Living in Japan comes with a hefty price tag and this scares foreign workers away, and visitors as well. This article discusses the costs of living in Japan, along with recommendations on what to look for when starting a life there.
As we look to the future in these uncertain times, our communities are changing. I have imagined what my local village in the Vale of Glamorgan would look like in the next 10 years, & whether it will be able to achieve to be a more sustainable, and more ethical way of living and being in the world.
A brief look into (a few) of my favorite things about everyday life here in the U.K.
Buenos Aires is a beautiful Argentine city which attracts expats from all around the world. Many of them just land here without any research and face problems later on. This article will help you make an informed decision about relocating to one of the most beautiful cities in South America.
Gated communities are an increasingly popular option for those people looking for a safe and secure place to live. The experience doesn't suit everyone, however. This article lists the 10 main downsides of living in a gated community.
Any country can be a challenge for expats to get used to, but living in Japan comes with its own set of unique cultural challenges, and problems can arise quickly. Rest assured, though, there are more resources at your fingertips than you think.
I found that my limited income goes much further in Puerto Vallarta.
The expensive costs of retirement in some recommended cities are far above the budget of most Baby Boomers retiring today. Some "Best Cities" lists turn out to be ads for rental properties.
Are you thinking of moving to Colorado? Colorado is a beautiful state, but there are challenges to be aware of before you make the big move. Written by somebody who lived there for many years.
You want to spend some time checking out possible retirement locations. Here are some techniques that are available to you.
The Villages—a growing retirement-oriented community in Florida—is very popular with many older folks. Depending on one's tastes, living in the development has certain advantages and disadvantages. This article includes a list of the pros and cons and well as FAQs and some background about the area.
Sun, sand, and the deep, blue sea—that's Florida in a nutshell, right? Though that's the stereotype, Florida is a diverse state in more than one way. Here is a list of the relative advantages and disadvantages of living in the Sunshine State.
This article explores the best methods for adjusting to country life after moving from the city to the country.
Paris, Tennessee has its own Eiffel Tower in a park with walking tracks, two swimming pools, and tennis courts. The cost of living is reasonable, crime is low, and the people are friendly. An excellent hospital, numerous attractions, and plenty of scenic beauty and wildlife make this a good place to retire or work.
Japan is becoming more international every day. But there are still some products which cannot be obtained there, and others cost an awful lot.
North Dakota has many wonderful qualities, including a wide range of economic opportunities. Here's what you need to know before deciding to relocate to this state.
Port Douglas, Australia is situated in the tropics. Read on to learn about the pros and cons of tropical living in Port Douglas.
When you're ready to move, how can you make sure you move to a neighborhood that is safe and meets your family's needs? Here are some house hunting questions to ask as you search for new dream home.
In Kalamazoo, my wife and I have experienced satisfying work, enjoyable and meaningful activities, and a good life on modest incomes.
Living in the Hudson River Valley right here in Ulster County, NY is an adventure in beauty, history, celebrity...just a really great place to be. Learn some of its history and celebrity.
Not only did Texas thrive overall during the recent recession, but Westlake, Texas is America's richest city. It's the hometown of the Jonas Brothers.