There’s no MLS – often no organized real estate market – in Central America, so how to do find a place to rent or buy?
Less than 2 weeks. That’s all it took for one of our dogs to disappear after moving to Panama. Here’s what happened after losing a dog in Las Tablas.
After 2 weeks, I was ecstatic after finding a rental house in Las Tablas, Panama. It’s fully furnished, and I can move right in.
A lot of blogs featured “things I feel thankful for” types of posts just before Thanksgiving, which was yesterday here in the US. I didn’t join them because, frankly, I haven’t been feeling I had much to be thankful for recently. However, spending Thanksgiving Day with my husband’s family, and a long phone conversation in […]
As you navigate the road toward expatriation, you’ll have lots of questions. It’s an exciting, energizing journey, but you’ll also find roadblocks, detours, big boulders in your way, and lots of obstacles. An expat coach can help you prepare for your move, and can help with your adjustment to life in a new country after […]
And Stay Healthy? I have some concerns about the food supply in my overseas location. How do I find out whether crops are grown with chemical pesticides or whether the cows are pumped full of antibiotics as they are in the US? I don’t want to assume anything. . . [ad#Google Adsense Double] If eating […]
Bali has become a more popular tourist destination since the book Eat, Pray, Love was released. Here’s why I love living there.
I was intrigued today to see a long list of responses to a question that International Living asked on their Facebook page. “What’s the first thing you would like to do when you arrive in the new country you plan to live in?” they asked. Some responses were totally practical. “Go to the rest room” […]
Lucky is the expat that has no lingering guilt associated with his or her decision to live abroad. But, I think, rare is that expat also.
On June 10, EFAM published an article titled America — the Grim Truth. And grim it was indeed! “Americans, I have some bad news for you,” the article starts. “You have the worst quality of life in the developed world – by a wide margin. “If you had any idea of how people really lived […]