Moving any significant distance to be with the person you love is generally considered pretty romantic. Whether it’s around the world, across the country, or even just interstate, it’s the stuff fairytale endings are made of. You buy a one-way ticket, pack your bags, and set off for a new beginning with the love of your life.
But what happens after the fairytale ending? What happens when the nerves, excitement, and jetlag have worn off?
Like any big change, relocating for love is a challenge. It requires patience, commitment, and honesty — both with yourself and with your partner. The good news is that with the right person, it’s 100 percent worth it. Here’s everything you need to know.