Articles tagged in: living abroad

Where is home for an expat?

June 14, 2020
In my early expat days, I have asked this question from myself almost once a day: Where is home? When conversing with my colleagues and local friends, I used to refer to my rental place as home: I am going home after work to pick up my gym clothes…
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A Home away from Home

May 15, 2020
Feeling comfortable and safe at home is a priority for anyone but even more for someone who lives abroad. When we move to a new country our brain constantly tries to decode new signals coming from the environment that surrounds us: a new language, a…
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Just a diplomatic spouse

May 07, 2020
Looking from outside, most of the time the diplomatic world seems privileged, glamorous and at the same time, quite restrictive. Not many people are aware what happens behind the ‘fancy curtains’, and that’s often a source of clichés, misconceptions…
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6 Tips for Living in Japan

March 06, 2020
With its distinguished culture, history and innovation in technology, expats have been flocking to Japan to discover what makes this country so special. But despite their hospitality and welcoming nature, moving to Japan can be challenging even for…
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