Teaching English in the Beautiful Basque Country

What is the Basque Country? Honestly, I had no idea until I accidentally stumbled upon this gorgeous part of the world during my travels in May of 2018. Below is an article I wrote for the school's website at the time of my stay.  I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did … Continue reading Teaching English in the Beautiful Basque Country

Life in Lisbon Diaries #3: A Portuguese Christmas

This year was the very first year that I spent Christmas away from my family and away from Australia. Christmas has never been a huge deal for me because my parents immigrated to Australia from the former Soviet Union, where the 25th of December had zero significance. If it were not for school and TV, … Continue reading Life in Lisbon Diaries #3: A Portuguese Christmas

Dear Lisbon, You really, really do have my heart. And when I say that I feel like such a basic bitch who just came back from Europe, but it does! I left it there. But seriously, what a gorgeous city. If you aren’t too familiar with Lisbon, it’s the pretty, coastal capital of Portugal, full … Continue reading