Five Things Lessons I’ve Learned From Moving Overseas Alone

#1 How to Enjoy My Own Company This is something that has always come quite naturally to me, but the initial isolation of moving abroad can be quite intense. It’s not easy starting a clean slate. Not having family, friends or even acquaintances to socialize with can be extremely crippling to some people. I’ve always…

Why I Decided to Leave The UK for a New Life in Athens

It’s not as if I had a bad life in the UK, in many ways it was an easier life! I had everything I needed: a job, long-standing friendships a close-knit family life and all the home comforts anybody could ask for. So why did I leave all this behind to live in one of…

How I Ate on Less than €3 A Day

It’s important to realize that whilst this is possible, it’s not advisable. Yes, technically you can eat on as little as €3 a day in Athens, but this will lead to serious nutritional deficiency. This was something that I had to do after quitting my job in the UK and looking for work in Athens with…