The first winner of the best collection award was Thom Gunn, an expat Brit living with his lover, Mike Kitay, in San Francisco.
Many have taken jobs and some have even integrated into the expat social circles in Rome and Milan.
Like every other expat traveling back from Asia for a few days, Jim Rogers is picking up signs of economic turmoil.
The expat junkies he meets during his travels confirm his worst fears about his native country.
The money comes from his own pocket, he said, as well as donations from the expat Syrian community in Egypt.
The only rejoicing to be found was in expat hangouts, where dollars, recently worth 70 krona, were suddenly worth 150.
I was going through a very difficult time during that period, and I ran into him in Paris and he was an expat at the time.
“expat bankers are definitely into the drugs/hooker scene, and Wan Chai is the very epicenter,” he told The Daily Beast.
In most African expat communities, everyone knows or has heard of each other.
Kate Hill is an American expat and one of the reasons I had determined to find my way to Gascony.