On English-speaking islands you can enjoy island life with some of the familiarity of home. Visit or relocate to any...Read more
Cost of living in Malaysia is low, especially when compared to other countries nearby. Renting a place to live will cost much more in the big cities, especially Kuala Lumpur, or KL as the locals call it.
When it comes to food, whether bought at a store or market, or eaten in a restaurant is pretty cheap. Once again in the bigger cities it will cost more but still low when compared to back home. Street food is very popular and significantly cheaper than restaurants.
Transportation is also very affordable in Malaysia, with taxis readily available in most large cities and in Kuala Lumpur, trains and monorails as well. Monthly transportation passes are a good way to go for convenience and price.
Bukit Bintang (meaning "Star Hill")—a lively neighborhood in the heart of Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur—has, at its heart, the food...Read more
We've all read axioms about travel... "It's not the destination, it's the journey... " Or this from J.R.R. Tolkien: "Not all those who wander are lost... " Or this gem from Caskie Stinnett, which rings so true to me: "I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine." Why, when choosing to retire abroad, must it be a matter of exchanging one home in one location for another in a new location? One daily routine for another?...Read more