The Pool

A Community for Women Abroad

About The Pool

The Pool is a free, invite only community of women abroad. 

Whether you're contemplating a move overseas, already living abroad or travelling for work, The Pool is a network of women ready to support you in your journey.

Membership is strictly invite only. Members can then invite their friends. This way we protect our community, while growing internationally. 

Why You Should Join

The Pool is a free, trustworthy community of women who care. 

Find friends in your country, research your new location and make friends. 

Network, promote your business, and support female run businesses. 

Learn, discover, laugh and meet. 

About The Expater

The Expater is a lifestyle blog for women living abroad edited by the founder of The Pool, Nina Hobson.

Who is The Pool for?

The Pool is for women only. We are strictly an invite-only community of women living, working or travelling internationally. 

We understand what life abroad is really like, and with this in mind we're determined to support each other however we can.


The information contained here is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by The Pool community members or The Expater and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. 

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of The Pool or The Expater. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, The Pool and The Expater take no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

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