From the Archives of Daily Postcard

In Photos: Choose Your Lifestyle in These 3 Costa Rican Towns

In Photos: Choose Your Lifestyle in These 3 Costa Rican Towns

Although only the size of West Virginia, Costa Rica offers you a lot of choice when it comes to places to live in terms of landscape, climate, amenities, and lifestyle. Quiet countryside with your own little homestead carved out of the jungle. A bustling beach town with a party every night....

The Pleasures of Getting Lost in Montmartre, Paris

The Pleasures of Getting Lost in Montmartre, Paris

There I was, sipping a lovely white wine from grapes grown within 100 yards of where I stood at a community wine festival. You might think I’d gone off the beaten track to some remote corner of France where timeless traditions still hold sway... but I was in fact, right bang in the middle of one of Paris’ popular tourist areas—the bohemian quarter of Montmartre.

New World to Old World: Why We Moved From Cuenca to Porto

New World to Old World: Why We Moved From Cuenca to Porto

Barbara Wolfe and her husband Bill actually began their expat life in Cuenca, Ecuador. But after four happy years there, the intrepid Minnesota couple moved to Porto, Portugal’s second city, joining the ranks of expats who are “serial relocators:” those who live in turn in more than one overseas location.