Let Me Tell You a Travel Tale...

Follow along with my never-ending language faux pas, my quest for cultural understanding, and the exciting adventure of trying to feel at home everywhere.


This blog chronicles my life and experiences as an American expat in Czech Republic (2014-2018) and, since August 2018, Denmark.

Here you can find posts on Czech sitesCzech cultureEuropean &Middle Eastern travelbeing an ESL teacher in a foreign country, culture shock, and social anxiety &travel. I’ll be gradually adding posts about Danish sites and culture.

Here’s a selection of the top posts in each category.

Czech sites:

Czech culture:

European & Middle Eastern travel:

Being an ESL teacher in a foreign country:

Culture shock:

Social anxiety and travel:


Happy reading!

Bethlehem, Palestine
Trans & Caffeinated

Rooted in a singular dream - to aid our culture's growth.


A podcast and web series for the childfree community.

Johnny's Traventures

Making The Small World Bigger

Literary Hub

The best of the literary web


my experiences as a Peace Corps volunteer and beyond

The Shooting Star

Just a girl who travels.


humor. storytelling. general stupidity.

Cupcakes and Couscous

Kitchen tales from Cape Town - a recipe blog by Teresa Ulyate

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