APAX Vietnam and how job placement works.
Living Abroad
A Guide to Live Abroad in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Find out what it's like to live in chaotic Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam as an expat. Get to know the districts, how to rent an apartment, and what to do for fun.
Working Abroad
4 Steps to Teach English in Vietnam
Learn all you need to know to teach English abroad in Vietnam. With so many opportunities, see how you can find a great school and move abroad to Vietnam.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for South Korea

Living Abroad
A Guide to Living Abroad in Jeonju, South Korea
Jeonju, South Korea is a city brimming with history, culture, and world-renowned food. See why you should try living in Jeonju for a quiet Korean life.
Working Abroad
How to find work in Seoul NOT as an English Teacher
Find out how to live and work in South Korea and not as a teacher. Learn tips to transfer your skills outside of the classroom and into a different industry.
Working Abroad
How to Find a Job Teaching in Korea
Ever dreamed of moving to South Korea? Learn how to get hired to teach English in South Korea at a private school or public school.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Myanmar

Living Abroad
A Beginner's Guide to Living Abroad in Yangon, Myanmar
Want to live in Yangon? Learn about cost of living, transport, visas, fun things to do in the city and 8 big tips I wish I knew before moving to Yangon!
Working Abroad
How to Teach English Abroad in Myanmar (without a degree and not as a native speaker)
Find a job teaching English abroad in Myanmar with or without a degree. I've loved my teaching job in Myanmar (Burma) so let me help you find a job, too!

Browse the jobs & expat guides for China

Living Abroad
An Expat's Guide to Living in Shanghai
Living in Shanghai was a dream come true for me. Could it be the perfect home abroad for you, too? See what it's really like living in this buzzing metropolis.
Travel Guides
Most Unique Places to Go in China (& How to Get Off The Beaten Path)
Get my biggest tips to prepare yourself for discovering unique places in China and a few of my top hidden gem recommendations.
Working Abroad
An Insider's Look at Teaching English with English First in China
Want to teach English in China? Understand the requirements to teach English in China and getting hired by English First.
Working Abroad
Exactly How You Can Start Teaching English in China
Learn the truth about teaching English in China. Understand the requirements to teaching English at private schools, kindergartens, universities, and centers.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for the UAE

Working Abroad
All You Need to Know To Teach P.E. in Dubai, UAE
Find out how to be a physical education teacher abroad. Learn how to land a job as a PE teacher in Dubai and what it's like once you're working there.
Working Abroad
How to Find a Teaching Job in Dubai, UAE
Know what it takes to teach at an international school in Dubai. Find out exactly how to get the best job as a teacher abroad in Dubai.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Hong Kong

Living Abroad
A Guide to Living Abroad in Hong Kong
Get advice on moving to Hong Kong, some things to know before moving, and how to settle in as an expat in Hong Kong. I've loved living here but will you?
Working Abroad
How You Can Teach English in Hong Kong
Learn the requirements and how to get hired to teach English in Hong Kong. See the pros and cons to teaching in kindergartens, private schools, and centers.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Thailand

Living Abroad
An Expat's Guide to Living in Chiang Mai
With the low cost of living, great food, and welcoming locals, Chiang Mai is a digital nomad dream. See if living in Chiang Mai is a good fit for you, too.
Living Abroad
An Expat's Guide to Living Abroad in Bangkok, Thailand
Here are 8 things all expats planning on living in Bangkok should know. Find out the best area to live and the cost of living in Bangkok.
Living Abroad
Living Abroad in Koh Pha Ngan, Thailand: It's More Than Just the Full-Moon Party
If you're looking for a beautiful island with plenty to do and a vibrant community of people from around the world, look no further than Koh Phangan, Thailand.
Living Abroad
Living in Thailand on the Non-Immigrant "ED" Visa
Here's what you need to know about the Non-Immigrant "ED" Visa in Thailand. Read the updated rules and how to avoid the crackdown.
Working Abroad
A Complete Guide to Teaching English in Thailand
Get ready to teach English in Thailand! Understand the requirements and tips to getting hired to teach English in Bangkok, Thailand.
Working Abroad
Volunteer in Phuket, Thailand for Free
Learn how to volunteer as an English teacher in Phuket, Thailand with Phuket Has Been Good To Us. Find out what volunteer opportunities are open in Phuket!

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Japan

Working Abroad
How You Can Start Teaching English in Japan
Want to learn how you can start teaching English in Japan? Here's what you need to know from the requirements, applying for jobs, and life in rural Japan.
Living Abroad
How to Work & Travel in Japan on a Working Holiday Visa
Here's all you need to know about the Working Holiday visa Japan! With this Working Holiday visa you can live and work legally in Japan for 1 year.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for the Philippines

Living Abroad
A Beginner's Guide to Living in Manila, Philippines
Manila is buzzing with activities, sights, and experiences. Here are 5 big reasons we moved to Manila and why we still love to call it home.
Working Abroad
The Perfect Internship Abroad with GoAbroad.com in the Philippines
Are you looking for a content marketing internship abroad? Here's a unique opportunity to live and work abroad in the Philippines with GoAbroad.com.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Singapore

Living Abroad
What to Know Before Moving to Singapore
Find out from what life in Singapore is like for foreigners to weigh the pros and cons of moving to Singapore yourself. I love living here but will you?

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Taiwan

Working Abroad
7 Reasons to Study Chinese in Taiwan
Want to study Chinese in Taiwan? Learn all you need to know about studying at the National Taiwan Normal University's Mandarin Training Center (Shida).
Working Abroad
How to Find a Job in Taipei, Taiwan (Not as an English Teacher!)
Find out how to find work as a foreigner in Taiwan and what your visa options are when you decide not to teach English in Taiwan and work in another industry.
Living Abroad
An Expat Guide to Living in Taipei, Taiwan
Find out how you can move to Taipei, Taiwan! Get the insider's scoop on the best neighborhoods to live in and how to ease into life in Taipei.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Indonesia

Living Abroad
A Beginner's Guide to Living in Bali, Indonesia
Interested in moving to the tropical island of Bali, Indonesia? Understand how to get a visa, the cost of living, and what jobs to do while living in Bali.

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Oman

Living Abroad
An Expat Guide to Living in Muscat, Oman
Oman is a true gem that not many consider when picking a place to move abroad. See why you should consider living abroad in Muscat as your next home abroad!

Browse the jobs & expat guides for Malaysia

Living Abroad
Expat Life in Kuala Lumpur: Tips for Finding an Apartment
Moving to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and looking for your new home base? Learn everything you need to know to rent a great apartment in this busy city.
Living Abroad
A Beginner's Guide to Living in Kuala Lumpur
In this guide to expat life in Kuala Lumpur, we'll dive deep into what it's really like living abroad in KL, from the best neighborhoods, to Malay food to try.
Working Abroad
How to Find a Teaching Job in Malaysia at an International School
Learn how you can get hired at in international school in Malaysia. Get insider details on where to find job postings and how to negotiate your contract.
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