Hello all! It's been awhile since my last post, a lot has been going on in this crazy life of mine. In the month of march I decided to call a close on the life in Czechia. Short but sweet. It may seem a little soon, after 3 months isn't this a little hasty? Well, … Continue reading Opportunities
View of Prague from the castle First time in Prague! Many Czech people seem to have a rivalry between Brno and Prague- which is better, which has better things to do/food/people etc. But they are very different places as far as I can tell. For me, I think of Prague like London and Brno like … Continue reading Adventures in Prague
Family leave now, shoo, turn back, don't read it you'll regret it. GO back to safe territory. You have been warned. As the title suggests, this post is just a fun one about dating in the Czech Republic from my experience. But fun thing I recently learned is that most Czech people will not use … Continue reading Budeš můj Valentýn?
Made it, one month in, so let's see how we're doing... It's been an interesting month of highs and lows, conditionals and articles. But finally got into a teaching rhythm and sussed out my students. By now it's been 5 or 6 weeks and me and my students are pretty comfortable with each other. It's … Continue reading The month review
So this is something I've been wanting to write about since arriving in the Czech republic, as a non-Czech speaker in a small city it can be very hard to communicate with people, as English is not as prevalent here as say Prague. And it is just sooooo frustrating. I, like most people, was taught … Continue reading Cheese and the multilingual problem
So I have been living in the Czech Republic for almost a full month already, turns out time flies when you have a job, who'd have thought? Some people still can't believe I did it, apparently some family members weren't listening and think I'm in Sierra Leone, and others just keep saying how jealous they … Continue reading Culture Shock: Czech edition
Monument of the day: I give you the skyscraper! No joke, my apartment building is bigger. But that building was once the tallest in Europe. Okay so it wasn't that dramatic but what can you do. This was possibly the coldest week, less snow more frostbite, I was walking around like a giant marshmallow with … Continue reading Week 3: The plague