Not long after my wife, Wendy, and I were married, we had an opportunity to move to Thailand and volunteer with a nonprofit. So we did. Would we advise other young couples to make a big move to an unfamiliar
Episode 08— Ed began with not much more than a guitar and a willingness to go and help in any way he could. He went on a couple trips to Haiti in the late 80s and got hooked on the
by Katie Lutz Dusty and Amy Smith decided they wanted to live overseas and they needed to make a move before they got so settled in life and careers and family that it became too difficult to even think about.
A day of rest, part one I have a complicated relationship with weekends. My wife works in retail and works most Saturdays and often Sundays too. On Saturdays I usually work on creative projects like OCSPLORA, but Sunday is my
Contributed by Dusty Smith If you are like me, you will need a good translator when buying a car in Morocco. Maybe three. Morocco is a bilingual country. Arabic is spoken by almost everyone and French comes in a close
The unexpected consequences of conversations in Cambodia I met a young guy during my first three months here in Cambodia. K was working as a builder’s labourer across the street from our dorm. He was a Cham kid,
The delusions and reality of a life abroad Hi, I’m Stacey, and I’m a single twenty-something who has been living abroad for the past six years. I can hear you now. Wow, you say, six years!