Everyday life

Road to Residence Permit (2 of 5)

Something I failed to mention in the previous post: We went through this process 2 years ago, and I do have my permit now. Finally I feel “okay” to write about it without feeling frustrated by remembering those days… Yes, we wouldn’t have gone through all these troubles if we had bought a private health… Continue reading Road to Residence Permit (2 of 5)

Everyday life

Road to Residence Permit (1)

This proof of health insurance was the beginning of all the troubles. Back then, I had a travel insurance, but it didn’t fulfill the requirements. Therefore, we decided to register myself as a dependent under my husband’s insurance. (Besides, we had to do this process anyway) ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ I… Continue reading Road to Residence Permit (1)

Everyday life

Hair Salon

  Afterwards, I have asked a few people (Greeks) about it, and they didn’t seem to be surprised at this hair drying method…so I guess it’s not something unique to the particular hair salon. It was still a culture shock to me, though. For my Greek readers, she said «Να γυρίσω ανάποδα;» (I think). Although… Continue reading Hair Salon