Expat Guide to Living Abroad
Whether you're already living abroad or preparing to move overseas, our Expat Guide to Living Overseas can help guide you. For answers to specific questions, use our Country Forums to talk with other expats and retirees already living abroad.
Expats Talk About The Biggest Challenges They Face Living in Latin America
Expats talk about some of the biggest challenges they've faced living in Latin America. Whether you're moving to Panama City or Punta del Este, this article is a must read to help you prepare (hint: you'll be much happier if you learn the language) and adjust your expectations (realities: the roads are rough, the pace of life is slower and bureaucracy is unavoidable). Despite all of the challenges, the list of what expats like about life in Latin America far exceeds the challenges.
Cost of Living: Costa Rica vs. Panama
People considering a move to Central America often narrow down their list to Panama and Costa Rica. Expats talk about the cost of living in Panama and Costa Rica - housing costs, gas, car, electric, internet, groceries, budgets for various lifestyles and more.
Healthcare in the Czech Republic
Important information about healthcare in Czech Republic, including health insurance requirements, quality of healthcare and more.
Expats Talk About The Biggest Challenges They Face Living in Europe
Living in Europe can be a dream realized for many expats, but that doesn't mean that adjusting to life there comes without its challenges. Expats share some of the biggest challenges they've faced from learning the language, making friends and dealing with the bureaucracy are some of the most common.
10 Expats Share Tips for Moving to Costa Rica
Expats in Costa Rica answer the question: If a friend of yours was thinking of moving here, what other advice would you give them. One expat summed it up perfectly when he said not to let your desire to live in paradise get in the way of thinking about the logistics. Here's what other expats had to say.
How are People around the World Handling the Pandemic?
Expats talk about how people in their countries are handling the pandemic. In some places, it hardly seems like people know that there is a pandemic, while people in most other countries are complying with the stay-at-home orders.
Expat Entertainment: Travel Movies
If you're looking for a short list of travel related films to fill the need for some escapism, look no further! Here's an international list of gems that will leave you thirsting for more.
Are Expats Running Out of Supplies?
We surveyed expats and asked if they are running low on supplies abroad. The responses are varied and seem closely tied to the progression of the pandemic in each country.
Healthcare in the Netherlands
9 important things for expats to know about healthcare in the Netherlands. Include information about health insurance requirements for residency, prescription medications, emergency medical care, ambulance service and more.