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Third Culture Kids

GROWING UP AS A THIRD CULTURE KID IN DUBAI


What are Third Culture Kids (TCK)? A Third Culture Kid is a term used to describe a person who grew up outside their own country as an expat. Places such as Hong Kong, Kuwait, Dubai/Abu Dhabi are melting pots for Third Culture Kids. What makes Third Culture Kids special is their inability to feel at home anywhere they go. They…

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expat life, the usa, new york

EXPAT LIFE IN THE USA. FIVE THINGS I MISS ABOUT THE STATES


No country is perfect. Everyday I find this statement more true than ever. I miss some things about living the expat life in the USA, but I also appreciate cultural differences, so whenever I start fantasizing about how great New York was or find myself complaining about Russia, I try to step back and remind myself that there was a reason why…

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