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Paying for Medical Care While Traveling or Living Abroad

But… what do you do about health insurance when you leave the country? What do you do when you have to go to the doctor when you’re traveling or living abroad? I get variations on these questions more than most others,
Guanajuato Mexpatriate view from a rooftop

Living the Mexpat Life

“So what’s it like living there in Mexico?” People in my country of birth ask me this a lot. Usually with a bit of trepidation in their voice, like I’m going to tell them five horrible things that happened to me
Indonesia travel bargain

9 Popular Travel Destinations That Will Be on Sale in 2019

Want to figure out where the international travel bargains will be this year? Want to go to one of the most popular travel destinations and still find a great deal? Well you’ve come to the right place. As the author of
Hotel in La Paz less than $40 a night

Latin American Capital Cities Where $40 or Less Gets a Double Hotel Room

In Latin American capital cities, how much does a couple have to spend to get a relatively nice hotel room? Where can two people get their own room with a private bathroom for $40 or less? From Mexico down through the
Cheap living abroad in the Czech Republic

The Cheapest Places to Live in the World – 2019

Every year on this long-running blog I do a post on the cheapest places to live in the world. There are seldom drastic changes in the cost of living from year to year in different countries, but political changes and exchange