International living/working Archive

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moving to another country

What Kind of Expat Would You Be?

The word “expatriate” or the shorter “expat” can mean a lot of different things depending on who it is applied to. Whenever I go to the Travel Bloggers Exchange Conference in Europe or Asia I meet loads of people who are
Gocta Waterfall Amazonas Peru

The 10 Most Popular Cheap Travel Articles and Living Abroad Posts

The sidebar of this Cheapest Destinations Blog always shows the most popular posts over the past 90 days, but of course, if you’re reading this on mobile you probably don’t see it. On a one-column stream, everything gets shifted to the
cheapest places to live 2020

The Cheapest Places to Live in the World – 2020

Every year I publish a report on the cheapest places to live in the world, with a wrap-up on where you can find the lowest living expenses for expats. I am the author of A Better Life for Half the Price,
living in Mexico

Useful Mexico Travel Websites

Search for Mexico travel ideas on the Internet and you’ll feel like you are drinking from a fire hose. Some 40 million people visit the country in a year and half them seemed to have posted advice on social media or
Guanajuato City

Why I Like Living Abroad

Over the past 25 years, I’ve had the great experience of living abroad in three different countries. The people, the food, the sounds, and the smells changed a lot. The questions from the people I knew back home did not. So…why