Many lost their jobs due to the pandemic, others took it as an impetus for change. They often praise that they are popular places without tourists or that their lives have taken a different pace. They also usually claim that the countries where they now reside cope better than the Czechia. However, they have one thing in common – they lack family and acquaintances. Aktuálně.cz brings a view of the year of the pandemic through the eyes of three dozen Czechs living in different parts of the world.