The first time I set foot in the Czech Republic was September 18th 2009. As part of my university degree I was taking part in a semester abroad. It was a challenging experience as I had never lived abroad before so I was certainly anxious and unsure of what the next three months would hold.
The first edition of the International Film Festival CINEMA MUNDI took place at the end of February and March 2010 in Brno the stimulus and inspiration for the vnik Festival was the long tradition of Brno trade fairs and exhibitions in the Moravian metropolis after many decades successfully lures the exhibitors from the field of industry and services from around the world, and the desire to create a similar platform in Brno for the world of film.
“To travel is to take a journey into yourself” – Danny Kaye For the average expat, truer words have never been spoken. Having moved from Canada to the Czech Republic over a year and a half ago, I can confidently say that my experiences while living abroad have imprinted an everlasting impression on my identity. […]
MeetUp with me is a new event series that caters to expats and locals looking to network and meet new people. While the event is a particularly great environment for singles to meet other singles, it is also a place where people can come and make new friends and contacts. Last week, Foreigners.cz in partnership […]
“Culture shock – a feeling of doubt, or nervousness caused by being in a place (such as a foreign country) that is very different from what you are used to” (Merriam-Webster Dictionary). Experiencing culture shock is something that many expats can relate to. It is something that we at Foreigners.cz attempt to minimize by helping expats […]