Fell in love with Madrid on Day 1
You’ve just landed back in your home country, excited to run into your family’s arms and stuff your face with home-cooked food. But, as you step off the plane, a strange feeling runs through your body-one of nostalgia, sadness and confusion. Is it normal to feel guilty about not wanting to return home? YES. You’ve just had a life-changing experience full of traveling, nightlife adventures and absolute freedom.
So I’m going to hit you with the hard truth: it sucks. That first month home I poured over my pictures from abroad reliving the person I became and was now trying to hold on to. One thing I wish I had was someone to help me through this transition. Here’s a list of truths to be ready for:
Sounds pretty gloomy huh? Don't worry, we've also got some tips to make the transition home go smoother....
A beautiful sunset view of Palencia, Spain