The Best of Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres is possibly one of my favorite beach getaways in all of Mexico (except for my beloved Tulum, of course). It has a bit of everything: quiet beaches, beautiful water, busy downtown, plenty of souvenir shops full of my favorite kinds of tchotchke, fun and cheap bars, and amazing seafood. We spent five days […]

Transferring Money as an Expat

transferring money as an expat

In the last seven years, I’ve lived in five different countries and traveled to over 20 more. That’s a whole lotta currencies. Every time we move to a new country, we have to deal with closing bank accounts, figuring out how to transfer money to new bank accounts, whether we should send some back to […]