Reemerging After Three Weeks Offline In China, I Find… “Few people like you make it this far,” our guide Anthony told us with a big smile as we approached the ruins of the central pagoda of the 2,300-year-old city of Jiaohe. He meant white people. This time of year, key spots across China are crowded [...]
Paris Most Expensive And Panama City Cheap? Not In My Experience… A friend sent me a link yesterday to The Economist’s annual survey on the world’s most and least expensive places to live. The “award” for most expensive goes this year to Paris, Hong Kong, and Singapore. Meantime, the least costly cities in the world, according to The Economist, [...]
“Pop!” went the bottle of Veuve Clicquot in Kathleen’s hands. She leaned over to fill the flutes on the table then stood up to pass them around. “Congratulations!” she and I bid together to friends Peg and April, the four of us holding our champagne flutes high and clinking.
Fourth Bridge Over The Canal A Go... And Other Important Good News From Panama After three months away, Lief and his wife Kathleen Peddicord are back on the ground in Panama City. What's new since they were last in residence at the Live and Invest Overseas HQ? Kathleen has the report... Back in our Live [...]
Big News From Belize Means A Big Opportunity For You A few weeks ago, I was hosting an event in Cancún, Mexico... I was sitting in the back row of the auditorium, having just introduced a speaker. One row in front of me was Mike Cobb, an old friend who is CEO of a development [...]
Last week, Lief shared his recommendations for the best places in the world right now for going offshore. That's Lief's beat. His wife, Kathleen Peddicord, publisher of the Live and Invest Overseas group, takes a different perspective. Kathleen is focused on identifying the best places in the world for living well and having a grand adventure. [...]
Going offshore is easier in today’s world than it’s ever been. Ease is no longer the challenge. The challenge today is choice. You have almost too many when trying to decide where to live and invest overseas. Cost is a factor for most people, but the reality is you can spend as little or as […]
All American expats I know are today paying their respects… in big ways or small… wherever in the world they happen to find themselves… to the tradition of Thanksgiving. Including us. We’re enjoying Turkey Day this year in Baltimore, Maryland, the jumping-off point for my own live-and-invest-overseas adventures some 20 years ago. This is the […]