Flying Home for Christmas

I’m typing this from Athens International Airport, anxiously waiting for my flight to Amsterdam. Apparently it’s kinda windy in the Netherlands, because my flight just got delayed by an hour.

No need sweating it now, it’s quite literally out of my control. So I ordered a beer, put on Blank Panther and that takes us to right here, right now: A little table, a comfortable (!) chair and hours of time before my holiday officially begins.

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The Expat Tag

I saw this Expat Tag floating around on a blog somewhere and loved the idea. Although I don’t consider myself a true expat yet, I really liked the questions and reading the bloggers answers. So I though I’d give it a go as well!

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Why YOU Should Work Abroad

I’m not gonna lie. I am having a bad day. Work just flat out sucked, I’m broke, and I have this anxious feeling in my chest that I can’t explain but won’t go away.  It’s not the first time this happened, but I do know what it means. It means I need to take some time to take care of myself. Clean my house (ugh, why do I sound so grown up?!), cook a nice dinner, watch a good movie and write a blog.

So that’s what I am doing. And since I feel kinda bad, I thought it would be nice to list all the reasons why my life is actually pretty great. You know, perspective.

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Athens Favorites of 2018

Having been here for almost a year already, I actually haven’t seen nearly as much from this city as I would have liked. Nevertheless, there are some good spots I have discovered that I’d like to show with you!

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I would walk 500 miles

… and I would walk 500 more, just to be the man who walked 5000 miles just to show up at your doo-oo-oor. I know… cliché song. But that’s just what my brother did. About three months ago he set out from Germany and walked, yes! walked, to Athens.

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