The Grown-up's Guide to Running Away From Home

The Grown-up's Guide to Running Away From Home

Book - 1998
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Random House, Inc.
For empty-nesters, early retirees, and even established executives, midlife is the ideal time to turn travel fantasies into real and rewarding experiences. This second edition of THE GROWN-UP'S GUIDE covers estimating cost-of-living expenses, the dos and don'ts of international health care, the boom in online travel resources, and much more. Whether planning a monthlong escape or a whole new life in another country, this empowering guide will encourage mature would-be expats to pursue the overseas adventure they've been craving.

  • An accessible primer for midlife adults who long to live or retire in another country, featuring information on choosing a destination, readying finances, working, and keeping the stateside home fires burning.
  • Detailed advice is interspersed with lively and inspiring anecdotes from the author's own adventures, plus interviews with other experienced expats.

    From the Trade Paperback edition.

  • Baker & Taylor
    Provides information for adults who want to live abroad with tips on where to go, how to fund the trip, finding a home overseas, packing, traveling with pets, and transportation

    Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Ten Speed Press, c1998
    ISBN: 9781580080002
    Characteristics: viii, 216 p. ; 23 cm


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