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When we asked people living abroad what life is like in their areas and how people spend their time, they said...

"Life for expats and digital nomads in St Ives, is often described as peaceful and idyllic. The town is known for its beautiful beaches, charming streets, and vibrant art scene, providing a picturesque backdrop for those working remotely. The community is welcoming and friendly, making it easy for newcomers to feel at home. There are plenty of cafes and public spaces offering free Wi-Fi, making it convenient for digital nomads to work from almost anywhere. The town also has a range of accommodation options, from quaint cottages to modern apartments, catering to different budgets and lifestyle preferences. Despite its small size, St Ives has a lively social scene with numerous pubs, restaurants, and events throughout the year. The town is also home to several art galleries and museums, providing plenty of cultural experiences. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the town's proximity to nature, with opportunities for hiking, surfing, and bird watching. The public transportation system is reliable, making it easy to explore the surrounding areas. However, it's worth noting that the cost of living can be relatively high compared to other parts of the UK, particularly during the peak tourist season. Also, while the town is generally safe, it can get crowded during the summer months, which some may find overwhelming. Overall, St Ives offers a unique blend of natural beauty, cultural richness, and modern conveniences, making it an attractive destination for expats and digital nomads," wrote a member who made the move to St Ives, England.

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