18 years ago I first moved to Paris, 22 years of age and the first time away from home, security and everything familiar. Two months ago I arrived back in what has become my home away from home. 1,429 more words
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As this was not my first Chinese visa application, I was somewhat laid back in my approach to gaining authorisation to enter the country. Last year, I signed a few documents, popped my passport in the post and received in back a few days later. 1,085 more words
On the bad days, things get hard. Harder than they otherwise would be.
I am an American girl living in Mexico. It’s not as violent as people say it is, the citizens here for the most part are very friendly, the food is packed full of flavor, and the scenery is beautiful. 681 more words