How To Meet Locals Abroad

I live abroad because I want to have an in-depth cultural experience in the country that I’m staying. I knew when I came to Korea that I didn’t want to just see the run-of-the-mill tourist destinations the country has to offer.. I want to dive into the depths of how the born and raised Korean really,…

Healthy Travel Tips That Won’t Make You Go Insane

Whether you’ve decided to take the plunge and live overseas or are simply visiting a new country, I’m sure you’ve realized it’s not easy to live a different lifestyle and would’ve gladly welcomed some words of wisdom for healthy travel tips. No one wants to come back from their exciting trip to Europe with extra pounds (not the…

Becoming an Au Pair: Things To Consider

When I first thought about becoming an Au Pair, my main goal was to experience a different culture– specifically, somewhere in Europe. For us Americans, it’s not easy (or cheap) to just live in Europe for the heck of it. You need to have a specific purpose for being there, unless you’re lucky enough to…

Andong

A Day in Andong: Hanging out with Ajummas

Yesterday was chilly and super windy but I decided to the day in Andong, which houses the most traditional village in South Korea and some of the best damn fish you will ever try. Not only that but I was accompanied by three hilarious and youthful ajummas that made the whole trip quite spectacular. So what…

How a School in China Taught Me About Pure Happiness

Looking back on the day I graduated college (about 2 years now) it’s crazy, and a bit cliché, to think how much my perspective on life has changed. I would be kidding myself if I didn’t accredit this to all of the places I have lived abroad in. But one day that really stands out in the…

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