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Paola Dentifrigi  Identity Verified
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Sep 10, 2006

Hi all.
I am thinking of moving to another country (again) and browsing the web I found several good links.
I was wondering why we do not have a special forum dedicated to those (many of us I guess) who want to relocate and/or share their experience. Or maybe we have and I ignore it?

Thanks for your comments
Paola

[Edited at 2006-09-10 20:34]


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Uldis Liepkalns  Identity Verified
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I think that's good idea, Sep 10, 2006

as from my observations, many translators move around a lot. And no, we don't have any special forum for that yet.

Uldis

PaolaD wrote:
Or maybe we have and I ignore it?


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Susana Galilea  Identity Verified
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This is an excellent suggestion Sep 10, 2006

I would love to see this initiative take place

Susana


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biankonera  Identity Verified
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great idea Sep 10, 2006

That would be really great to have such forum here! The info there would help a lot for those of us who want or have to move to another country.

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Paola Dentifrigi  Identity Verified
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Happy you like it :-) Sep 10, 2006

We could ask for advice, have a sort of bulettin board, share links and so on.
What's the point of working at home if you do not move around at some point?

Paola


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Vladimir Dubisskiy  Identity Verified
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you can start one here Sep 10, 2006

if you want)
It might be interesting.


PaolaD wrote:

Hi all.
I am thinking of moving to another country (again) and browsing the web I found several good links.
I was wondering why we do not have a special forum dedicated to those (many of us I guess) who want to relocate and/or share their experience. Or maybe we have and I ignore it?

Thanks for your comments
Paola

[Edited at 2006-09-10 20:34]


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Uldis Liepkalns  Identity Verified
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No Vladimir Sep 10, 2006

that would be just a thread. Please compare a thread in Russian and a Russian Forum.

Uldis

Vladimir Dubisskiy wrote:
you can start one here if you want)
It might be interesting.


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Paola Dentifrigi  Identity Verified
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ok Sep 10, 2006

Vladimir Dubisskiy wrote:

if you want)
It might be interesting.



Well, I'm plannig to move to Bxls, need to find a room asap
with a broadband (guess why)
So:
1) I'd like to contact the Prozians over there;
2) I'd like to hear from someone who has a room to let or want to look for a flat with me;
3) I've found some links I can share;
4) I'm glad to hear other colleagues' experiences.
...


Paola


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Kim Metzger  Identity Verified
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Bxls Sep 10, 2006

PaolaD wrote:

Well, I'm plannig to move to Bxls, need to find a room asap
with a broadband (guess why)
So:
1) I'd like to contact the Prozians over there;
2) I'd like to hear from someone who has a room to let or want to look for a flat with me;
3) I've found some links I can share;
4) I'm glad to hear other colleagues' experiences.


I don't have any experience living in Bxls, Paola. Too bad you aren't moving to Mexico. I'd be happy to help with some of your questions.

Kim


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Marcela MF
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perfect to get first hand info in Brussels.. Sep 11, 2006

PaolaD wrote:

Hi all.
I am thinking of moving to another country (again) and browsing the web I found several good links.
I was wondering why we do not have a special forum dedicated to those (many of us I guess) who want to relocate and/or share their experience. Or maybe we have and I ignore it?

Thanks for your comments
Paola

[Edited at 2006-09-10 20:34]


Hi Paola,

take a look:

http://www.xpats.com/
http://www.xpats.com/directory/directory_display.php?Action=main_page
http://www.voy.com/187713/

Have a nice day,
Marcela


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Paola Dentifrigi  Identity Verified
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Thanks Marcela Sep 11, 2006

I came across those sites.
My point in posting this thread was to encourage the creation of a new forum, as I'm sure many translators would appreciate it.

pa pa
Paola


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