What It’s Like Traveling To Your Home Country

Whether you’re a first, second or third generation Latino, regardless if it’s your first or the 10th time going to this country, there are things that always happen when you visit the motherland…

Abuelita overfeeds you.

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Porque estás muy flaca.

Your cousins steal half your wardrobe.

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Porque you can’t buy that here (yet).

You pay extra bag fees.

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Porque todo el mundo wants a present.

You feel like rich.

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Porque cargas dólares.

Your family makes fun of you.

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Porque tu español no es perfecto. Gringa alert.

You don’t get to practice your Spanish.

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Porque your primos want to practice their English.

You go overboard with your shopping.

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Porque everything is SO cheap compared to the U.S.

You miss the U.S.

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Pero los extrañarás cuando te vayas ❤️.


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