Living abroad during the coronavirus outbreak has taught me some essential truths about expat life and what it's all about. In this post I wrap up the Expats in Lockdown series with my reflections on living abroad.
Belgian expat living in Cairo gets stuck in Belgium after only coming to visit for the weekend. While feeling grateful for being closer to family during the coronavirus lockdown, she reflects on what she's learned about herself during her three years as an expat in Cairo.
Kenyan-British expat and adult third culture kid living in Germany reflects on cultural differences between Europe and Africa while dealing with the coronavirus outbreak, and the impact the closed borders has had on her travel company, Swahili Secrets.
In this post I discuss the main reason why your living abroad experience doesn't compare to other people that you know personally or follow on social media. I also share how you can use this fact to improve your life abroad.
In this post I briefly discuss the five most common difficulties of living abroad and share with you the one thing that has helped me manage the ups and downs of living abroad.