Blogs Humour

.Our trip to Switzerland wasn’t in vain, we bought Mustard to take back to France. Shelves in France supermarket have been bare of Mustard for weeks. A year of poor mustard seed production is th... read more

Posted on 26 June 2022 | 2:01 pm

A Total TaiTai Tale in Beijing & now Singapore!

It Took a Funeral for me to Fully Appreciate Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An, Vietnam is an ancient city, both bustling and quaint. The old streets are clogged with charming buildings. Walls are strewn with thousands of cute little lanterns that seem … It Took ... read more

Posted on 25 June 2022 | 5:00 pm

on a road to nowhere

Reverse Culture Shock?

Reverse culture shock is the experience of returning to your home country after living abroad for years, and feeling as though you no longer belong. In March, I finally went back to the USA to visit m... read more

Posted on 22 June 2022 | 7:13 am

Oddities and Ends

How to Change Your Name in the US and Australia After Marriage in 2022

So you recently tied the knot. Congrats! Are you thinking about changing your name? For an expat, there's A LOT […]... read more

Posted on 17 June 2022 | 6:46 pm

America Josh

Ruta del Atún Rojo in Tarifa: The ‘Route of Red Tuna Tapas’

We are regular visitors to Tarifa, in Cadiz, but for the first time our visit coincided with the famous Ruta… The post Ruta del Atún Rojo in Tarifa: The ‘Route of Red Tuna Tapas&rs... read more

Posted on 28 May 2022 | 8:37 am

How to Traveller

So INSTA-friendships are not so FINSTA after all!

 My Instablog page @NelysworldThe first  important skill you need to learn when you decide to leave your country and become citizen of the world is to be open to new experiences, and new acq... read more

Posted on 31 December 2021 | 3:32 pm

Nely's World - A Greek expat with tales to say!

More Books to Add to Your 2022 Reading List

I don’t know about you, but my to-read pile of books is absurdly out of hand. Every year, I manage to knock a hundred or so books from the stack. This makes no dent in that ever-growing... [[ Th... read more

Posted on 17 December 2021 | 1:36 pm


Riding the Voie Verte From Foix to Saint Girons (Part 1)

Summer holidays means microadventures! After a few single day rides on the more local-to-me Lavelanet-Mirepoix voie verte, I set my sights on a slightly bigger adventure for our 2021 holiday. The two ... read more

Posted on 1 September 2021 | 8:59 am

A Leap Into the Void

First things first, “Know who you are?”

Learn to know yourself… to search realistically and regularly the processes of your own mind and feelings.- Nelson Mandela A lot is said about the importance of knowing yourself. Yet not e... read more

Posted on 11 August 2021 | 2:45 pm

domestic diva

The Migrants´ Haters New Formula

There is no more dangerous propaganda than the one seeding hate against people you live with in your country. The migrants haters new formula of hate because the migrants with Covid are more than loca... read more

Posted on 7 May 2021 | 5:42 pm


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