Personally, I would recommend a great deal more forethought in that respect.
Because I came from the US I did not have to have a medical checkup but collecting the necessary paperwork was very hard and I did have to go through an interview process at which my wife did, essentially, all the speaking.
We thought it would be interesting to share some of these stories with you.
Our friend David moved to Athens Greece from the United States. David will be writing a couple of articles for Just A Pack discussing life as an American Expat in Greece.
"I don't want my business associates to do 'Google' me and be able to see what I have posted on my dating profile," he said.
The couple are planning their wedding, to take place in October at a venue outside of Amsterdam.
Unlike Vicky, Craig has no problems with posting information about himself online – especially on Expatica.
"Expatica offers confidentiality and that is really important." said Craig.
Finding love is a challenging quest even in your home country.
Dating internationally will either make it more so or raise the chance to finally get the partner you've been looking for all along.
Problem being, the place is in a different country.