Survival tips for new expats

“Staying inside feeling like you may as well be on Mars is only going to make you feel more isolated. Each day you’ll gain the courage to explore that little bit further.”

Arriving somewhere new is always daunting. But if you not only don’t speak the language, you can’t even recognise the letters, how do you cope? Especially if home is a hotel and you’ve got a three-year-old daughter to entertain?

Here, fellow Expat Focus columnist Nicole Webb shared her strategy. Do you agree?


One thought on “Survival tips for new expats

  1. All about attitude – absolutely! I think some people get too fixated on differences and difficulties to actually notice anything interesting and positive around them. If you’re opened to good things, good things will definitely come!

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