The Struggles of Living in the City as a Country Kid [Video]

As if it wasn’t already difficult enough for you to leave home and say goodbye to your family and friends, travelling to the city, or another country for that matter, to find work means you also have to learn how to adjust to your new environment. Apart from adjusting to the weather, you also need to familiarize yourself with a bunch of new officemates and yet-unknown-to-you commuting rules.

But while nobody said moving to the big city would be easy, there are many benefits to it like getting to meet new people and opening yourself to once-in-a-lifetime opportunities and experiences. If you are currently considering leaving the country to work, make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into, and this video from BuzzFeed presents you with the struggles of living in the city as a country kid.

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Have you ever had to leave home for a job? What was it like? Feel free to share your experiences with us in the comments section below!