What makes a national stereotype? And if we don’t live up to them, how can we expect others to?
…Even when worlds apart…
Sometimes being away from a place reshapes how we remember it
What do we do when the goals society teaches us to strive for are not the ones we find fulfilling?
When we travel, the image others have of who we are is so different that it can make us question our own image of ourselves.
Would traveling to Australia with a baby turn out to be a joy or a nightmare?
It’s 2014. Can we stop asking about kids, already?
Visualize the future? Live in the present? With so much conflicting advice, it’s hard to know how best to turn our dreams into reality!
As Christmas approaches in Dubai, it’s an unusual combination of the familiar and the unexpected
Living abroad means sometimes the everyday normal can appear incredibly strange, and vice versa
Travelling with a child can be exciting and rewarding
What does it mean to be Canadian when you’re living abroad?
Sometimes teaching abroad can make you feel more like a circus show than an educator
Traveling among different cultures requires flexibility and adaptiveness. Are these qualities that become more difficult as we grow older?
Returning home sparks reflections on the complex lifestyles many of us pursue in this province, and questions about why we do it
Achieving balance is a struggle for many of us, but it’s a particularly acute challenge for teachers.
On the ‘N-word’ a long way from the Rock
Living in a different culture is very different from just reading about it.
Katherine shares some observations on her language-learning experiences in Peru
Zen and the Art of Hitchhiking: a true story about seeing the good in everyone and knowing the Universe has got your back.