Getting used to life in a new country can be incredibly tiring. And yet your non-existent social life does not care that you'd rather Netflix and chill at home. So what are you supposed to do when you should be out there making friends but you find yourself having neither the time nor energy to do it? Read on to find out.
Many expats who live abroad work in international companies where English is the official common language, but not the national language. But what should you do when locals prefer to speak in the local language and leave you out of the information loop? Find out what steps you can take.
You've probably experienced some kind of culture clash in your attempt to live a normal life in a foreign country. You know, those moments when you get so annoyed with the little things that people do that make no sense to you. Find out what these moments can teach you about what you need for a happy life.
Let's face it. We'd all rather stay in our comfort zone. Expats are no different in that regard. Starting a new life somewhere else is of course bold but culture shock is something that will hit all expats to a different degree. Learn how to move through culture shock and take your time in adapting to a new culture.