“A goodbye is never finished… ” First Aid Kit – Distant Star
One of the hardest things so far about this move has been saying goodbye. 600 more words
On many levels my husband was right. I didn’t have time to be writing a blog about emigrating and being a new ex-pat at the same time as moving our whole family to the other side of the world but as WordPress has started to alert me to the fact that it’s been ‘a year since this post’ I’ve been pondering all the things that have happened in the last year and how our adventure to the other side of the world has gone. 771 more words
Hello Once Again!
As promised, here is the next exciting instalment of our travels down under!
Having got through border and passport controls, Stefania and I with bags in tow stepped out into the frigid air of winter-bound Melbourne, and onto the airport bus service which would take us into town. 1,016 more words
Well, it has been rather a long time since I put electronic pen to electronic paper but lots have been happening for quite some time! 904 more words
As an Irishman, it’s rare to find a fresh take on emigration. The culture of leave-taking and return, post-Christmas news reports from the departure gates at Dublin Airport, regularly thinking eight hours ahead, finding yourself in an Irish bar at 6 a.m. 282 more words