Jumping Right In

With arrival day complete, it was time to jump right in.  We kicked off Monday with a city welcome, introducing us to our Split City Team, workspace and the place we would call home for the next four weeks.  They provided important information on themes like the political climate, minority acceptance, and how to tip….

Welcome to Split!

Now for the piece you’ve all been waiting for…the start of the action from Split, Croatia!  I may be two weeks into Prague already, but better late than never. After sleeping through (according to me) or surviving (according to Ahi) the flight from Munich to Split, we were welcomed at the airport by members of…

And We Have Lift Off!

“Who doesn’t know what I’m talking about Who’s never left home, who’s never struck out To find a dream and a life of their own A place in the clouds, a foundation of stone Many precede and many will follow A young girl’s dreams no longer hollow It takes the shape of a place out…

The Longest Goodbyes

Going forward is something simple. What is left behind is what is hard. — Dave Mustaine How do you write about the goodbye’s when moving away, while remaining true to the emotion felt throughout?  How do you capture the excitement, sadness, fear, and happiness but most of all, love? While saying goodbye is never easy,…

The Move

It was official.  I was no longer a resident of New York!  After locking up the trailer with the last of my belongings, we crossed the bridge and sped off to my Dad’s childhood home in Hershey, PA.  With my last Hershey visit being about 26 years ago, the chocolate cravings quickly began at the…

Preparing to Move

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. — Neale Donald Walsch Having made my decision to travel with Remote Year, it was time to call it a wrap on my 8 years in New York City and get started on my next adventure.  What better way to stress yourself out than keeping up with…

The Decision

We’ve all made big life decisions – what college to attend, what job to take, whether to get married, have children.  We all know it can be scary, knowing that decision will be one of many that charts the course of our lives, so we do our research and often follow the path we know…