Are There Low Cost Apartments Available for Rent in Boquete, Panama?

Are There Low Cost Apartments Available for Rent in Boquete, Panama?

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September 22, 2019

I’m a single, 72 year old woman living strictly on my Social Security income of $1,400.00 per month. I’m currently renting a Section 42 studio apartment for $443.00 per month. It’s a decent apartment that isn’t rundown but it’s decidedly very small and plain. Your literature indicates that one should be prepared to pay $650.00 Read more...: Are There Low Cost Apartments Available for Rent in Boquete, Panama?

Is Roatán Safe?

Is Roatán Safe?

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August 1, 2019

Having now lived outside the U.S. for nearly seven years, I am frequently asked by my friends back in the States if living outside the U.S. is safe. That prompts an internal chuckle that I find tough to stifle...

Do I Need Medical Evacuation Insurance When Moving Overseas?

Do I Need Medical Evacuation Insurance When Moving Overseas?

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May 23, 2019

I think it depends on what country in which you are living if medical evacuation insurance is necessary.  Some countries, like Colombia or France, have excellent medical facilities which are on par with North American quality and advances. In my opinion for most countries...

Is it Safe to Live in Argentina?

Is it Safe to Live in Argentina?

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May 10, 2019

In recent years, Argentina has established a reputation as an attractive destination for tourists and expats. As a vacation spot, it offers vibrant European-style cities, superb food, inviting Atlantic beaches, diverse wilderness, and a welcoming vibe. For retirees, it provides a relaxed, affordable lifestyle...

Is Ecuador Safe?

Is Ecuador Safe?

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April 26, 2019

Is Ecuador safe? This is a question we get a lot from International Living readers. We've asked our Ecuador correspondents Donna Stiteler (Cuenca) and Jim Santos (Salinas) to answer some of our readers' questions regarding safety in Ecuador. Here's what they said...