“Is there any security measures expats should take when living overseas?”

“Is there any security measures expats should take when living overseas?” I’ve always loved the idea of moving overseas but personal security has always been an issue for me since I was held at gun point when I was a younger man. What are the safest destinations to retire for an older expat and what Read more...: “Is there any security measures expats should take when living overseas?”

What country would be best for an english speaking 50 something year old African American woman to live better in?

I am interested in relocating to a different country. i have lived in United States my entire life, yet my heart has never really been here. Being an African american i love my African culture yet i’m also native american. What country would be best for an English speaking 50 something year old African American Read more...: What country would be best for an english speaking 50 something year old African American woman to live better in?

“Help finding long term housing on the West Coast of Nicaragua?”

I am looking for long term housing on the West Coast of Nicaragua, possibly San Juan del Sur but open to other locations. However, searching RE websites seems to only provide vacation rentals, i.e., daily, weekly, monthly at very high rates. I would like to retire there and have a budget of $1500 – $2000 Read more...: “Help finding long term housing on the West Coast of Nicaragua?”

“Which country would you recommend for a golf loving retiree?”

Hi, I am always surprized that there is never any mention of the game of golf. Many retired people love this wonderful, social, healthy game yet I never see it discussed. Which South American country would you recommend for the ‘golf nut’??? Larry Jason Holland – Roving Latin America Correspondent On Mexico’s Riviera Maya you Read more...: “Which country would you recommend for a golf loving retiree?”

“Is Medellin my only option in Colombia or is there smaller towns that would still have reasonable levels of healthcare available?”

I am very interested in living in Colombia but I would like to get away from big city living. Is Medellin my only option in Colombia or is there smaller towns that would still have reasonable levels of healthcare available? Thanks, Pat Nancy Kiernan – Colombia Correspondent Dear Pat, I am so excited to hear Read more...: “Is Medellin my only option in Colombia or is there smaller towns that would still have reasonable levels of healthcare available?”

“Where can I rent on a beach in South East Asia for $300 a month?”

Hi IL, My question to your experts is Where can I rent on a beach in South East Asia for $300 a month? Is this possible and would it be a nice place? Thanks for your help, Bill Wendy Justice – Vietnam Correspondent Hi Bill, You could easily find a modest serviced apartment within easy Read more...: “Where can I rent on a beach in South East Asia for $300 a month?”

“Which is it like to live in the Highlands of Panama compared to Panama City?”

Hi, Having read your magazine, we have decided to visit Panama for a few months before hopefully retiring there. Should be retire in one of the highland towns that you talk about or Panama City itself? We would just like a better idea of what it is like to live there. Which is it like Read more...: “Which is it like to live in the Highlands of Panama compared to Panama City?”

“How much money do we need per month to live well in Mexico?”

Hey IL, We are hoping to move to Mexico in the coming months. We would like to know more about the cost of living and general living expenses in the towns/areas that your experts cover? How much money do we need per month to live well in Mexico? Thanks Donna Glynna Prentice – Mexico Correspondent Read more...: “How much money do we need per month to live well in Mexico?”

“Information on the level of healthcare available in different towns/areas in Costa Rica?”

Hello International Living Experts, I would just like some information on healthcare in Costa Rica in specific towns or areas. I am not sure where I am going to retire there yet but the level of healthcare available will be a factor for me. I am in my mid 60’s and in reasonable health but Read more...: “Information on the level of healthcare available in different towns/areas in Costa Rica?”