There’s Never Been a Better Time to Profit

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Profit

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April 15, 2020

They say it’s always windy in Cabo over Semana Santa (Holy Week). And boy is that true… From my terrace, the Pacific was a patchwork of white-capped waves. I sat watching for hours. No man-made noise…just the howling wind and roaring ocean. Yesterday morning, the wind stopped. The ocean was a flat mirror of dark Read more...: There’s Never Been a Better Time to Profit

20,000 Chinese Tourists and a Missing President…

20,000 Chinese Tourists and a Missing President…

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April 11, 2020

This week, we’ve been traveling—in the loosest sense of the word—to some of your favorite destinations around the world. We explored the hottest opportunities in Portugal…visited Costa Rica’s most exciting new tourist destination…and trekked through Italy’s historic towns and cities, where we may soon see some insanely good crisis deals. To be privy to the Read more...: 20,000 Chinese Tourists and a Missing President…

This Country Tops Your Travel Wish List…and Mine Too

This Country Tops Your Travel Wish List…and Mine Too

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April 8, 2020

Right now, travel is off the table. But that doesn’t mean we can’t plan ahead… Yesterday, I shared just a small selection of the destinations your fellow readers are planning to visit once the dust settles and planes are in the sky again. There were some great picks in there. From San Miguel de Allende Read more...: This Country Tops Your Travel Wish List…and Mine Too

Here’s Where Everyone is Going (When Planes Fly Again)

Here’s Where Everyone is Going (When Planes Fly Again)

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April 7, 2020

I asked…and boy did you guys answer! On Saturday, I put one simple question to you: Where do you plan to visit when travel is back on the table? And for the rest of the weekend, I was flooded with your responses. It turns out you haven’t been sitting on your hands. Like me, you’ve Read more...: Here’s Where Everyone is Going (When Planes Fly Again)

The Big Squeeze Driving Profit in Panama

The Big Squeeze Driving Profit in Panama

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April 3, 2020

I got in on Panama’s real estate market in 2004. I invested in a little one-bedroom pre-construction condo in a prime city location. At the time, Panama was setting off on its first wave of transformation. A change of city zoning had triggered a flurry of construction in prime, central neighborhoods. These were desirable and Read more...: The Big Squeeze Driving Profit in Panama

You Can’t Get Closer to a Beach Than This…

You Can’t Get Closer to a Beach Than This…

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April 2, 2020

The white sand shimmers in the sun like a million tiny crystals. Palm trees fluttered in the warm Pacific breeze. I watched as pelicans drifted low over the water and breaking waves flashed sprays of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and violet. Less than a few weeks ago, I stood with my toes in the sand on Playa Caracol...