5 Things to Look for in a Best Country to Live

Many of us want to live at least part of our lives abroad nowadays.  Cheaper flights, greater affordability in terms of accessibility, the eagerness of friends, colleagues, peers and neighbors for also taking a break overseas all fuel this strong longing that exists in many of us.


In addition to this, certain nations promote the attraction of living in their country to overseas citizens and as a result there is a wealth of choice of nations all willing to acknowledge us and all welcoming us with open arms.


Aside from the things mentioned above, there are several reasons why you would choose to live to a different country. Perhaps you’ve visited there on vacation and fell in love with the people; the culture; and the lifestyle. Or simply you need change, and this country is one place you would like to live out your life.


Looking for the best country to live means exploring for the best place for you and your family. When choosing for the best locations, there are major factors that need to be considered like (1) legally reduced taxes and a country where you can secure and possibly obtain attractive yet affordable properties; (2) suitable weather conditions; (3) educational opportunities for your children, (4) cost of living which is impossible to predict because your living standards and requirements are going to differ from the next person’s: and (5) business, investments and work opportunities, either full-time or part-time.


Likewise, you must also consider various factors like distance from friends and families from your native country, (if you have new grandchildren, you may not want to move clear across the country); access to hobbies, pastimes, cultural and recreational activities, local night life, sports teams and golf courses; will you be required to learn new language to communicate in a daily basis; and crime rates of that country, security and overall environment.


Whatever your choice is in the selection of the best country to live, one of the primary things to consider is one or more ocular visits to that country before making the final decision to determine the area of the country that was most amenable to your needs, and which fit all of the requirements cited above. Once having found that area, you can purchase the property and have your home constructed in the manner you desire.


-Stephanie