It’s happened many times: I’m having a drink at a party and small-talking with new people when they ask about where I’m from and where I’ve been. Inevitably due is a question laced with a hint of concern. They pry politely and it’s cute how they almost whisper the question like it’s a secret. “Don’t…don’tContinue reading “The Honest Truth About Homesickness as an Expat”
This week’s #WanderWoman is Helen, a Black expat life in Abu Dhabi. She’s traveling like a local and taking on challenges with grace and style. Read her story!
Jacquelyn is a single mother from the US who has ventured into expat life with her two year old toddler. She leads a life of professional and personal fulfillment one country at a time. Read her story!
Christine is the creator of Flourish in the Foreign and is using her voice and platform to lift Black expat voices up around the world. She’s currently living in Spain and has advice for combating inequality and racism.
Elke never quite connected with the culture in her native Belgium. She always had a love for the US and longed for an experience in the country of her dreams. Here’s her story!
Imagine life in Nice on the French Riviera. What do you see? This week’s #WanderWomen talks idyllic and beautiful life in France as well as her newfound love for her home country. Read on!
The longer I live abroad the more I realize everything makes more sense with a bit of distance and time. When I boarded my flight to France in 2011, I was so ready to take on whatever was coming my way although I really didn’t have a clue as to what I was doing. WithContinue reading “15 Things I Would Tell My 23 Year Old Self Before Moving Abroad”