Tag: expat things

  • Could I Live Here? Zurich edition

    Could I Live Here? Zurich edition

    Zurich is the banking and financial center of Switzerland, and I’m not sure if that’s why it’s so depressing or because it’s devoid of any personality. But if the Sunday scaries were a city, they would be Zurich. I don’t even like connecting through there, so it would be the last place I would consider…

  • Could I Live Here? Interlaken edition

    Could I Live Here? Interlaken edition

    Interlaken is a beautiful destination for nature lovers, but living in Interlaken could have some major downsides.

  • Could I Live Here? Nice Edition

    Could I Live Here? Nice Edition

    Though Nice is a great travel destination, would this glitzy seaside town be a great long-term home? Here are the pros and cons of living in Nice.

  • Could I Live Here? Fujikawaguchiko Edition

    Could I Live Here? Fujikawaguchiko Edition

    There’s nothing that soothes my soul quite like being by a lake or in the mountains. Fijukawaguchiko is the mother of all lake towns because it’s on the serene Lake Kawaguchiko and on the foothills of the majestic Mount Fuji. It’s a beautiful place to visit, but is it a livable destination? Atmosphere Outside of…

  • Could I Live Here? Kyoto Edition

    Could I Live Here? Kyoto Edition

    For over a millennium, Kyoto was Japan’s main city and capital. Though it’s been overshadowed by Tokyo, Kyoto remains a vibrant city where tradition meets the modern world. It’s certainly one of the cities not to miss on a visit to Japan, but what would it be like to live in Kyoto? Atmosphere The great…

  • Could I Live Here? Tokyo Edition

    Could I Live Here? Tokyo Edition

    Tokyo is without a doubt one of the most interesting cities in the world and also one of the most overwhelming. Returning to Tokyo after 8 years was a bit of a funny experience because in the months leading up to this trip, my memory kept telling me that Tokyo wasn’t nearly as interesting as…