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Reality Check

The most common phrase I’ve heard from friends and family back home since arriving at my study abroad location is the joking (but well-intentioned) “how’s your vacation going?!” 672 more words

Temple Rome

Settling in (2)

I love to plan and be productive. So when I first moved in and I didn’t have a plan of attack, I did feel a bit lost. 301 more words



Sometimes when you are in a new place,

The shadows seem bigger and more active.

It seems lighter and darker at the same time

And there are different creaks in different places than you are used to.

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Everyday Life

Residence Registration and Residence Permit

So you have moved to Salzburg – picked up your keys to your new living space – and probably have a long list of things to do: shopping for furniture, possibly a bike, looking at most reasonable way to get through the city, meeting new people… the list can go on. 1,415 more words

Living In Salzburg

Why the settling in period is so important

Why the settling in period is so important

We’ve all seen the photos posted on social media, every September, of children ready to start the new academic year, particularly of children who are going to school for the first time! 1,584 more words

Settling In

I Hate Stuff

The Summer was brutal. Lots of rain, lots of extreme heat. While I live in New England, it sure felt like the thick of a tropical jungle. 802 more words

Settling In