Six Surprising Benefits of Being an Expat

Six Surprising Benefits of Being an Expat

»So, here you are. Too foreign for home, too foreign for here, not enough for both.» -Ijeoma Umebinyuo Although this quote might seem somewhat sad for some of you, this is the perfect caption of the life of an expat. And it is not at all sad, it is unique in all its ways. Being [...]

A Flight Attendants Story – What Flight Attendants Actually Do

A Flight Attendants Story – What Flight Attendants Actually Do

A flight attendant's life is one of the most mysterious, adventurous and, sometimes, looked-down-on- jobs in this world. I have worked as a flight attendant for two years and when people asked me about my job, I would receive answers in several degrees of enthusiasm and interest. Those went from: "Oh, so you are the [...]

7 Ways to Get Paid to Travel

7 Ways to Get Paid to Travel

Ah, voyager. If you're reading this blog willingly (as I hope so, unless you stumbled upon this blog forced by your travel-loving friend to read it) the possibility that we are sharing the same passion is inevitable. Yes, you have been bitten by the travel bug. Don't deny it, own it! And make it your [...]

Reflections on Expat Life: What I’ve Learned So Far & Tips

Reflections on Expat Life: What I’ve Learned So Far & Tips

The loneliness of the expat is of an odd and complicated kind, for it is inseparable from the feeling of being free, of having escaped. This quote captures the feeling of being an expat perfectly . You are free. You have taken distance from your life at your birth town. Yet you are alone, on [...]