Living in the United Kingdom
Key Expatriate Websites and Resources
|Featured Articles on Living, Working, Studying, Traveling, and Volunteering in the U.K.
| Business and Economy in the U.K.
AmCham EU - American Chamber of Commerce to the EU, www.eucommittee.be. Avenue des Arts 53, 1000 Brussels, Belgium. Tel: 32 2 513 68 92; Fax: 32 2 513 79 28; firstname.lastname@example.org.
British-American Business Council (BABC), www.babc.org, promotes business and trade between the U.K. and the USA.
BritishAmerican Business Inc, www.babinc.org, is a business organization specializing in business relationships between the USA and the U.K.
New York Office: 52 Vanderbilt Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10017. Tel: 1 (212) 661 4060; Fax: 1 (212) 661 4074.
London Office:75 Brook Street, London W1K 4AD. Tel: 44 (0) 20 7467 7400; Fax: 44 (0) 20 7493 2394.
Export.gov: U.S. Commercial Service in the U.K. publishes Country & Industry Market Reports, Commercial guides, and other essential information for doing business abroad.
| Expatriate Websites and Resources
American Expats In The U.K., www.americanexpats.co.uk, provides information and resources for Americans living in or moving to the U.K.
Expat Focus provides information and resources for expatriates for a large number of countries, including the U.K. The website also host forums and blogs for expats.
Expat Forums hosts numerous discussion groups for expats, including one for the U.K..
Expatica provides news, information, online resources as well as I am not a tourist Fairs in a large number of European countries, including The United Kingdom. This site also offers a platform to find a job and to get in contact with other expats.
Expatriates.com is an online community for expatriates, has a section on the U.K., with classified ads, links, and a bulletin board.
Focus, www.focus-info.org, is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing information and resources for its members living and working in London and the U.K. in general.
The North American Connection, www.naconnect.com, is a non-profit organization and social club assisting North Americans expatriates in the U.K.to adjust to English culture and customs. Membership includes a newsletter subscription.
Newcomers Club Worldwide is a worldwide directory of newcomers clubs for newly arrived expatriates, including the U.K..
U.K. Yankee, www.uk-yankee.com, is a website for American expatriates living in the U.K.. Provides information about moving, culture, education, immigration, real estate, etc., as well as a forum, live chat and newsletter.
Yalwa United Kingdom, www.yalwa.co.uk, a business directory which allows expats to quickly locate and browse various local services offered in every city in the United Kingdom.
| Housing and Real Estate in the U.K.
International Real Estate Directory has worldwide real estate listings, including the U.K..
| News and Media in the U.K.
Live-radio.net provides continuously updated links to thousands of online radio stations worldwide, including the U.K..
Online Newspapers lists over 1000 links to online newspapers worldwide, including the U.K.
The Economist, www.economist.com, is a British weekly newsmagazine reporting on the global economy, politics, etc.
| Recommended Reading on the U.K.
| Travel Information for the U.K.
EnjoyEngland, is the official website for tourism in England.
i-uk, www.i-uk.com, is a gateway to the U.K.s business, tourism, educational and cultural resources.
Lonely Planet Worldguide provides a lot of useful travel information, including information on for England, Scotland, and Wales.
New York Times Travel provides Destination Guides for most countries, with a section on United Kingdom, including England, Scotland, and Wales.
Rough Guides Destinations offer much useful travel advice and information for most countries, including England, Scotland and an eBook on Wales.