Category: Expat Life

  • Moving Abroad: Your Comprehensive Budget Checklist

    Moving Abroad: Your Comprehensive Budget Checklist

    Moving abroad can be an exciting adventure filled with new experiences and opportunities… if you budget appropriately! Let me tell you, this isn’t cheap. Whether relocating for work, study, or just for the thrill of experiencing a new culture, carefully planning your budget is important. Here’s a comprehensive checklist to…

  • Alone for the Holidays: Living Abroad and Away from Family

    Alone for the Holidays: Living Abroad and Away from Family

    Spending the holidays away from your family can be emotionally challenging. Being abroad and away from family during this special time of the year can trigger feelings of loneliness and homesickness, especially if you’re alone for the Holidays. However, with some mindful strategies, you can make the most of the…

  • 6 Practical Ways How to Move Abroad

    6 Practical Ways How to Move Abroad

    From being an au pair, an English teacher, or a property manager, here are some ways to make the world your home.

  • Am I Depressed? How to Cope with Seasonal Depression in Europe

    Am I Depressed? How to Cope with Seasonal Depression in Europe

    Europe’s allure is undeniable – charming streets, historic architecture, and a cultural tapestry that’s both rich and enchanting. But here’s the twist: beneath those iconic landscapes lies a challenge many overlook – the gloomy, overcast winters that can trigger the dreaded seasonal depression. You may be unprepared for the effect…

  • Academic Burnout: What Happens When You Don’t Want to Learn the Language Anymore

    Academic Burnout: What Happens When You Don’t Want to Learn the Language Anymore

    Here’s a secret: Learning a new language can take a toll, leaving you lost in translation and yearning for a way out.

  • 5 Dating Tips for Dating Abroad

    5 Dating Tips for Dating Abroad

    Dating while on a trip or extended stay? Yes, you can have your main character moment! But before you dive into the international dating scene, let’s chat about some dating tips for dating abroad that we’ve picked up along the way.

  • The Expat Survival Secret: Expat Facebook Groups

    The Expat Survival Secret: Expat Facebook Groups

    But… Isn’t Facebook Dead? In an odd twist of fate, however, Facebook Groups are stepping into the limelight and becoming the go-to sanctuary for expats.