Tagged by: retire overseas

Becoming an Expat is an Art Form

Date Posted: June 26, 2017
Posted in: Expat Life

Moving overseas is a unique experience for every expat. While there are certain aspects that remain constant – the red tape, the loneliness, the financial questions – the daily details can be interpreted differently by each individual. That’s why becoming an expat is an art form. Your personal preferences and style may vary greatly from the next expat’s, but there is no right or wrong way to interpret and create your new life.

Moving overseas is a unique experience for every expat. While there are certain aspects that remain constant - the red t...

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Learning a New Expat Home

Date Posted: June 16, 2017
Posted in: Expat Life

Tips for learning about your new expat home after arrival.

Moving to a new country has to be one of the most exhilarating experiences! Learning a new expat home will help you to adjust to this new environment, to delve deeper and to truly appreciate the full experience of being an expat.

Moving to a new country has to be one of the most exhilarating experiences! Learning a new expat home will help you to a...

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How Does Housesitting Work?

Date Posted: May 5, 2017
Posted in: Housesitting

housesitting tips and insights

I’ve been talking about it, my friends have been talking about it, it’s all over the internet. What’s all this rage about housesitting, anyway? If you’re just hearing about it, this might blow your mind. If you’re unsure what it all means and why people do it, don’t worry, I’ve got you covered. Let’s go through the whole concept to answer this ever-popular question: How does housesitting work?

I've been talking about it, my friends have been talking about it, it's all over the internet. What's all this rage abou...

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Housesitting in Southern France

Date Posted: January 18, 2017
Posted in: Housesitting, Travel Tales

TrustedHousesitters in France

Southern France…it just sings of romance and beauty. Rolling hills covered with small vineyards, private yachts and fabulous beaches hugging the Mediterranean coast, tiny villages with traditional stone architecture and colorful wooden shutters on every window. Southern France is dreamy even in reality. And that’s why I leapt at the opportunity for housesitting in Southern France last month.

Southern France...it just sings of romance and beauty. Rolling hills covered with small vineyards, private yachts and fa...

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The Expat Life…Moving On Again

Date Posted: January 3, 2017
Posted in: Expat Life, Housesitting

Serial expat moving again

Another year, another adventure! We’re heading to a new destination this month because of a fantastic opportunity. As is common in the expat life, we’re moving somewhere new because we have itchy feet and we also see a new location as a fun new challenge.

Another year, another adventure! We're heading to a new destination this month because of a fantastic opportunity. As is...

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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: 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: 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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