I remember the day I received my travel itinerary and saw Serbia and thought to myself...”Where the hell is Serbia?” It wasn’t until a month later when I was creating a map for my family to follow that I realized where this, previously thought to be fictitious, country was located.
I landed in Prague on May 31. To say the first month was a whirlwind would be the biggest understatement EVER! I met around 30 people the first night (and remembered all their names, surprisingly) at a beer garden that would later become our second home. So far, I’ve found beer is a good icebreaker ...
Working from home has been a trend more and more companies have embraced over the past decade. This year, my company let me take it to the next level: working abroad. Yup, across the world, in different time zones, just me and my computer. Well, not really.
Before arriving in Nicaragua, I have to admit I didn’t know much about the country. What I did know was that there were a lot of volcanoes and no street names. By the end of my two weeks, this had changed. My host through the International Center for Journalists was fluent in all things “Nica” and ...