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Boozy, Chocolate, and Made by Monks. It Must Be Good

Boozy, Chocolate, and Made by Monks. It Must Be Good

A rich burgundy color, it is sweet, but not too syrupy, and generates a warm glow as it makes its way down into the belly. This is Ginja, a Portuguese liqueur believed to cure anything from tonsilitis to the blues. The full name is Ginginha, but it is generally called Ginja, and the best way to sample it is at a Ginja bar in Lisbon.

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Best Places to Live in Costa Rica: Five Top Expat Havens

Best Places to Live in Costa Rica: Five Top Expat Havens

Top 10 Things To Do in Belize

Top 10 Things To Do in Belize

10 Things to do in Costa Rica

10 Things to do in Costa Rica

Is It Safe to Travel in Mexico?

Is It Safe to Travel in Mexico?

3 Places Where Beach Property is Cheap

3 Places Where Beach Property is Cheap

Ask the Experts

Do I Still Have to File Tax Returns as an Expat?

Do I Still Have to File Tax Returns as an Expat?

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October 27, 2021

I expected a lot of new experiences in my life when I moved from the U.S. to Mexico in 2018. I looked forward to meeting new people, discovering a new culture, and learning a new language. As a former Internal Revenue Service (IRS) attorney, however, one thing I didn’t anticipate was the number of U.S. expats I would meet who neglected to file their U.S. tax return.

Planning a Retirement Scouting Trip

Planning a Retirement Scouting Trip

Always wanted to live in a foreign country but not sure how to go about it? A lot of our correspondents and contributors went on retirement scouting trips before making the big move overseas. It takes time to learn which country, and even what town or city within that country, is your best fit. Below they share their experiences and what valuable lessons they learned: