Tag Archives: retirement

Indonesian Retirement Visa

OK, here’s my solution to living in Indonesia without a work permit – a retirement visa. I can do this on my own or hire an agent who will charge me as much as $1,500. I think I have a … Continue reading

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Philippines vs. Thailand

Some of the best sources of on-the-ground information about expat living in other countries are the various online forums available. Here are two: http://www.livinginthephilippines.com/Where-to-Live/philippines-vs-thailand.html http://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/city_result.jsp?country=Philippines&city=Cebu The following is from a Philippines online forum, comparing Thailand to the Philippines for expat … Continue reading

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Researching future homes

Given that my stay in Indonesia could end at any time (because if the job is not available it will be time to move on), I occasionally like to get back into my “World Tour” mode and research new places … Continue reading

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