I got up one day and realized I just couldn't fit in my shoes anymore. I packed up most of my stuff and moved abroad to start a new life from Zero. Ask me how, ask me why, ask me ANYTHING.

Sara Fracassetti
May 19, 2017

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Would you recommend this for someone who is not adventurous?

May 25, 5:57PM EDT0

What was the best thing that happened to you once you decided to do this?

May 21, 7:02AM EDT0

The best thing is to feel that mixture of excitement and fear of the unknown. That gives you the final push 😊

May 24, 2:56AM EDT0

What was the hardest part of all?

May 19, 3:30PM EDT0

Leaving sad faces at the airport 

May 19, 7:08PM EDT0

Is it hard to move to a new country?

May 18, 8:18PM EDT0

It depends... if you are happy to adapt it won't be

May 19, 7:07PM EDT0

How do you feel now, would you do it all over again?

May 18, 6:47PM EDT0


May 19, 7:07PM EDT0

would you do it?

May 20, 10:16AM EDT0

Were you living at home before you moved?

May 18, 12:57PM EDT0

Yes with my parents

May 19, 7:07PM EDT0

How did you choose to go there and not someplace else?

May 18, 12:50PM EDT0

It was fate

May 19, 7:07PM EDT0

What or who was your inspiration?

May 18, 8:01AM EDT0

I had always dreamt to travel since I was little

May 19, 7:06PM EDT0

Wondering, Have you made new friends in your new country?

May 18, 7:35AM EDT0

I have made plenty of friends that are from many parts of the world 

May 19, 7:06PM EDT0

Are you quick to make decisions in your life? Thanks!

May 17, 11:51PM EDT0

I am

May 19, 7:05PM EDT0

What advice would you give someone who wants to follow your steps and move to a new country?

May 17, 11:06PM EDT0

Plan a few things and do not think too much

May 19, 7:05PM EDT0

Are you still living abroad?

May 17, 6:06AM EDT0

No but only about 2 hours away from home

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May 18, 6:28PM EDT0

Do you have any pictures?

May 17, 4:50AM EDT0

I have a few but I rather have it printed in my memory

May 18, 6:27PM EDT1
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How far away from home were you?

May 17, 3:30AM EDT0

The furthest I have been was a 24 hours trip

May 18, 6:27PM EDT0

Where are you now in your life?

May 17, 3:25AM EDT0

I moved to a bigger town in Italy.

May 18, 6:26PM EDT0

What do you listen to?

May 17, 3:20AM EDT0

I like music that was written before I was born. 70s and 80s as first

May 18, 6:26PM EDT0

How many languages do you speak?

May 16, 11:14PM EDT0


May 18, 6:25PM EDT0
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Why move abroad and not travel the world?

May 16, 9:03PM EDT1

Well you gotta get your funds somehow. Why not working your way around the world? That's what I did

May 18, 6:25PM EDT1

Great answer and mor esustainable for sure. Thanks.

May 19, 12:04PM EDT0

What have you learned from moving away?

May 16, 7:37PM EDT0

I have learnt to live

May 18, 6:24PM EDT0

How difficult was it to make a living after the move?

May 16, 5:17PM EDT0

I sometime had to do some jobs that I didn't enjoy for poor money but it made me a stronger person 

May 18, 6:24PM EDT1
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