Sarai Balmaceda is a 22-year-old girl who decided to emigrate to a North American country in search of a better quality of life. She is originally from Nicaragua and when she lived in her country she did the activities typical of a woman her age: going to the gym, studying, and going out with friends. When He Arrived in the United States Where Everything Changed She is dedicated to cleaning hotel rooms., In his TikTok account, he showcases some of his experiences, where the experiences gained during his stay in this country are particularly different.
Almost every day, Sarai appears on his profile on the video platform @sarbs_1. there, Shows everything related to your workboth negative and positive. Thanks to these combinations, he managed to accumulate a virtual community of 19,000 followers, who generate thousands of views on each of his videos. For all those interested in knowing what it’s like to live there, he gives his perspective in several clips. These are the points that came up.
According to his testimony, the difficulties that the content creator had to go through was the language: “When you used to be silent in your country and now you only know how to say ‘thank you’, ‘bye’, ‘yes’ because you have no idea what they say”, read the description the young woman used to depict a recording. In images he appeared with a sad face because he was unable to develop this ability.
Sarai told in another video that cleaning the rooms is not easy at all., On some occasions, they must clean guest rooms, leaving them almost intact. While in others you have to deal with the messes of people who leave things everywhere. “What are they coming to do (at a hotel)? By God, I can’t believe it,” he was heard saying in the background of a clip showing the mess in a room.
for Nicaraguan The definition of the American dream that has been shaped by these experiences is different from the collective imagination., Although the idea that living in the United States is a great impulse to change one’s quality of life, TikToker admits that there is actually a background: “The American dream exists. Because ever since I came to this country, I sleep during the day, i sleep at night i stay at work and i go home sometimes”, he joked in a recording.
Balmeseda clarified that each migrant has his own experience, While for some it was the best decision to leave everything behind in their countries, for others it is a great sacrifice that is felt every day. In her case, at the age of 22, she misses her country dearly and goes out every day to clean hotels with the hope of being able to see her loved ones again.
After all, in what she has shown through her digital platform, some Latinos have expressed themselves in the content creator’s comments on the same situation. With their responses, they try to let her know that she is not alone and they share some of their experiences: “Don’t worry, there are many of us like that, but always with one goal, to move forward. ,” a person left him.