What does it mean to be an Expat?

What’s an expat? …Well, it’s short for “expatriate”, and according to The Free Dictionary “is a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country”. I feel that sentence describes the last 8 years of my life: absent from home AND country…For me, it is both. I have been “absent” from Venezuela (my Country) since 8 years ago, … Continue reading What does it mean to be an Expat?

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Valentine’s Day: Cards, Flowers?

February 14th, and who doesn’t know that today is Valentine’s Day? The day we have been pushed to think in the love one, family and special friends. Society has pushed us to share on this day unique thoughtful gifts, flowers and cards with our loved ones, to make this day super memorable. Since I’m away, … Continue reading Valentine’s Day: Cards, Flowers?

Eat Pray Love ❤️

Yesterday I made it to Gili Trawangan Island in Indonesia-- gorgeous island! But that's not what this post is about. I made it terribly late yesterday: my flight was delated almost three hours, it was raining in Lombok so it took forever to get to the port, and it was all dark and it was … Continue reading Eat Pray Love ❤️

Making Distance Shorter

On May 2016, I was transferred to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for work. I’m originally from Venezuela. Lived and grown up in Maracaibo, and after political problems started in my country, I moved to Houston and started University to pursue my degree in Petroleum. I struggled A LOT to get my degree, but I DID IT (wohoo!) and … Continue reading Making Distance Shorter