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Cost of Living in Atenas, Costa Rica

Posted by Sabina King on 7 August 2012 | 8 Comments

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Costa Rica is a popular long term stopping point for expat and travelling families. The small town of Atenas, 30-40mins from San Jose is a lovely location, and a great place to base yourself. In case you are considering moving to Atenas, here is a breakdown of typical costs.

Ways to Save Money in Hawaii

Posted by Tracy Burns on 7 August 2012 | 0 Comments


Hawaii is one of those iconic destinations that most families want to visit at some point in their long term travels. It's also not the cheapest destination. But with the right strategies and proper planning, you can make it work well with your budget. From flights to accommodations to food and fun, there are plenty of ways that your family can enjoy their time on the islands without emptying your pockets.

Cutting the cost of family accommodation

Posted by Tracy Burns on 7 April 2012 | 6 Comments


Accommodation is a huge part of any travelling families budget, especially if you are travelling in Europe, Australia, New Zealand or North America. You can't really avoid it but you can reduce your costs. We're sharing some of our best tips for doing just that.

Travel budgeting tips

Posted by Tracy Burns on 10 March 2012 | 5 Comments


Tips for preparing your budget and sticking to it while on the road, along with links to other budget articles from long term family travellers.

Cost of living: Ski season in Bansko, Bulgaria

Posted by Tracy Burns on 11 February 2012 | 2 Comments


I never imagined I would be reviewing a ski resort as a budget long term stop for travelling families. But we recently spent two weeks in the ski resort of Bansko in Bulgaria and discoverd that for 3-6 months stays, Bansko is incrediably cheap.

Cost of Living: Phuket, Thailand

Posted by Billy Bradley on 9 August 2011 | 13 Comments


Considering stopping for a few months or longer on your family travels? Phuket in Thailand is a great choice for families. Here's a breakdown of the basic costs written by the Sattvic family who are living there right now.

How To Fund Your Vagabond Travels

Posted by Justin Mussler on 28 July 2011 | 3 Comments


This is the big question right? How do you find the money to make that dream of spending a year in Thailand or raising your kids in the south of France a reality? Justin and his family are preparing for their life-long adventure now and are considering every budget method possible. Here are his top tips!

Cost of Living: Penang, Malaysia

Posted by Tracy Burns on 21 July 2011 | 44 Comments


Penang in Malaysia is a fantastic place for families to stop for a few months  ... or longer. It's historic and culturally diverse, offers a great mix of city and beach living, delicious food, good education, easy access to entertainment and healthcare, and friendly people. Here's a breakdown of the cost of living in Penang for a family.