At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Venezuela and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.Teaching Wanderlust
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The adventures of an international educator who posts about teaching, great food, and being an expat. Amanda Isberg is a 3rd grade teacher at an international school in Carabodo, Venezuela. Her instagram is colourful travel diary, and she updates her followers on Facebook with her latest blog entries along with engaging travel, education and lifestyle articles. Hers are great accounts to follow for local teaching insights/advice, and travel inspiration especially if you’re looking to visit the Americas.
Daniel (not his real name) is a former scientist and the Editor of the ‘Venezuela News and Views’ anti Chavez blog. He provides regular commentary and explanations of happenings in the country. These comments are reflected in his twitter feed, alongside retweets of various news and opinion articles on Venezuela. On Instagram, Daniel posts portraits of the economic and political crisis.
Hannah is an Associated Press correspondent in Venezuela. She tweets about local developments and international news impacting the country. Follow Hannah not just for latest news, but also to gain a deeper understanding of the crisis, and the impact of the government’s actions including its ban on humanitarian aid.
A stringer photographer for AFP in Venezuela’s capital, Caracas, Federico’s images of street protests and the fallout from the economic crisis are raw and captivating. Powerful photojournalism that will leave you breathless.
We’re always on the lookout for more accounts to feature – if you write about living abroad on social media, leave us a link in the comments and we’ll take a look!