Video: The Cost of Living in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Video: The Cost of Living in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

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November 24, 2011

San Miguel de Allende is one of Mexico's prettiest colonial towns and an expat favorite. But it doesn't have to be expensive. You can find properties there now starting at about $150,000, and enjoy San Miguel's vibrant atmosphere and many amenities. And your cost of living in San Miguel will be low, too.

Video: The Cost of Living in Lake Chapala, Mexico

Video: The Cost of Living in Lake Chapala, Mexico

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November 16, 2011

In this video, IL's Mexico editor Glynna Prentice talks about the cost of living in Lake Chapala, Mexico. Lake Chapala, located in central Mexico, is an affordable expat haven that is one of the easiest places to retire abroad, thanks to thousands of English-speaking expats and US-style amenities. It’s a part of the world where it’s easy to afford a cook, a maid, and a gardener.

Video of the Tumbaco Valley: Great Weather and a Low Cost of Living Just Outside Quito, Ecuador

Video of the Tumbaco Valley: Great Weather and a Low Cost of Living Just Outside Quito, Ecuador

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March 8, 2011

On their tour of the valleys outside Quito, Ecuador, IL editors Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher go to Tumbaco, where local schools and cultural groups are singing, dancing, and performing skits to celebrate Recycling Awareness Day.