Becoming an expat can be a double edged sword – on one hand, you have the initial excitement and thrill of experiencing a new country and culture – the language, the sights, sounds and smells of a new environment can be very intoxicating.
But as the infographic below shows, once that initial honeymoon period has worn off, there can be a “down time”, where the reality of the move sets in.
*INFOGRAPHIC COURTESTY OF EXPATS PARIS
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