What They Don’t Tell You About Falling in Love Overseas

For starters, you’ll have to spend $10k on a visa

Hannah Furst
4 min readJul 26, 2023

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A photo of me and my boyfriend overseas

I have a bone to pick with Elizabeth Gilbert. When I saw the movie Eat Pray Love, I was like, “Yes, that’s the answer to all my problems. I need to go travelling for nine months so I can meet the love of my life.” I was 34. I had been single for nine years. I was lonely. In fact, I was so…

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Hannah Furst

Award-winning Aussie podcaster, freelance marketer & screenwriting student. Some days I write satire. Other days I feel a bit more serious.