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  • n. Alternative form of expat.


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  • There it is: see? the folks in South Dakota are providing us with a valuable service, saving the country money because we don't use Medicare, filling the coffers of Clay County, reducing ex-pat frustration and lowering our blood pressure.

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  • I understand Columbia has a niche following on ex-pat forums, but for those unfamiliar with the area and who want to get across the border as quickly as possible and on the most direct route to their ultimate destination ---- whether heading south from San Antonio or north from Monterrey --- Bridge II in Nuevo Laredo is the most practical choice.

    Laredo Int'l Bridge I and II

  • Foreign tourists, international business people/investors, ex-pat retirees, are often perceived as people with extra disposable income, who have the privilege of being able to weigh their options.

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  • Not a lot of market out there right now for $400K+ luxury condos but there is a growing market down here for affordable housing that is set up right to appeal to the retiring ex-pat market I believe.

    Have the economy and swine flu affected you?

  • Insurance for the world traveler or ex-pat used to be an exotic affair -- treated as an "unusual risk" and covered by "surplus line" insurers.

    Insurance: Don't Leave Home Without It

  • She is an ex-pat of American and Filipino descent, who moved with her husband and large family to Ubud, Bali in 1993.

    Jim Luce: Balinese Natural Birthing Center Threatened by Global Downturn

  • John Baxter has long been one of my favorite essayists, and not just because he writes about life as an ex-pat living in Paris.

    Book Review: Immoveable Feast: A Paris Christmas, by John Baxter

  • Prices for most things including real estate are lower here than in any ex-pat enclave.


  • Now that Ajijic has a gringo beggar, all it needs is to be considered a fully developed ex-pat community is a gringa turning tricks.

    I saw a Gringo begging today

  • It costs much more to live in those ex-pat havens but that is perhaps how it should be also, pay for the education, it is better learned that way.

    Charging for parking


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