Summary List Placement
Maria José Cubero had never set foot in Asia before she moved to Taiwan in 2016.
Her husband got a job at a Taiwanese airline after having trouble finding work in their home country of Costa Rica, and she and her six-year-old son followed him to the tiny East Asian island to start a new life.
“I came here with the lowest expectations,” Cubero, a journalist and marketing specialist, told Insider. “So living here surprised me very much.”
Cubero, 39, settled down in the northern city of Taoyuan with her husband and now two sons.
“One thing I like read more ⇒