living abroad Archive

Travelers Do Live in the “Real World”

Is working 30 hours a week and traveling to different cities and countries on weekends any less “real” than working 40+ hour weeks and living for the weekends? This question of what is the “real world” and

Searching for Home

What does it mean to start a home? What does it mean to feel at home? Just two years into living abroad, with the thrill of experiencing new places, a new culture, and a new people, I was surprised

Why I’m Going Back to Spain

I hesitate in writing this because my mind changes every five seconds and it’s still early in the year, with several upcoming, exciting ventures around the corner. But it’s also that time of year where decisions about