The 5 stages of expat life

Life as an expat: it always sounded kind of “exotic” to me. I admired the people who dared to leave everything behind to start a new life abroad. It never really occurred to me to follow in their footsteps, but after 2 ½ years of being in a  long distance relationship, it looked like the expat life was coming my way…

In March 2013 I said goodbye to my friends, my family and my job to start a new life in Northern Ireland.… Continue reading