Tips For Enjoying The Holidays while Teaching English Abroad
Tips For Enjoying The Holidays while Teaching English Abroad.
Ahhhhhh the holidays! The perfect excuse to take a brief reprise from every day life. A time to enjoy with family and friends, devour scrumptious, comforting food, watch some football (or futbol, or rugby, or however you like your ballsports), pet the family dog, and RELAX.
But what if you’re spending the holidays away from home, as many LanguageCorps Asia teachers are?
During an extended stay abroad, whether you’re teaching English as a foreign language, saving turtles in Mexico, or simply traveling for pleasure, the holidays can be a time when homesickness rears its ugly head. For many people (myself included), more so than any other time of year, the winter holidays tend to remind us of the comforts of home, and the people we’ve been away from for what seems like forever.