Tagged by: expat stories

Expat Stories: Owning a Rental Home in Roatan

Date Posted: October 12, 2016
Posted in: Expat Life

owning a rental home in Roatan

My very first article for International Living magazine covered a Canadian snowbird couple who rented out the other half of their duplex year-round. Spoiler alert: we rented from them! Owning a rental home in Roatan can be a fantastic way to being living your island dream before you fully retire.

My very first article for International Living magazine covered a Canadian snowbird couple who rented out the other half...

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Expat Stories: Earn an Income Having Fun

Date Posted: October 5, 2016
Posted in: Expat Life

Earn an income having fun as an expat

I posted an article with International Living back when I was managing Ocean Connections Water Sports. While my life has changed quite a bit since then, the idea holds true years later: it’s possible to earn an income having fun! In this edition of Expat Stories, I’m telling a bit more of my own.

I posted an article with International Living back when I was managing Ocean Connections Water Sports. While my life has...

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Expat Stories: Roatan Snowbirds

Date Posted: November 5, 2015
Posted in: Expat Life

Roatan snowbirds

Here’s a win-win scenario for many of you living in northern climes: become a snowbird to enjoy the best weather in different places, avoiding the worst. Take a hint from Roatan snowbirds Bill and Ann Addison.

Here's a win-win scenario for many of you living in northern climes: become a snowbird to enjoy the best weather in diff...

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Expat Stories: Buying a Beachfront Resort

Date Posted: November 2, 2015
Posted in: Expat Life

Blue Bahia Roatan Resort

Expats choose their new homes based on a variety of factors. Those in Roatan say they love the laidback lifestyle, the stunning tropical scenery, and – of course – the weather. Fleeing winter up north is a common refrain for expats on this Caribbean island, including today’s highlighted expat.

Expats choose their new homes based on a variety of factors. Those in Roatan say they love the laidback lifestyle, the s...

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Expat Stories: Sailing Through Retirement

Date Posted: October 29, 2015
Posted in: Expat Life

retirement plans

There are expat stories…and then there is this story.

Today, I want to share a story about an incredible couple. This couple is inspiring, adorable, and they’ve done retirement right.

Some people retire to Florida, some retire to Roatan, and some stay home to finally enjoy their freedom and free time.

There are expat stories...and then there is this story. Today, I want to share a story about an incredible couple. This...

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Expat Stories: Roatan Beach Bar Owner

Date Posted: October 27, 2015
Posted in: Expat Life

Roatan beach bar

Roatan is filled with dreams come true…expats who have left home to try something new to make their lives better. We’ve already told Brian and Kirsty’s story raising their awesome daughter, Spencer, to make her life the best it can be. I’ll be adding many more expat stories to share more personal experiences beyond my own.

Roatan is filled with dreams come true...expats who have left home to try something new to make their lives better. We'v...

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International Living Roatan Information

Date Posted: September 22, 2015
Posted in: Freelance Writing

International Living Roatan Correspondent

I’ve been covering LOTS of great businesses and lifestyles for expats in Roatan lately, so if you’re not an International Living subscriber, you’re missing out! You can always head to their basic information pages to learn more about Honduras in general, and Roatan specifically. Additionally, on my author page you’ll find some articles that are open to the public, though some in that list are password protected.

I've been covering LOTS of great businesses and lifestyles for expats in Roatan lately, so if you're not an Internationa...

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A Day in the Life of the Irish-Colombian on Roatan

Date Posted: July 2, 2015
Posted in: All About Roatan, Expat Life, Personal

Amanda Walkins and Jonathan Clarkin scuba diving in Roatan

In keeping with my new theme of Daily Life guest posts while I’m off-island, I think it’s about time you hear more from my Irish-Colombian in his own words. I couldn’t convince him to sit down and write it out, but I did take notes during our Skype conversation. So for this week, get ready for a day in the life of the Irish-Colombian on Roatan!

In keeping with my new theme of Daily Life guest posts while I'm off-island, I think it's about time you hear more from...

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