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…

Eating on €3 a Day

It’s important to realise that whilst this is possible, it’s not advisable. Yes, you can eat on as little as €3 a day, but this will lead to serious nutritional deficiency. This was something I unfortunately had to do after quitting my job in the UK and job hunting in Athens with no savings. I…

Five Things I love About Living in Athens

People often wonder why I moved to Athens, of all places. On the surface it does seem a little crazy; I spent four years at university studying up to a postgraduate level, only to then move to one of the most deprived cities in Europe and to work in a job that isn’t even related…