38 episodes

Welcome to Blaxit Global, a bi-weekly podcast featuring inspiring conversations with trailblazing Black expats who out of fear or frustration, left their country of origin to live out their wildest dreams abroad. The podcast also chronicles the journey of host Chrishan Wright as she prepares to make her Blaxit from the United States. The show will delve into topics of Blackness, oppression, cultural transition, economic opportunity and other issues facing people of the African diaspora. Each episode is designed to demystify the planning and process of moving abroad by showcasing the triumphs and resiliency of Black expats. You’ve heard the term, now be inspired by the movement! Visit the Blaxit Global online! www.blaxitglobal.com. Support Blaxit Global by donating to our Patreon - www.patreon.com/blaxitglobal.

Blaxit Global Chrishan Wright

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 77 Ratings

Welcome to Blaxit Global, a bi-weekly podcast featuring inspiring conversations with trailblazing Black expats who out of fear or frustration, left their country of origin to live out their wildest dreams abroad. The podcast also chronicles the journey of host Chrishan Wright as she prepares to make her Blaxit from the United States. The show will delve into topics of Blackness, oppression, cultural transition, economic opportunity and other issues facing people of the African diaspora. Each episode is designed to demystify the planning and process of moving abroad by showcasing the triumphs and resiliency of Black expats. You’ve heard the term, now be inspired by the movement! Visit the Blaxit Global online! www.blaxitglobal.com. Support Blaxit Global by donating to our Patreon - www.patreon.com/blaxitglobal.

    Michael Ruth: The Great Reclamation

    Michael Ruth: The Great Reclamation

    Michael Ruth (he/him), is a global explorer, teacher, health coach, mindset mentor, and BIPOC-focused yoga studio owner. He's a 10-year Navy veteran and comes from a career background in the surgical field, where he specialized in orthopedics and neurospine as a surgical first assistant. His personal yoga practice is specialized in Ancient African and Egyptian methods of yoga that benefit physical health as well as holistic, mental, and spiritual health.

    In our conversation, Michael reflects on his decision to leave the U.S. and how it has opened up new pathways of self-discovery and personal healing.

    Follow Michael on Instagram: https://instagram.com/black_yogi_abroad
    Check out Michael's Yoga company  - www.sunpeopleyoga.com
    Connect with Michael on Facebook

    Mentioned in the Episode:
    The Body Keeps the Score
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    Do you want to change the world?Insight Out reveals transformational insights that can change your life and the world!Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Join aspiring Black expats, expats, and re-pats where you can build community, get resources and gain support along your journey abroad….You’re invited to join Blaxit Global Passport.  Join Blaxit Global Passport - https://blaxit-global-passport.mn.co/

    Looking for VPNs, banking, travel, and health insurance for your move abroad? Well have no fear, we've got you.  Get your Move Abroad Starter Kit today at www.blaxitglobal.com/resources.
    Support the show

    • 52 min
    Black in Portugal: Building Community Abroad

    Black in Portugal: Building Community Abroad

    Blaxit Global heads to Lisbon, Portugal for this special episode of the Blaxit Global Podcast...an in-person conversation with Black in Portugal. Black in Portugal is a Lisbon-based group dedicated to creating community through monthly Meetups, expat resources, and events.

    In this conversation you will hear from Heather Proctor, Director of Events; Kam Clemons, Community Growth Lead; Ashley Gyalavants, Event Manager; and, Anna Sanders, Social & Brand Manager, as we discuss what it's like being Black in Portugal and why community is so important.

    Join Black in Portugal on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/black2portugal
    Follow Black in Portugal on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/black.in.portugal
    The Enthusiasm ProjectDeep dives exploring the world of what it means to be an independent creator.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Do you want to change the world?Insight Out reveals transformational insights that can change your life and the world!Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Join aspiring Black expats, expats, and re-pats where you can build community, get resources and gain support along your journey abroad….You’re invited to join Blaxit Global Passport.  Join Blaxit Global Passport - https://blaxit-global-passport.mn.co/

    Looking for VPNs, banking, travel, and health insurance for your move abroad? Well have no fear, we've got you.  Get your Move Abroad Starter Kit today at www.blaxitglobal.com/resources.
    Support the show

    • 49 min
    Sharita Jennings: Nomad Lawyering in Medellin

    Sharita Jennings: Nomad Lawyering in Medellin

    Sharita Jennings has been a digital nomad since 2018, after leaving her traditional legal career in Washington, DC behind. There was no one defining moment that led her to move abroad, just a constant desire to shake things up in her life and travel the world slowly.

    Sharita's original plan was to stay abroad for 6 months...fast forward almost 4 years later Sharita has lived in 5 countries and 8 cities mostly in Latin America and Europe. Hear her thoughts on scouting trips, dating abroad, becoming a travel content creator, and an unexpected return to the legal profession.

    Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
    Follow Sharita on TikTok
    Follow Sharita on Instagram
    Sign Up for Sharita's Newsletter
    Read Sharita Jennings, Marquita Harris & Chrishan Wright's InStyle Magazine feature
    Ambition Studio




    The Enthusiasm ProjectDeep dives exploring the world of what it means to be an independent creator.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Do you want to change the world?Insight Out reveals transformational insights that can change your life and the world!Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Join aspiring Black expats, expats, and re-pats where you can build community, get resources and gain support along your journey abroad….You’re invited to join Blaxit Global Passport.  Join Blaxit Global Passport - https://blaxit-global-passport.mn.co/

    Looking for VPNs, banking, travel, and health insurance for your move abroad? Well have no fear, we've got you.  Get your Move Abroad Starter Kit today at www.blaxitglobal.com/resources.
    Support the show

    • 42 min
    Adalia Aborisade: Money Moves in Mexico City

    Adalia Aborisade: Money Moves in Mexico City

    Adalia Aborisade is a veteran educator, world traveler, and coach. After reaching financial independence on a teacher’s salary, she packed up her then 15-year-old daughter, canine sidekick, and sewing machine for a move to Honduras and has never looked back. Adalia now calls Mexico City home. 

    In our conversation, Adalia discusses her decision to move abroad, life in Mexico City, financial independence, and staying connected to her grandchildren. 

    Grab Adalia's Move Abroad Checklist: http://bit.ly/Move-Abroad
    Subscribe to Picky Girl Travels the World on YouTube
    Listen to Picky Girl Travels Podcast
    Learn more about Adalia's Get Started Investing! Challenge & Financial Confidence Boot Camp at PickyGirlTravelstheWorld.com
    The Enthusiasm ProjectDeep dives exploring the world of what it means to be an independent creator.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Do you want to change the world?Insight Out reveals transformational insights that can change your life and the world!Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Join aspiring Black expats, expats, and re-pats where you can build community, get resources and gain support along your journey abroad….You’re invited to join Blaxit Global Passport.  Join Blaxit Global Passport - https://blaxit-global-passport.mn.co/

    Looking for VPNs, banking, travel, and health insurance for your move abroad? Well have no fear, we've got you.  Get your Move Abroad Starter Kit today at www.blaxitglobal.com/resources.
    Support the show

    • 44 min
    Bonus Mini Episode: The Power to Choose

    Bonus Mini Episode: The Power to Choose

    In this bonus mini-episode of the Blaxit Global podcast, we hear from several of our guests on the power of choice.  

    Guests featured: Deirdre Amola, TaNesha Barnes, Christine Job, Shar Wynter, Michelle Wedderburn


    Join aspiring Black expats, expats, and re-pats where you can build community, get resources and gain support along your journey abroad….You’re invited to join Blaxit Global Passport.  Join Blaxit Global Passport - https://blaxit-global-passport.mn.co/

    Looking for VPNs, banking, travel, and health insurance for your move abroad? Well have no fear, we've got you.  Get your Move Abroad Starter Kit today at www.blaxitglobal.com/resources.
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/blaxitglobal)

    • 5 min
    Season 3 Finale: Changes

    Season 3 Finale: Changes

    Recap of my scouting trip to Costa Rica, information on Blaxit Global Passport, invitation to our Vision Board Party on YouTube,  and Season 4 announcement.

    Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
    Join Blaxit Global Passport: https://bit.ly/3zLcd1h
    Blaxit Global YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/blaxitglobal
    Xpat App: https://www.xpatinc.com/xpat-app
    What to do on your Scouting Trip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDuo0Hrl3Qg&t=2889s
    Exodus Homecoming: https://bit.ly/3h9OvV9
    Libryia Jones Remote Ready Bundle: https://libryiajones.podia.com/remote-ready-bundle
    Travel Health Insurance: What You Need to Know Before You Go: https://youtu.be/s7YrN10x7I4


    The Enthusiasm ProjectDeep dives exploring the world of what it means to be an independent creator.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Do you want to change the world?Insight Out reveals transformational insights that can change your life and the world!Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Women in Tech Podcast, "If She Can Do it, So Can I"Inspiring women in tech share their stories on how they got to where they are today.Listen on: Apple Podcasts   Spotify
    Join aspiring Black expats, expats, and re-pats where you can build community, get resources and gain support along your journey abroad….You’re invited to join Blaxit Global Passport.  Join Blaxit Global Passport - https://blaxit-global-passport.mn.co/

    Looking for VPNs, banking, travel, and health insurance for your move abroad? Well have no fear, we've got you.  Get your Move Abroad Starter Kit today at www.blaxitglobal.com/resources.
    Support the show

    • 54 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
77 Ratings

77 Ratings

Navarro2010 ,

Thank You!

I found you via @black_yogi_abroad... I just listened to his fantastic interview. I was so moved and inspired by his story and insights. Thank you for sharing!

Peaceful_Warrior_Walks ,

Thumbs Way Up

Loved the episode #38 with Michael Ruth! I could listen to it again. He was spot on!

Jenae0916 ,

So informative!

I love this podcast I binged the whole thing! It’s really informative and helpful when it comes to planning my own Blaxit! I’m so happy there is a new season out now!

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