Monthly Archives: December 2016

Tina's Life Lessons: Stealing, Honey, and Safety in Mexico

Tina’s Life Lessons: Stealing, Honey, and Safety in Mexico

In an ongoing series, our writer Tina reflects on her life lessons as an expat in Mexico. Here are lessons 25 - 27. Check...
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An Expat’s New Year’s Resolution

It is almost 2017. Just a couple of days from now (literally) and we will soon welcome another year. 2016 has been mostly good...
The View From the Top of Amber Fort

Road Trip to Amber Fort in Jaipur India (The Pink City)

We left at 5:00 AM on a foggy Saturday morning. Our driver, Pawan, was in good spirits as usual. Carlos, my colleague from Venezuela...

But Will It Fit in My Suitcase?

So, here we are. Christmas is over and the new year is fast approaching. As I write this, I'm lying on my bed in...

The Coolest Free Thing to do in Kuala Lumpur

One of the absolutely best things about expat life is the chance to explore new countries. Not just your new host country, but also...

Adventure the Endless Magical Wonders of Kilifi County – Part Two

Last week we had fun discovering the unmatched beauty hidden within Malindi and am certain that by now most of us have already included...
Tina's Life Lessons: Toddlers, Guanajuato, and Debit Cards

Tina’s Life Lessons: Toddlers, Guanajuato, and Debit Cards

In an ongoing series, our writer Tina reflects on her life lessons as an expat in Mexico. Here are lessons 22 - 24. Check...
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A Personal Story: Spending Christmas in Dublin

Spending Christmas away from home can be melodramatic. Especially if you came from a close-knit family or gotten used to big family events, being...

‘Twas the Holidays Abroad

Before moving abroad, I never really thought about how different cultures celebrated the holiday season. I assumed (wrongly so) that everyone celebrated with a...

The Kid Trotter, Around the World on Scooters

During the years I've been blogging I have come across some great Family Travel Blogs, some awesome Worldschooling Blogs, and also some really interesting...