“Where are you from?” he asked.
“Seville” I replied.
“No, but where are you really from?” he insisted.
Growing up cross-culturally, there is never an easy answer to this question. If you’ve ever found yourself at either end of this dialogue, you probably know exactly what I’m talking about. If you don’t, I’d love to help you find out.
I’m not sure when I first came across the term Third Culture Kid or TCK, but when I did it helped me put words to my experience of growing up between cultures. My hope is you might find something on the blog that resonates with you and makes you feel at home.
You may also find some of these entries helpful if you are thinking of visiting Seville. Whether you’re planning a year abroad, wondering if you should move to Andalusia long-term, or just getting ready for a holiday in Spain, I hope these tips and insights into Spain and Spanish culture will be helpful.
Whatever brought you here to begin with, I’d love for you to stay a while and take a look around.
So, grab a cup of coffee, pull up a chair and let’s jump right in!