Kuala Lumpur, or KL to the locals, is Malaysia’s largest city. It’s a fun place to explore and the more time you spend here, the more interesting places you’ll discover. This is where you’ll find the best shopping, the fanciest country clubs and the biggest markets. Museums, orchestras and concerts are on offer and the Read more...
London’s most popular attractions, Buckingham Palace, and the Tower of London are undoubtedly worth visiting, but if you are not the type of tourist who likes to follow the crowd, the British capital will keep you entertained
I have to stop pinching myself… I’m getting little black and blue spots all over my body. That’s maybe stretching it a bit, but waking up in Lagos, Portugal, is pretty amazing for numerous reasons.
The real Bali is to be found in its people, its glorious scenery, its traditional villages, the arts and crafts, the dance and the music, their architecture and of course, the food. In terms of its culture, I firmly believe Bali to be one of the richest and most beautiful places in the world.
The truth is that introverts can be bold and brave too. And the best news is that expats can live in Chiang Mai, Thailand, very happily even if they are leaning towards a more introverted lifestyle.
Six years ago, Robyn Vulinovich Sisarich, 73, traded brilliant sunrises on the Gold Coast for scintillating sunsets on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast, settling in the seaside town on Split, the country’s second-largest city.
Canggu is a relatively new expat haven in Bali compared to nearby hotspots like Seminyak and Kuta. But for a quiet lifestyle, with dramatic views and plenty of amenities, Canggu is a great place to consider for a cool retirement destination.
Apart from the inconvenience of moving heavy luggage around up and down stairs, in airports, taxis and public transport, luggage rates on budget airlines add up. So it’s not just your shoulders, arms and legs that will benefit from paring down your luggage, it’s cheaper and more practical to travel light.
There are so many choices of where to live when you are planning to retire that it can be a minefield of indecision. Having lived both in Spain’s capital, Barcelona, and a tiny village in the countryside about half an hour inland from Mataro, I can shed some light on what both options are like Read more...
Choosing an expat life is fraught with decisions. It is easy to get lost in the details so, to help you out, here’s some of my top tips for new expats.