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Asia's Tomb Raiders
 Spirited Away
 How to Raid a Tomb
 Moving the Loot
October 20, 2003 Issue
 

ASIA
 Malaysia: Mahathir steps down
 Essay: Last of the strongmen?
 Korea: Roh's Woes


NOTEBOOK
 Japan: Baseball's losers win
 China: Blood Feud
 N. Korea: Suspicious accident
 Milestones
 Verbatim
 Letters


GLOBAL ADVISOR
 Travel: Lowdown on the high life
 Check In: Best airport lounge
 Concorde: A piece of history
 Berlin: Underground art
 DIY: Taking kids abroad
 Style: Bespoke, not broke
 Food: Lambrosia


CNN.com: Top Headlines
Moving your family to a new city or country means making scores of tough decisions on the fly. None is more difficult than where to educate your kids. Choosing a school is a daunting task that can intimidate even those used to high-pressure situations. We polled our own veteran expats for advice:

Rule No. 1: Never try to smooth your child's way into a school with money. The better the school, the more likely you'll be shown the door.

Rule No. 2: Settle on a school first, then find a place to live...

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