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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
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What to Do When It’s Time to Trade Travel for a Home Base

This post brought to you by CORT. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Cheapest Destinations Blog. It’s great fun to be a nomad and travel around the world non-stop, but eventually nearly everyone starts yearning for a home
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It’s a Little Easier to Live in India Legally Now

I wrote in A Better Life for Half the Price that the cost of living in most parts of India was one of the cheapest in the world, but that staying there long-term was really difficult because of their visa policy.
Border crossing

Time to Revisit the Onward Ticket Requirement

In the past when readers have asked about the official requirement to have an onward ticket when landing in a new country, I’ve blown it off and scoffed. In 22 years of travel, I’ve been asked for proof of this exactly
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How to Plan the Perfect One-year Round-the-World Trip

Ever since I took my first trip around the world more than two decades ago, I’ve watched the choices and access to information mushroom. As we’ve all learned in a lot of areas though, more choices and more information do not