The Three Best Things About Living in Greece (and the Two Worst)

The Three Best Things About Living in Greece (and the Two Worst)

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January 19, 2021

I moved from San Francisco, California to Athens, Greece in 2012, and before my move, I had spent less than 90 days in the country. I relocated alone without family roots or a job waiting for me, so my new life could have gone in a lot of different directions. Eight years later, I’m still here because I love the life Greece...

Explore Zadar: Croatia’s Coolest, Quirkiest Seaside City

Explore Zadar: Croatia’s Coolest, Quirkiest Seaside City

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January 18, 2021

While Split and Dubrovnik get most of the visitor attention along Croatia’s breathtaking Dalmatian Coast, there’s a place to the north that should not be missed either: Zadar. It’s a perfect size: not too big and not too small. It has much more of a ‘normal town feel’ (less tourist-focused) than more popular Croatian destinations...

Guatemala Beaches: In Search of Better Beaches on Guatemala’s Trio of Lakes

Guatemala Beaches: In Search of Better Beaches on Guatemala’s Trio of Lakes

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January 16, 2021

The beaches in the Central American country of Guatemala are not as well known for their beauty as those of its neighbors. Its Pacific coast is rugged, with a definite rustic charm, but lacks infrastructure. On the other side of the country, Guatemala’s small frontage on the Caribbean Sea is treasured as...

Which Golden Visa Is Right for You — Spain or Portugal?

Which Golden Visa Is Right for You — Spain or Portugal?

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January 10, 2021

Several European countries offer the option of obtaining legal residence through investment—often investment in real estate—in the country. These so-called “Golden Visa programs” aim at offering citizens of non-European Union countries a legal (and easy) way to gain residence and access to the EU. Here are the programs in two popular countries...