Helena Jalanka

Helena Jalanka,the author and illustrator of the book Greetings from Abroadland – Experiences of Family Life Abroad. Besides the home, the book’s topics are about moving, adapting, language, culture, environment, early education and visiting friends and family in the native country. The chapters are a mix of personal experiences and intercultural experts’ viewpoints. The compact and colourful guide book comes with 35 real-life cartoons and 75 ‘survive and thrive’ tips.

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Feeling at home in Abroadland

April 18, 2019
How to find a home abroad? Not the physical property but quite the opposite: what is left when specific walls are taken away, what is in the core of home? And what things can add the feeling of home to you?We who live abroad have multiple definitions…
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