What I wish I had known from Day One.
There is no doubt about it, the transition from school or work to university is one of the most difficult ones you have faced thus far. You have left where you consider ‘home’, free dental […]
It’s been 1 month and 13 days since I started my adventure as an ESL teacher in Moscow. I work for a company called Simply English, and they couldn’t treat me better. They have sorted […]
It’s been a month since I moved to Moscow – the leaves have transitioned from green to amber and are nestled in the thick sludge teased out of the ground by the autumnal rain. What […]
Having been awake for close to 36 hours, I arrived at Moscow dishevelled, exhausted but excited. No flight delays, no lost luggage, no one sat next to me on the plane…it was perfect. I met […]
It’s just under 2 weeks until I move to Moscow. I’ve invested in some thermals, sorted my visa and I’ve even got the ‘Phillie is Moving to Russia’ leaving drinks up on Facebook. Moving to […]
If there’s anything that makes my blood boil (apart from neoliberalism, but that’s another blog post for another day), it’s being warned of the dangers of travelling alone as a woman. I’m sorry, but I’m not […]