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Poland

Expat Experiences > Poland

Poland

David Huerta, Warsaw

Posted by: Scar on Monday May 15, 2017 (10:50:32)   (1320 Reads)
David Huerta
Who are you?

Hi Expat Focus friends, my name is David Huerta, I’m from Mexico City but I’ve been living in Warsaw, Poland for the last four years. I have a blog about Poland called ‘Chido-Fajny’ (‘chido’ means ‘cool’ in English, and ‘fajny’ means ‘cool’ in Polish). I’m a big football fan, my favorite teams in the world are Necaxa and Real Madrid. I love to write on my blog, to travel and to enjoy the beauty of Poland.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Poland

Poland

Franklin And Danielle, Wroclaw

Posted by: Scar on Monday May 01, 2017 (06:44:08)   (626 Reads)
Franklin and Danielle
Who are you?

We're Franklin and Danielle, two travelers seeking a life free of monotony.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

Danielle: Seems like a simple question but it's actually a bit more complex. I first moved abroad during University and lived in Spain for a semester.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Poland

Poland

Leah Morawiec, Gliwice

Posted by: Scar on Thursday April 20, 2017 (08:16:04)   (295 Reads)
Leah Morawiec
Who are you?

My name’s Leah and I’m an American from Orlando, Florida living in Poland for the past 6 years.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved abroad after doing a 2-month volunteer program in Poland where I met a guy I liked. I decided to move to Poland to be with him and see what would happen. We were together for a few years and then I met my husband and that’s when I decided to live in Poland permanently.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Poland

Poland

Matt Sutton, Krakow

Posted by: Scar on Friday April 14, 2017 (07:50:05)   (393 Reads)
Matt Sutton
Who are you?

My name is Matt Sutton, I'm 36 years old and originally from Surrey, UK.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I came to Krakow, Poland in January 2011 just after my 30th birthday as I was working for a large online travel company who were moving their operations to Poland.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Poland

Poland

Tiffany Horan, Warsaw

Posted by: scar on Tuesday September 08, 2015 (08:28:30)   (1579 Reads)
Tiffany Horan
Who are you?

I'm a twenty five year old British artist, theorist and PhD candidate (Polska Akademia Nauk). I currently work as an interdisciplinary teacher in Warsaw, Poland (previously Taiwan).

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

Although I was born in the UK, I was brought up in the United Arab Emirates. My parents are of British and Irish origins and were expats themselves. I grew up amongst worlds. Once I returned to the UK I experienced reverse culture shock.   more ...

Expat Experiences > Poland

Poland

Anthony Casey, Kraków

Posted by: Carole on Thursday December 06, 2012 (18:37:04)   (5497 Reads)
Anthony Casey
I'm Anthony Casey. I was bored with the UK, struggling to find work in my own field as a freelance writer, journalist and editor, and wanted something new. So I came to Kraków, Poland.

The ‘why?’ has many answers. I loved the Top Trumps card game as a child, and my favourite set was ‘Cities of the World’; in that set, my favourite card was Moscow – the domes of St Basil’s looked, to a five year old, like sweets. And that’s probably where a fascination with Central and Eastern Europe began. It helped too that my uncles were giving me Solidarity badges in the 80s, when I was far too young to understand what was happening… to cut a long story short, many, many years later, I visited Prague, then Moscow and St Petersburg and more… and through a friend I met in Russia I came to Poland.   more ...