The XPat Journal
The premier magazine for expatriates in the Netherlands
The XPat Journal ® is the premier English-language magazine for expatriates living in the Netherlands and has been in publication since 1998. It is the result of pertinent, long-term relationships with local authorities, organizations and authors within the country who specialize in providing expatriate information. The XPat Journal guarantees high quality and timely editorial content, articles and interviews covering various topics from Dutch culture, legal and financial issues, international education, expat management, housing and health care. These topics are approached with the utmost of care from the perspective of the expatriate and are directed at newcomers as well as expats who have been living in the country for some time.
In 2016, we have made a big change.
Twice a year (in June and December), The XPat Journal is published as a true digital magazine, and twice a year (in March and September) it appears as a traditional, thick, glossy, in-depth print version.
Please check out the second online version now!
The first one is also still available. Feel free to explore the basic version.
Current Issue: Education Special, running from March to May 2017.
This is a print edition. Subscribe now and you will receive it at home or at your work.
From the Point of View of… Bryna Hellmann • Interview with Manar Aburshaid • Better Safe Than Sorry • Access to Education and Other Children’s Rights • Schooling in the Netherlands • Special Needs Education • Traffic Education
LEISURE: Following in the Footsteps of an Emperor • NEMO Science Museum • Come Fly with Us • Catamaran Sailing at the KZVS COLUMN: Dutch Education: Burnout Early and Burnout Often • Lessons in Life • Building Bridges • Why We Like Different Sports LIFE STYLE: In Love with Diamonds
The next issue (Summer 2017) will be published on June 15th.
The theme of this issue is Health Care
This will be an online edition.
You can subscribe for € 19.50 per year (4 issues).
The XPat Journal appears twice a year in print and twice in online.
In the archive section, you can find summaries of many of the articles published since September 1998.