Leffel projects Archive

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“How do I find a job there?” is the wrong question

The question I get the most when talking about moving to another country to cut expenses in half is the one that shows how badly we’ve been programmed since childhood. It changes a bit from person to person in the exact wording, but it’s usually some variation of this: “How do I

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Your Ticket to Paradise, Take 2

Sorry everyone – the Paradise Pack is gone! Sold out, finished, kaput, toast. I’m only leaving part of this post up because it’s indexed in the search engines. This way there’s no error when someone lands here. Tune in around June 1 of 2017 to get in on the next one! ***

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Where Can You Live More Than 3 Months on a Tourist Visa?

As I was getting close to launching the book A Better Life for Half the Price, I wanted to get interested people on an e-mail list. So I started giving away a document with a rundown on all the places you could stay for four months or more after arrival, no border

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You’re Free to Leave the Asylum

An American passport can get you into 174 countries around the world. In many of those countries it’s possible to become a legal resident—or just keep renewing a tourist visa. There’s no rule saying you have to stay in the country of your birth year after year. Imagine you woke up after

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Unfaked Marriage in Tajikstan, Grave Locks in Argentina, and a Shocking Kiss on the Berlin Wall

It’s time for the latest issue of Perceptive Travel, featuring some of the best travel stories you’ll find online (or elsewhere). This time we head to rural Tajikstan, Buenos Aires, and the artsy side of Germany. As I mentioned in January, Perceptive Travel turned 10 recently. We posted the first issue on