From socialist to (ex)communist country, a guide to expatriation: cost comparison

This post is part of a series describing an expatriation from Belgium to Ukraine. The goal of this series is to demystify the expatriation, tell our own story with all the challenges we faced. What is described there can be adapted to a move to another state or even city.

After checking our motivation we have to make sure it’s financially possible (hopefully beneficial) so here come the : Cost comparison

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From socialist to (ex)communist country, a guide to expatriation : Motivation

This post is part of a series describing an expatriation from Belgium to Ukraine (and our check-list along the way).
The goal of this series is to demystify the expatriation, tell our own story with all the challenges we faced. What is described there can be adapted to a move to another state or even city.
Here is the first and most important step : Motivation

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Bike Vs Car (and other transportation analysis)

1400kg/3000lbs of German technology versus 20kg/45lbs bike
car versus bike

The idea of this post came after realizing that on the same distance, if I was running I would be home half dead while after biking I didn’t even feel the need of stretching. So I decided to compare the efficiency of running & biking.
After that I asked myself, what about the car ? Bus ? Train ? Plane ?
What is the difference on short distance & long distance ?

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