From Full-Time Traveller To Expat: What Changes?

When I first made the decision to stop moving around during my travels and instead set anchor in China, I wasn’t too sure of what to expect. Sure I knew that I’d probably be exploring less, or at least not as often as I had grown accustomed to. But there are other things that I…

Websites censored by the Great Firewall of China

Getting Around The Great Firewall of China

You might have heard of the Great Wall of China as one of the new 7 wonders of the world. But have you heard of The Great Firewall of China? The “Great Firewall of China” as it has become to be known worldwide, refers to China’s systematic and legislative rules regulating access to the internet. The…

Food Challenged In China

To say that I have felt challenged since arriving to China would be an understatement. Since I landed here, I have gotten lost, been unable to communicate, and been unable to find any WIFI spot outside of my place. But the biggest challenge of them all was the language barrier in China, at a time…

Second Guessing My Decision To Move Abroad

When I first toyed with the idea of working abroad, I was excited. Excited about the possibility of starting a new life abroad. Excited about the possibility of living in a culture totally different than mine. Excited about getting to pursue a lifelong dream of mine. Now that this dream has become a reality and…

A Prelude To The Expat Life In China

I’ve chosen not to write about this before simply because I didn’t want to jinx it while I was suffering through the paperwork process; but I feel with the right time is now, and in addition to me feeling extremely bored being back home in Montreal, it is time, so here it is….. I’M MOVING…