Category Archives: Expatriation

Wanted/ missing.

So it’s been 8 months and 10 days that I left Colombia. 8 months and 10 days I’ve been missing it. 8 months and 10 days I’ve been feeling it more than alive in me. It’s amazing how falling in love with … Continue reading

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Once a year, go somewhere you’ve never been to.

These words literally caught my eye a few days ago as I was spending a lazy and cosy afternoon checking things on the Internet. Outside the streets were empty on that beautiful but cold day and I won’t hold a thing … Continue reading

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Je suis française, by the way…

Practicing Spanish in Colombia, writing about it in English and using (abusing?) of span-glish et voilà! Here’s that identity crisis again. Probably due to the fact I barely spoke my own language for months… When other expats stick to their roots, I just … Continue reading

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Noodles, Beer and the Best Coffee in Hong Kong

For all the travellers, backpackers, dreamers out there: wherever you are in the world, just check this two pager out: Noodles, Beer and the Best Coffee in Hong Kong. And if you feel like it, please share your thoughts on … Continue reading

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Gracias por todo Colombia!

As we’re getting closer to the end of the year, it was mandatory to make a special post about 2012 and all the things this year has brought to me. So yeah, what a year it was… full of surprises. … Continue reading

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The Quest for the Holy Grail: chapter I

I don’t remember how many times I heard people around me, friends included saying “it’s so easy for foreigners to work in Colombia, especially if you’re French!”. Now, here’s a thing to remember: there is absolutely nothing easy, especially if … Continue reading

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