neck of the woods

in some neck of the woods (in some vicinity or neighborhood; in some remote place. (Folksy. The some is usually this, that, your, their, the same, etc.)

1. I think that the Smiths live in your neck of the woods.

2. What’s happening over in that neck of the woods? (NTC)

3. I didn't expect to see you here, Jane. What brings you to this neck of the woods? — Не ожидал тебя здесь встретить. Что тебя занесло в наши края?

4. I see we're in the same neck of the woods. I'm studying psychology and you're studying medicine. — У нас с тобой, оказывается, одна область/сфера деятельности. Я изучаю психологию, ты — медицину.