The Stuff We Left Behind When We Moved Abroad

The Stuff We Left Behind When We Moved Abroad

During our most recent trip home to the US, one of the things Chris and I looked forward to doing was rummaging through the boxes of stuff we left behind when we moved abroad. So what did we end up putting into storage before our move and why? Our stash, which was...
5 Things We’re Glad We Did Before Moving to Thailand

5 Things We’re Glad We Did Before Moving to Thailand

A decision as big as moving to another country involves a good bit of groundwork to make sure things run smoothly. So before moving to Thailand whether during a gap year, for a sabbatical or retirement, or simply because you want to start a new life abroad, here are...
Introducing Thailand Coaching Sessions

Introducing Thailand Coaching Sessions

For those who are thinking about coming to Thailand, you’re in luck! We’re happy to announce that we now offer Thailand Coaching Sessions. Our personalized coaching sessions are designed to guide long term travelers and prospective expats towards amazing lives...
Charles Schwab’s Foreign ATM Fee Refund

Charles Schwab’s Foreign ATM Fee Refund

One of the most common piece of advice we give to fellow American slow travelers and expats is to sign up for a Charles Schwab Investor Checking Account before coming to Thailand. The Charles Schwab foreign ATM fee refund we got back this past year even surprised us!...
Thailand Packing List: Expats and Slow Travelers

Thailand Packing List: Expats and Slow Travelers

There are tons of packing lists available for the world traveler, but what do you include in your Thailand packing list if you have big plans to move there? Here’s a guide to packing not only the essentials but things that are particularly helpful as you settle...
Telling Family You’re Moving to Thailand

Telling Family You’re Moving to Thailand

Telling family you’re moving to Thailand can be an overwhelming endeavor. It wasn’t always the case that our families supported our decision to move to Thailand. However, a healthy dose of planning and persistence helped us gain our families’ support...

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