What do you wish you had known about this particular city/country before moving there?

That I shouldn't and how difficult the culture can be to take at times. That when you try to make friends with locals, it feels like they just want money, a visa hookup or some other favor. - May 2018


That there is almost no infrastructure, it is a totally cash economy (bring bills to change!), how depressing the culture can be, how depressing the poverty can be, not being able to go for walks or go to any nice urban center like most country capitals have. No theaters, no art museums, etc. - Sep 2017


I knew what I was getting into. - Jun 2014


New book from Talesmag! Honest and courageous stories of life abroad with special needs.

Read More