If you move here, you can leave behind your:

Expectation of friendliness and plans for weight loss. - Feb 2019


Stereotypical ideas of Belgians and pickup trucks. - Feb 2019


Expectations of customer service, sun screen, and your air conditioner. - May 2018


Air conditioner and hot weather clothes. - Jan 2018


Idea that living here is like living in the U.S. Very different world view and standards for behavior. - Aug 2014


Diets - it's a lost cause here. And preconceived notions of how things are supposed to work in developed countries. - Jul 2014


Any thoughts you may have about saving money unless you don't plan to do any travelling. - Apr 2014


Suntan lotion. - Jan 2014


Large summer wardrobe and sunglasses. - Jan 2014


shorts and swimsuit. - Oct 2012


Sunscreen. - May 2012


Any idea of european efficiency. This is not Germany. Everything you do requires more time than the U.S. - Jan 2012


Sun tan lotion, warm weather clothes. - Aug 2011


Hershey bars. You will become a chocolate connoisseur while here. - Jul 2011


sense of adventure - Jun 2011


notions of what fries are supposed to taste like - Jun 2011


hiking boots ... unless you fly. - Jun 2010


beer and chocolate. - Jun 2010


Chocolate! - Mar 2010


sunscreen and your diet...(the chocolate..oh my, the chocolate!) - Jul 2009


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