Advantages and Disadvantages of Living Abroad essay

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October 2010

Advantages and disadvantages of living abroad

«It is well-known fact that we always recognize our motherland when we are about to lose it”. Albert Camus

Modern life is impossible without traveling. Thousands of people travel everyday either on business or for pleasure. They travel in order to see other continents, modern cities and the ruins of ancient towns; they travel to enjoy picturesque places. It is always interesting to discover new things, different food. However, there are some people who leave their countries and settle abroad. One of the most important reason of emigration is natural disasters. For example, there can be no rain much time, therefore it causes very big drought. Apart from this, there can be terrible floods. That is why, a lot of water is in all the streets and houses. Some people emigrate because a lot of houses and other buildings fall down in the horrible earthquakes. Another reason is that the country often has a new government and there are many political problems there. Moreover, many people want to get a good education. In times of war and other strikes, such as poverty due to lack of jobs and overpopulation or other threats to health and safety, like effects of radiation, crime and violence, there are certainly people who will choose to leave for a better place. Increasing number of citizens of Ukraine leave their motherland because of the economic crisis or political problems. Abroad people have more chances to be employed, as the range of jobs is greater than in Ukraine. There people have more opportunities to get a good job and as the result is to achieve success. Nevertheless, many Ukrainians refuse to pay high taxes. However, it is significant to remember that we must be proud of our motherland because we was born here. As the Rig’s Veda quotation says “One should respect his motherland, his culture and his mother tongue because they are givers of happiness”. Ukraine has...
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