Living abroad is the ultimate adventure. It forces you to expand your horizons as you adapt to life in an entirely new culture.
Even so, the process of moving abroad can throw some unexpected challenges your way. Here are a few things expats say they wish they’d known before making the move.
YOU CAN ESTABLISH A SOCIAL CIRCLE BEFORE YOU ARRIVE
It’s easy to get so caught up in the thrill of boarding your flight and getting the keys to your new property that you forget just how quiet life will be once you’ve settled in. As one Reddit user advises, it’s crucial to start making contact with everyone you know in that country before you arrive.