Living abroad: Living in No Man’s Land

Living abroad: Living in No Man’s Land

As soon as you choose to leave your home and start living in various locations all over the world you will find yourself in a state of limbo. You don’t really feel you belong in this new land and after being away from your original home you don’t entirely belong in your previous land either. It often feels like you’re living in No Man’s land. Do you need to put down roots or can you permanently live in No Man’s land?

Living Abroad: Making your Next Step Possible

Living Abroad: Making your Next Step Possible

The 2nd leap is harder than the 1st jump. A lot of people make their first big jump or decision without an elaborate plan. We have our ‘Aha’ moment of that’s what I’m meant to do with my life, that’s what is going to give me everlasting happiness and we go for it. We start this new adventure and have big successes or settle into it slowly and then realize that although we are happy with our choices and experiences we also feel there is more in store for us. It then becomes time for our second leap. Take 5 easy steps to help prepare you for your ‘Next Global Step’.

Why do we pursue a Nomadic Lifestyle?

Why do we pursue a Nomadic Lifestyle?

Desiring and pursuing a nomadic lifestyle is not a choice for some people. Somewhere deep down it feels like a necessity, in our subconscious there is something that drives us towards becoming a nomad. A nomadic lifestyle means not conforming to the surroundings we were born into. The necessity of leaving is derived from the feeling of never fitting in to begin with. There are many benefits but we need to also learn to manage our restless feelings.

We Love Adventure but Hate Change

We Love Adventure but Hate Change

A Global Nomad loves and thrives on adventure. We’re willing to dive into our new adventure at the drop of a hat, but at the end of the day we still hate change. After the initial ‘Wow’ stage of our new adventure we start having cravings. We crave things from back home or we start comparing everything with back home and a little bit of home sickness creeps in here and there. We need to create a new routine to find balance.