Category: Expat Life

3 Tips for Current & Future Expats


In the summer of 2009, under the hot Arizona sun, I decided together with my wife Julia, to move to Germany. Julia was born and raised in Germany, and I really wanted to get to know her culture and language. Aside from that, tuition fees are basically non-existent in Germany,...


The Importance of Sunshine


I have to admit, I was very lucky to be able to grow up in California where the sun was always (ok…almost always) shining. Before moving to Germany, I could never understand why my German girlfriend (today my wife) was always looking to spend time outdoors during her visits to...