Milan 2 Day Itinerary : The Only Milan Itinerary You’ll Ever Need

Oh Milan! How could you not love this city? With the endless shops practically inviting you to spend all your money in them, model-esque people walking the streets like it’s their own personal fashion show, and don’t even get me started on the Italian accent. There’s just something so endearing about an attractive Italian man calling you “my lady” while refilling your wine, now if only get someone to do that for me without having to be paid…

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An Expat's Guide to Making Friends

Packing up your life in boxes and heading out to start fresh in a new country can be so incredible and rewarding, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t absolutely petrifying. And lonely. One thing you can’t pack in your suitcase, no matter how hard you try, is your friends. Your friends who you’ve grown up with and love so much are not coming with you, and - while they’ll always be close to your heart - you will have to try and form new friendship groups.

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Being a Brit in Vienna : Austrian Culture Shocks

Vienna is one of the most beautiful and scenic places I have ever travelled, and I am truly loving my time living in the coffee capital of the world. But beneath this cool expat exterior, I am a hardcore Brit at heart. I’m a northern lass, and I like my northern things, and Vienna doesn’t exactly cater towards grumpy British people. Fair to say, I’ve experienced my fair share of culture shocks when getting used to life across the pond. 

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What to Consider Before Getting a Tattoo Abroad

Getting a tattoo abroad can be great way to commemorate your travels, but there are so many risks associated with inking your body permanently while away from home.

When in sunny Spain this summer I got my fourth and most stressful tattoo yet, even though it is one of my smallest and least unique designs. Being abroad adds an extra sense of stress and spontaneity to making long-lasting life decisions, and there’s lots you should consider before getting a travel tattoo.

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Au Pair First Week Experience

The first week of being an Au Pair is absolutely overwhelming, and getting used to the way things work can make your head turn. But that doesn’t mean its not loads of fun, and a great way to experience another Country’s culture. I decided to document my first busy week as an Au Pair, so here we go:

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How to Become an Au Pair

The process of becoming an Au Pair can be quite stressful, especially if you have no idea where to start. When I was looking into becoming an Au Pair, I had no what was what. I had so many questions and nobody there to answer them, and I could have really used this kind of advice before I started the entire Au Pair adventure.

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