Expat Tag

  /  Posts tagged "Expat"

  What No One Tells You About There are a few collective experiences that expats go through but don’t necessarily talk or write about. One of the themes I want to highlight is the dynamic of visiting family in your motherland (for me that’s the US) as an expat

7 Things 'Emily in Paris' Got Wrong 'Emily in Paris', the latest Darren Star creation on Netflix is all the craze right now - and I bet that by now you've checked it out! So, are you wondering how true (or untrue) to real life the show is

7 Things 'Emily in Paris' Got Right 'Emily in Paris', the latest Darren Star creation on Netflix is all the craze right now. Americans are talking about the show. The French are scrutinizing it, and of course, the internet community is blowing up debating it! It's no surprise that

Step-By-Step Voting By Absentee Ballot in the 2020 U.S. Elections    Photo Credit: Element5 Digital   If you're a US citizen living abroad but are eligible to vote, this post is for you. It will show you step-by-step how to register and vote from overseas. All of this information is official instruction

Part 5 Paris Expats: What Visa You Need to Move to France   Photo Credit: Marissa Wu   Introduction In his in-depth interview, Daniel Tostado, my friend and immigration attorney clarifies in simplified terms what visa you need if you're considering a move to France.  Daniel is an attorney-at-law for the New York bar

Part 4 Paris Expats: What it Means to Live in France   Photo Credit: Pierre Herman   Living in France, for me as an expat, means the opportunity of a lifetime. It means growth, maturity and culture clash - but not in a negative way - rather an intertwining of cultures. It's

Part 4 Paris Expat Series: What it Means to Live in France Hannah S.'s Full Interview Austinite, casting associate, writer and book cover designer, Hannah S. has always been a francophile at heart. When she was 12 years old she took her first French language class. Her first trip to

Part 4 Paris Expat Series: What it Means to Live in France Hope Curran's Full Interview Hope is a student at La Sorbonne working on a Masters in Fine Arts who's originally from the Bay Area, California. She first visited Paris when she was 12 years old for a family

Part 3 Paris Expats: How do Expats End Up Living in Paris? Claire's* Full Interview Claire's an actress and art and drama therapist/educator from Melbourne, Australia. She did a study exchange program in Montreal, Canada when she was 16, which sparked her love for living in a different city and

Part 3 Paris Expats: How do Expats End Up Living in Paris? Eric Davis' Full Interview Growing up in Louisiana where his interest in France began with his studies, Eric is an American architect now living in Paris. He first visited France on a trip to celebrate a friend’s birthday