The Panama Canal Railway: A Fascinating Journey From Panama City to Colon

The Panama Canal Railway: A Fascinating Journey From Panama City to Colon

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October 28, 2019

Casco Viejo.  Panama Canal.  Volcan Baru.  So many popular attractions throughout Panama that are enjoyed by tourists and residents alike. However, there is one more fascinating experience which is less touted but no less exciting...

10 Foods to Try in Bali

10 Foods to Try in Bali

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October 25, 2019

Eating local food in Bali is inexpensive. For a truly local experience choose a warung, which is a basic restaurant serving traditional foods and mixture of basic western meals. Or visit one of the many local food markets and you’ll be surprised how little your meal will cost...

Traveling Light: How to Travel for Months at a Time with One Small Bag

Traveling Light: How to Travel for Months at a Time with One Small Bag

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October 9, 2019

“When you travel light, your travel becomes more streamlined and flexible. You don’t wait for checked bags or contend with lost luggage. You don’t always need a taxi or other transportation to move your things. You can walk a kilometer or two with your bags,” explains Evelin...

5 Expat-friendly Balkan Nations Ideal for Roving Retirees

5 Expat-friendly Balkan Nations Ideal for Roving Retirees

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October 6, 2019

North Americans are Discovering Whole New Worlds in Ultra-Affordable Eastern Europe. These days, ‘retiring abroad’ is no longer simply about (a) picking a country, (b) buying a property, and (c) shifting your family and belongings overseas. With the current surge in foreign housesitting opportunities, online freelancing work...

How to Move Out of the U.S.

How to Move Out of the U.S.

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October 1, 2019

Many Americans have found a better quality of life…for less…by moving to any number of prime locations around the globe, from Latin America to Europe to Asia, and everywhere in between. There are no shortage of spots where a retired couple can live well on $2,000 a month. You’ll find good quality medical care...

Two Weeks in Ecuador: Touring Quito, Cuenca, and Salinas

Two Weeks in Ecuador: Touring Quito, Cuenca, and Salinas

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September 30, 2019

A lot has been written about Ecuador as a great retirement destination—and deservedly so. With mountains, beaches, and everything in between it is a land of an amazingly diverse range of comfortable climates and relaxed lifestyle opportunities. Perhaps overlooked in all of this is the fact that Ecuador is also a fantastic tourist destination...