Panama: A Modern Rising Star With Unique Latin Flair

Though Panama has much in common with its Latin American neighbors, its culture and history make it very different indeed. What do potential expats need to know and why do they continue to choose Panama? In this talk  IL Panama Editor Jessica Ramesch answers these questions and more to give you a better understanding of Read more...: Panama: A Modern Rising Star With Unique Latin Flair

IL’s Morning Recess #1 – The Changing Face of Retirement

On IL’s Morning Recess, Dan will have a cup of coffee or three while looking at the lighter side of expat life. He'll touch base with friends and correspondents from around the world, share highlights from International Living’s country Facebook pages, take note of current events impacting lifestyle and travel, and let you know how things look from his perspective.

New Economy Reshaping How Retirees (and others) Earn

The coronavirus pandemic is reshaping the way people earn—and is likely to have lasting structural effects not only on the way businesses function, but on the way people retire, as well. Earning remotely—already a good option for retirees eager to shore up their nest eggs—is likely to become the norm, ushering in a sea change in...

When is the best time to visit Costa Rica?

When is the best time to visit Costa Rica? It’s always the best time. Seriously. Depending on what you’re seeking and where you’re from, it affects your thinking on this subject. For example, almost all North Americans think to come to the beaches of Costa Rica during the dry season. But Europeans favor the mountains during rainy and dry seasons.