You inspire me! Helene Dalby: Dreams lost and found abroad

First time I met Helene  was through the organisation ICYE with whom I went to Mexico. Helene was 1 year in Costa Rica and we both started to work voluntary in the organisation back in Denmark. I asked Helene to share her story since she has already experiences the things I am going through now; having a boyfriend from a very different culture and work and live in another country. She has been through an interesting and inspiring personal journey. Let me introduce you to a very brave girl: Helene.   A dream was born in Costa Rica My name is Helene and I am 28 years old and I have been[…]

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You inspire me! Peter Hvidkjær: From unhappy desk work to adventures travels

I met Peter in 2015 when I started taking salsa classes. I still have the joy of dancing with Peter and today we have this internal “concept” we call “The association for tomfoolery” (in Danish: Foreningen for Tant og Fjas) where we basically make sure to go out and have fun and spread joy and happiness. Peter left his job in the age of 44 and has since been dancing, travelling around the world and has been working as a volunteer in a project for orphans in Tanzania. Peter does what many people only dream of: he´s living his life. Taking responsibility of own happiness, his stories and seeing him[…]

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