Book Reviews

If you're learning Spanish, you've probably heard of Madrigal's Magic Key To Spanish. It's our readers favorite Spanish learning book. We've seen 600+ purchases just from mentioning this book in an overview post. The week we arrived in Ecuador, someone loaned us their copy because they said it was the best book to get us started. It's the [...]

As we planned our moved to Ecuador we bought a lot of books. Not just books to learn Spanish or books about becoming expats. Once we decided on Ecuador, we were hungry for information about what was actually there (here). Thinking about Ecuador retirement? Check out this list of the top books about retirement in Ecuador. We wanted [...]

As a travelers and expats we get to see lots of great new things. Since moving to Ecuador, our photography has significantly improved - we've taken more than 15,000 photos since arriving two years ago. Sometimes we travel with our large dSLR cameras - other times just a simple point and shoot.  Really depends on [...]

How To Teach English Overseas

Product Reviews, Working Abroad

Okay, so I've never taught English overseas. It is something we talked about, even something we planned on doing when we first arrived in Ecuador. But it just never happened. So why feature this book? Well, it's still an awesome idea. If you are planning on moving abroad, but not quite sure how to fund [...]

How to Make Money with Your Travel Blog

Product Reviews, Working Abroad

We get lots of questions about making money while traveling and living abroad. Nomadic Matt, (our friend and fellow travel blogger) has a great book, that really helped us: How to Make Money with Your Travel Blog Does he know what he's talking about? Well, he currently makes over $4000 per month on his travel [...]

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