An unexpected job offer in Landshut, Germany, allows newlyweds to achieve their dream of moving to Europe. He's excited about the new opportunity but she loves her job and friends in North Carolina and is determined to prioritize a city location for herself over his commute. He's not giving in too easily but will his power of persuasion be enough?
Cristina is leaving Boston to complete her degree in international law, and her mom is tagging along to help her find a place and settle into a new life in Paris. Cristina's priorities revolve around how best to do her work, but her mom is encouraging her daughter to let her hair down a little in a role reversal that's almost as dramatic as the City of Lights itself.
Chris and Gennieve are teachers and travel junkies always looking for the next adventure. Gennieve fell in love with Italy in college, and they've both been offered positions there, so they're looking to make Vicenza a forever home. But they're struggling with the pressure of committing to one home forever, and with vastly different priorities, there's work ahead before they can settle down into la vita bella.
A family of four moves to Bolivia to follow a job opportunity, but the high altitude city of La Paz is a big change from what they are used to, leaving them divided on where to look for a home. Mother and daughter want to be in nature and have an authentic Bolivian experience, but father and son want to be downtown in the action.
After years of being in a long-distance relationship, professional opera singers Nick and Jen have finally found a city they can both work in. The birth of their daughter has shifted their perspective, and being together in one place has become a family priority. Karlsruhe, Germany, has an opera company for Nick and a central location for Jen, who regularly commutes around Europe as a guest singer. The city may be middle ground, but it's a small town for two huge personalities, and there will be drama -- and even singing -- before they agree on an apartment.
A Philadelphia professional yearns to shake up her life with a new job opportunity in London, but her hesitant boyfriend has never lived outside of America's East Coast and is anxious about moving into the unknown. He remedies the stress by making a living criteria checklist, but at the end of the day the columns will have to add up for both of them if they're going to sign on the dotted line together.
A spontaneous, fun-loving couple searches for warmer climates and a healthier lifestyle in Tulum, Mexico, after selling their family home. She wants to make sure the home they choose will win over their adult children but he's only interested in a party for two. The only thing that's set in stone is their budget but they're in for a fun fight if neither of these feisty empty nesters backs down.
Debbie has been a fixture in the New York City art world for years, but with her kids grown and her job winding down, she's ready to reinvent herself in Lisbon. She wants a fresh start and a quieter life in Portugal, but she just can't shake the empire state of mind and fear of missing out on the fun. Her friend Tracy is helping Debbie look for a place to live, but it's an uphill battle to get her to stop comparing everything to Manhattan and shake her inconveniently expensive taste.
Twenty years after a backpacking trip to Italy inspired them to move there someday, Mike and Wendy are moving their family of eight to one of Italy's gastronomy hubs, Parma. Mike and Wendy want their six daughters to embrace Italian culture, but they have drastically different ideas of how to do that on a limited budget. And trying to find a home suitable for the large family is made even more difficult with eight opinions to keep in check.
A teacher and a writer, Casey and Casie are free spirits eager to work in different locations around the world. After some research, they've decided to move from Granada, Spain, to Da Nang, Vietnam, for its unique combination of culture, beauty and affordable living. The couple may have the same names, but there's nothing similar about what they're looking for in Da Nang. Casey has his heart set on beach life, while Casie finds inspiration in the bustling city center.
With the winds of a restless spirit at her back, Paige convinced her French-born partner, Pierre, to sell his bar in Seville, Spain, buy motorbikes and explore the Vietnamese countryside. When their funds got low, Paige took a teaching job in Hoi An, and now the couple is settling there. But Paige and Pierre want different things in a home, so it may be a bumpy ride as Paige tries to win Pierre over one more time.
A Seattle couple decides to break free from the corporate grind and follow a job opportunity in Costa Rica. But while she has always dreamed of making a home in Central America, he is a lifelong Seattle native who has never lived abroad, so finding a home for this family of four will be nothing short of a labor of love.
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