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Fund Your Life Overseas

I Can Work From Anywhere…So I Chose Low-Cost Mexico

I Can Work From Anywhere…So I Chose Low-Cost Mexico

Each morning when I wake up in my three-bedroom home in Toluca, Mexico, I have to stop and pinch myself. Before I make my coffee, before I walk my dog around the neighborhood, before I go shopping for fresh produce for the day, I have to make sure I’m actually awake.

Affordable Living in Mexico’s Hot-Spot Destination

Affordable Living in Mexico’s Hot-Spot Destination

“No matter what the day, there are many beautiful beaches or cenotes (underground, fresh-water springs perfect for swimming) I can visit after a day of work. The weather is always warm and there is always something fun to do—more cenotes to discover or another snorkeling adventure to experience.

I’ve Explored Europe…Without Paying for Accommodation

I’ve Explored Europe…Without Paying for Accommodation

As our stay in the South of France draws to a close, my husband Bill and I are soaking up the spring sunshine and taking in the views of the rolling farmland, which seem to flow like waves on an ocean. We will miss our temporary home but there is another one awaiting us in <a class="more-link" href="https://internationalliving.com/ive-explored-europe-without-paying-for-accommodation-fyl/">Read more...<span class="screen-reader-text">: I’ve Explored Europe…Without Paying for Accommodation</span></a>

Locations Best For

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Upcoming Conferences

Fast Track Mexico: Lifestyle and Opportunity Conference 2018

Fast Track Mexico: Lifestyle and Opportunity Conference 2018

February 16th-18th 2018

Our Biggest and Best Look at Mexico Ever! Few places are as full of life, as colorful, magical, and as affordable…as Mexico—where you can enjoy a rich retirement on a low budget of $1,800 a month or less You’re Invited to join International Living for Our First-Ever Fast Track Mexico Conference Discover dozens of the Read more...: Fast Track Mexico: Lifestyle and Opportunity Conference 2018

India Travel Writing Expedition

India Travel Writing Expedition

February 23rd-March 5th 2018

Join Great Escape Publishing next year to travel to four of India’s most fascinating cities—Old Delhi, Jaipur, Amber, and Vrindavan—and visit the iconic Taj Mahal under the glow of the full moon. You’ll explore ancient forts and sacred temples… sample savory local delicacies… wander through bustling bazaars … and soak up India’s rich, spiritual heritage… Read more...: India Travel Writing Expedition

Opportunity Travel’s Uruguay & Argentina Expedition

Opportunity Travel’s Uruguay & Argentina Expedition

April 3rd-16th 2018

Join Us Next Spring for a 12-Day Adventure in South AmericaTangible Assets, Residency & A Grand LifestyleNext April 3-16, 2018 we’re extending our South America Expedition into Uruguay to give you the opportunity to learn what this country offers as an investment and relocation destination. We’ll start off in Punta del Este, known for its Read more...: Opportunity Travel’s Uruguay & Argentina Expedition

Your Own Home Overseas

We Found Paradise in Playa Del Carmen for $2,000 a Month

We Found Paradise in Playa Del Carmen for $2,000 a Month

A sense of adventure and the need for freedom and spontaneity runs in our family, but my in-laws keep beating us to it. While my husband, Russ, and I have been. While my husband, Russ, and I have been researching and scouting our overseas lifestyle options...

Cali: Colombia’s Undiscovered “City of Eternal Summer”

Cali: Colombia’s Undiscovered “City of Eternal Summer”

I’ve traveled to Cali, which is known as a “City of Eternal Summer” in Colombia, several times over the past seven years. With its low cost of living, a comfortable summer-like climate, undervalued real estate, many things to do nearby, and dependable infrastructure available...

“My Colorful Mexican ‘Hacienda’ Stole my Heart for $155,000”

“My Colorful Mexican ‘Hacienda’ Stole my Heart for $155,000”

Since her early 20s, Joan Whyte has enjoyed buying and renovating houses in her home city of Calgary, Canada, with the view to rent them out. With the rise of property prices in the city she soon realized she could retire in her early 50s, thanks to the good rents pulled in by her three properties.

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Ask the Experts

Schengen Visa: What Countries Are in the Zone?

Schengen Visa: What Countries Are in the Zone?

Ask the Experts
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December 11, 2017

Lots of Europhiles dream of taking six months or a year to explore Europe…traveling from country to country…staying put for a while (maybe even renting an apartment or villa for a month or two) and getting to know a region…then moving on to the next enticing destination…. It’s a lovely dream. But doing it—while possible—is Read more...: Schengen Visa: What Countries Are in the Zone?