Political bent (toward the end of the opinion piece) aside, I can relate to at least half of this. Take a look, then feel free to comment. I lived in the U.S. for 15 years before being forced out of line – and out of the country
Exactly 3 years ago today, I got on a plane from the United Kingdom to return to the United States for good. Even after 3 years, my feelings are mixed. On one hand, I think of the missed opportunities. I likely would’ve obtained dual citizenship – a top goal of mine before moving there – … More 3 years.
2015 was a big travel year for me. 2016… not so much. So far, I have only 2 weekend trips planned, and that may very well be the extent of my travels this year. (My friend is getting married in England so if that happens this year, that’ll be another trip.) I’m back on my own, … More Slow day (more like slow year).
Happy 2016. It has been way too long. Life happens.
Last year was eventful, in good and bad ways. Let’s see, where to begin… … More A very late Happy 2016.
Originally posted on Tanai Benard:
If you follow the journey of 4 Deep Around the World, you know I’m a huge advocate of international travel. I constantly promote taking advantage of every opportunity to see the world. World travel is the new “it” thing that’s taking the world by storm. This is evident by a simple…
As a repatriate, some of the points in this article hit home… … More Wall Street Journal article: Repatriation blues.
Dubai was never on my list of places to travel, but since I had the opportunity to go, I wasn’t going to pass it up while visiting the United Arab Emirates. … More United Arab Emirates – Dubai in 36 hours or less.
The day was here. It was only less than 2 months before that I’d purchased the tickets… … More United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi part 1.
This is a New York Times opinion piece making the case for more Black Americans to consider expatriation. … More Opinion piece – The Next Great Migration.
Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side. –The Talmud (NOTE: this is a long one, with a bit of cursing, disclosure, no punches pulled, and vulnerability. Don’t like any of that? Don’t bother reading any further.) NEW #MustRead #blog post: Then and now. #postaweek #expatriate … More Then and now.