10 Tips for Packing Up and Living Abroad
From the philosophical to the practical, these top 10 tips will help you plan for a temporary or permanent move abroad.
10. Examine your expectations.
Visiting a place as a tourist or a traveler, however immersed in the culture you might be, is entirely different from living there. This point seems obvious enough, but in the excitement of just thinking about moving abroad, it’s frequently overlooked. It shouldn’t be. This is one of THE most important preparations you will make in your moving process. What is motivating your move? What do you hope to lose and to gain in the process? How do you expect your life to be different?