A Guide to Getting a New Zealand Working Holiday Visa as an American

new zealand working holiday visa for americans

Learn everything there is know about getting a New Zealand Working Holiday Visa as an American. It’s as simple as filling out an online form in 15 minutes. My second installment on how to secure a work visa down under, this is my New Zealand edition where I’ll show you how easy it is to […]

A Guide to Getting a Work Visa in Australia for Americans

A Guide to Getting a Work Visa in Australia for Americans - The Atlas Heart

Getting a work visa in Australia can be as easy as filling out an online form in 15 minutes. It always surprises me how many Americans don’t know about the working holiday visa in Australia. To be fair, I was one of those Americans too, until I took my first solo venture to Europe and made […]

2016, A Year of Perseverance

The Atlas Heart in Taroko National Park, Taiwan - 2016

It’s that time of the year again. 2016 is already coming to a close, and I’m preparing for a new 12 months of goals, travel, and life. When I look back on 2016, I see a year that was difficult, challenging, and a whole lot of fun too. I based myself in North America this […]

2014: a year of growth

“I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world” – Mary Anne Radmacher 2013, to be sure, was a year to remember. I was constantly doing things and traveling, it was my first year of living abroad and everything was new and exciting. 2014 was a bit more […]

4 month wrap-up, my life in Melbourne

Although I didn’t travel in Australia as much as I thought I would for my first 4 months, due to a lack of finances and trying to save for my upcoming travels to Southeast Asia, I still have had a hell of a time so far in the land down under. I’ll be coming back […]

Living the Life of an American Abroad

I think those who feel the most animosity and irritation toward the US tend to forget that many of those judgements are generalizations, and each person you meet, no matter what nationality, is still going to be their own individual entity. Since the Fourth of July landed on a Thursday this year, I figured I […]

What to Consider When Moving Abroad

A few things to think about when moving abroad for the first time. My big move across the world is a little over a month away. This realization has made me consider a few different aspects that have continuously been popping up in my stream of consciousness recently. Here are the main issues I’ve been […]