Based on the idea that Croatia could make a good part-time retirement destination, I’ve singled out four coastal cities that would make ideal hubs for exploring Europe: Dubrovnik, Split, Zadar, and Pula. Here, you can take advantage of well-developed transportation networks and urban amenities such as hospitals and shops...
Narrow, cobblestone streets lined by centuries-old homes with brightly colored façades; quaint plazas and leafy parks alongside soaring churches and cathedrals…It’s these flourishes that have long attracted people to Latin America’s colonial towns and cities.
Here’s a question for you to mull over: Is it possible to travel the world and save money? With a monthly rental budget of $600, Jon Sumple and his wife, Karen, discovered they could spend a year abroad for the same amount they spent in Seattle in two months.
While it’s not a great idea to rent sight unseen, I’m grateful for the experience and what it taught me about the difference between my romantic notions of France and the realities of actually living here. Daily life abroad, like anywhere, has its challenges, but I came to France seeking something different. I found it and, quite honestly, I’ve never been happier.
I get a lot of questions about rentals in Belize—how to find them, what are the going rates, what neighborhoods should I look in, etc. Here’s a guide to my favorite groups for finding rentals in each area of Belize and a taste of what’s currently on offer…
The list of enticing places to move in France seems never-ending. How to make sense of it all? Which area will you be best suited to, and when and where can you start looking for real estate? Here are a few tips to help you get started on making the move to la belle France.
Greece is known for its stunning islands, and with six island groupings spanning three seas, you’re sure to find something that suits your taste. But with over 100 inhabited options, most of the attention goes to a few high-profile islands. You’ve heard of Santorini, Crete, and Corfu, but have you heard of Thirassia, Gavdos, and Othoni?
The first things you notice about Bosnia are (a) how incredibly friendly the people are, (b) how much cheaper it is than already-cheap Croatia, (c) how hard the Bosnians are working to encourage sustainable tourism and, (d) how yummy all the food is.
Many people have an outdated perspective of life in Colombia. The dark days of Pablo Escobar and the drug cartels that are still portrayed in the Netflix series Narcos, are long gone. However, the question of safety in Colombia remains constant. So, from someone who has lived in the country since 2012, let's get right into it and I will address the most burning issues.
While Germany is a great place to visit, it’s also a lovely place to call home. Here, IL contributor Erik S. Meyers shares his top 5 recommendations for your next trip to Germany, including Dresden, Rügen Island, and Lake Constance.