Culture shock is good for you!

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How culture shock benefits you Commonly experienced by travelers, expats and exchange students, “culture shock” describes the impact of moving from a familiar culture to an unfamiliar one. It’s the surprise of a new environment, with new people and a new way of life.  It also includes the initial separation … Read More

You’ve arrived! Now what?

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What to do during the first weeks upon arrival So you moved, now what? You already went through all the stress and preparations and have now safely arrived at your new home. Breathe out. One difficult and important step is behind you, but there’s still a lot to be done. … Read More