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Some Cons of being long-term Abroad

We all know that travelling usually implies breathtaking landscapes, tasty food and life-long memories. All our friends flood our social media with hearts and thumb-ups, our parents tell us to be even more careful than when we are home, and our partner (in the case there is one) tells us they miss us every day and wishes they could come along.  1,507 more words



Homesickness.  A feeling of longing for one’s home during a (longer) period of absence from it, making travelling difficult and leaving home almost impossible… 521 more words


The Streets Where I Once Lived

I’ve moved on, and not just once. Even at all the foreign abodes where life had thrown me into; forcing me to learn to adapt and adjust – over the years I also learned to love. 193 more words



This damned window is more of a lens
The way it bends the light in forms and figures
And sly peculiars the mind can’t quite configure… 77 more words


Falling Pounds, Rising Maltesers

What does the post-Brexit drop in the value of the pound mean? Well, to those living in the United Kingdom, it’s a bit of a worry to say the least. 473 more words

Blog Post

A British Autumn

Autumn has always been my favourite season and this year is no exception, although it’s different. I’m happy to see the leaves changing but I feel slightly nostalgic… 351 more words

Expat Life

On Moving Out: Homesickness and Loneliness

“What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?”

–Vincent Van Gogh

Today marks one month since I’ve left my second home for France. 2,143 more words