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Moving Overseas With Pets

Moving Overseas With Pets

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August 16, 2019

Pets are a big concern for many potential expats. While the financial and personal advantages of retiring abroad are obvious, it’s not so obvious how to fit four-legged family members into the mix. The mechanics and paperwork for getting Fido or Fluffy from your old home to your new overseas location aren’t overwhelming, but they differ from country to country…and even from season to season.

Low Costs and Outdoor Living: Falling in Love with Medellín

Low Costs and Outdoor Living: Falling in Love with Medellín

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August 10, 2019

On a post-retirement trip through South America, decisions can sometimes come easily. “I took a bus to Medellín on Christmas Eve 2012, didn’t know anybody, didn’t speak very good Spanish either. I had a hotel room in Poblado for one night and I didn’t know a soul,”

A New Life and Job Teaching Yoga in Nosara, Costa Rica

A New Life and Job Teaching Yoga in Nosara, Costa Rica

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August 7, 2019

Costa Rica's affordable cost of living, scenic beaches with an abundance of surf, and lush natural landscapes are what initially drew me to this tropical paradise. The friendly nature of the locals, lots of of fresh fruit and vegetables, and relaxed lifestyle are what's keeping me here indefinitely.