We might deplore making travel arrangements but it's an unavoidable aspect of expat life.
Africa Expat Stereotypes 8
So that damned phrase that goes along the lines of; to be really good at anything requires 10,000 hours of effort, just continues to ring in my ears. Writing wasn't something I was massively in to earlier in life. As a child, if I had been asked what wanted to...
David and Lizzie go home on annual leave every summer but having lived overseas for some years now they find it increasingly difficult to adjust to the developed world. While Lizzie dashes up and down high streets of English market towns, David can ...
We had one of our better camping experiences last weekend. It was a school event, camping inside an upcountry school grounds - fully catered, a fun crowd of fellow campers with similar aged kids, hot showers, flushing loos, great views. All I had to pack w...
- culture shock
- expat life
- expat wife
- guide book
- modern day expat
- New expat
- trailing spouse
We have all been there - new to expat life or new to a country and no idea where to start. The guidebooks are not designed for this. Oh the stress of knowing where to put yourself and how to fit in: Written for Telegraph Expat Life: The New Arrival ...
Oh, it was too tempting to write a satire about this. What the long suffering 'exclusive' safari camp managers have to put up with from us tourists. An 'exclusive' bush experience for maximum 20 guests that happens to be 'out of range' or 'without Wifi' just ...