Living abroad has been our wish for quite some time now. So, when we got the chance to move to the USA, we didn’t wanted to miss it for anything in the world! After almost a year of waiting and preparing, we were finally ready to move.
Although packing up my entire life in two suitcases was not the most exciting thing that happened to me, it was kind of liberating. I always wanted to try living a minimalist lifestyle, anyway.
We arrived in the beginning of April, ready to dive into this new adventure, even though we didn’t know what to expect.
After the first month of apartment hunting, job searching and buying a car (no way one can survive without a car here, believe me, I’ve tried it!) we were ready to start exploring.
Quite touristy, we wandered the streets of our new city, discovering new neighborhoods, trying local foods, sipping coffee in the always crowded coffee shops and really trying to blend in.
These are the highlights of the first couple months of our story called: Chicago. We’ve enjoyed it, and we still are…