Home / Tag Archives: move abroad

Tag Archives: move abroad

Why Move Abroad Instead of Florida?

why moved abroad instead of Florida

Why Move Abroad Instead of Florida? – that is the question. I find myself on a beautiful beach, in the hot sun, sitting under an umbrella and enjoying an adult beverage, all while reading a novel. When I get too hot, I take a quick dip in the ocean, then …

Read More »

Overall Country Comparison for Living Abroad

Country Comparison – Panama, Mexico, Costa Rica: Since we decided to add another country to our list of countries we’re exploring for early retirement, we thought we better update our overall country comparison for the places we’ve researched thus far. You may recall that a while ago, we created a scoring system for …

Read More »

Healthcare in Panama – Good or Bad?

healthcare in Panama

What is Healthcare in Panama Like? What if I get sick? What if I have an accident? What if I need hospitalization? Naturally these are all questions on our minds. Tim and I are not exactly old, but we’re not exactly young either. We’re somewhere in the middle. We are …

Read More »

Panama Visas and Residency

Panama Visas and Residency for Expats: We have begun our research on visas and residency in the countries we’re considering. Since we’ll be visiting Panama next month – in 4 weeks and 5 days to be exact – we were reviewing the visa and residency requirements first.  What we found …

Read More »

Traveling to Mexico on IBS Diet

Mexican Food and IBS

My Experience with visiting Mexico on IBS Diet   As I said in a previous post, this is an important topic for me. I have IBS. I am lactose and fructose intolerant (thank goodness there are tests for that now) and I also have to watch the amount of spices …

Read More »

Moving Checklist – things you must consider when moving abroad

moving checklist european vacation

Moving Abroad Checklist: Consider this story: I’m so excited! My oldest baby is getting married! We’re flying out tomorrow and I’m stressing about making everything perfect. My new dress is ready. Tim’s suit is dry-cleaned and Nick’s (my youngest) new outfit is bought.  All I have to do is iron …

Read More »