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Living abroad: will you adapt, lose or find yourself?

What happens when you hang out too much with people from your own country or other foreigners? Are you adapting to your new environment? Is that even necessary? And what happens when you hang out only with the natives? Will you forget where you came from? Will you lose your old habits? But in both… Continue reading Living abroad: will you adapt, lose or find yourself?

Guest Posts

Living Abroad During the Holiday Season

Heather Green is an Art teacher and a photographer currently residing in California. Originally from Serbia, she moved to the U.S. with her family when she was 11. Her formal education has been filed with ups and downs due to the language barrier and the transition she had to make in order to fit into… Continue reading Living Abroad During the Holiday Season

Travel & Transport

What to Expect at Skopje Alexander the Great Airport

Every frequent traveler knows what he or she can expect on airports. Most are very well prepared and have read the law according to documents, visa and passports. But even for the most frequent traveler there can be surprises once they arrive on the airport. Macedonia is a country with many laws (not every law… Continue reading What to Expect at Skopje Alexander the Great Airport

Tips & Tricks

GLOSSARY – A Foreigner’s Guide to Basic Macedonian

I always have this argument with the Macedonians telling me that their language is not difficult and doesn’t have that many grammar rules. So yes I have difficulty with it but, the good news is that Macedonians use a couple of words very often. First of all you need to know that the most common subjects in… Continue reading GLOSSARY – A Foreigner’s Guide to Basic Macedonian

Travel & Transport

Shipping your belongings to Macedonia

Expats including Americans, Australians, Spaniards, Serbs, Turks, Swedes and many others have seemingly fallen in love with Macedonia (or a Macedonian). From the spacious mountains to the countryside and lakes, Macedonia has something to offer everyone no matter the preference in living conditions or surroundings. It is also a country that is less demanding when… Continue reading Shipping your belongings to Macedonia