FOUR YEAR BLOGGING ANNIVERSARY (and 20 *Non-Travel* Facts About Me)

Hello! Today (July 30th) marks my fourth year of blogging on WordPress-- another milestone! Every year, I look forward to this day to see just far I've come, not just in terms of travel and adventures, but also in my blogging career and how my writing has changed over time. It's both a great and … Continue reading FOUR YEAR BLOGGING ANNIVERSARY (and 20 *Non-Travel* Facts About Me)

A Traveler Returning Home (Guest Post)

Wrote a guest post about my experiences repatriating to the US after living abroad in France. Head over for a read, and be sure to check out the rest of Nadia’s blog. Spread the love! ❤

forevernads abroad

June 28th, 2020

Leaving home to pursue a dream is a life changing experience and it’s no wonder we tend to get caught up in our journeys abroad. Rebecca Goes Rendezvous tells us how she dealt with the ups and downs of returning home to LA after four years in France.

The Joy and Struggles of Repatriation: An American’s Perspective

by Rebecca – Rebecca Goes Rendezvous

It’s been nearly a year since I left France to return to the United States, after four years of living and working abroad. It’s only been a year, but it’s been one of major ups and downs that I hadn’t experienced until I came home. I’d be lying if I didn’t say that I’d been reluctant to return, even dreading it. Never did I imagine I would repatriate, especially so soon— it goes to show how four years can fly by in one’s lifetime.

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Crazy Travel Stories #10: That One Time I Met an Illegal Traveler in Milan…

Over a year has passed since this event happened. To this day, I still have so many questions as to what really went on-- while I wasn't necessarily in danger, I found it to be incredibly bizarre, and I can't help but think it was some sort of conspiracy involving customs, smuggling, or merely illegal … Continue reading Crazy Travel Stories #10: That One Time I Met an Illegal Traveler in Milan…

27 Lessons I Learned in 27 Years

March 25th marks my birthday-- this year, I turn 27. I've comfortably entered my late twenties, and it's quite surreal to think that I have done and seen so much of this world in my young life...and there remains a lot more to discover! I've made it a tradition in the last five years to … Continue reading 27 Lessons I Learned in 27 Years

A Decade of Travel: My Experiences

Hey, all! I hope you're enjoying the new year (and new decade!) so far. A couple of weeks ago, I read a post from Clazz of An Orcadian Abroad in which she recounts her years of travel and personal growth throughout the 2010's. I was especially moved by her story of her shop business and … Continue reading A Decade of Travel: My Experiences