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Needles and Expats

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Needles and Expats

Beginning the life of an expat seems exhilarating and fun. It is. 769 more words

A Short Note on Avoiding Politics

It’s not a secret to people who know me that I had no problem leaving the United States when the opportunity arose. The 2016 Presidential election was devastating for me, and then I watched my dad die. 584 more words


The Mystery of the Incidental Ch

There are probably few things that can unite anglophones and hellenophones in Cyprus more than their annoyance at the ridiculous and seemingly arbitrary transliteration of words that we see all over the country. 530 more words


A Bank Turned into an Ice Cream Parlor

When my family came to visit me two weeks ago, we were able to travel a little bit of Taichung. For all of you who don’t know where Taichung is, it’s at the upper middle part of Taiwan. 302 more words


Moving to Canada... The hard way

I’ve always been one to push myself outside my comfort zone, so when the idea to move to Canada popped into my head (despite the thought of moving to the other side of the world, where I knew no one, absolutely terrifying me) I just couldn’t shake it. 957 more words
North America

O Canada 

I’ve been living in Canada for just over a year now and it has been an amazing experience. Different but amazing nonetheless. Moving continent with no job prospects or place to live was scary but something I felt I had to do. 157 more words


Going Home - 21 boxes

We packed all our belongings: 21 boxes, 300 kg ready to be shipped to Italy. Now just the original furniture provided by the Compound is left and Villa 23 doesn’t look as cozy and familiar as we were used to. 468 more words