A pair of established San Diego professionals is ready for a change and hopes to find it in Dordogne, France. They embark on the biggest move of their lives but there's a hitch -- while one desires village life complete with tiny streets, markets of fresh food and the occasional animal, the other has something completely different in mind. Dordogne may look like a storybook setting but before any dreams can come true, these two high-achievers will have to agree on whose dream they're actually chasing.
After Jen and Rick met, they stayed put in Pennsylvania, waiting until Rick's youngest child left the nest. Now they've stamped their passports and are escaping the cold winters by heading south to Playa del Carmen, Mexico. They expected an easy transition, but with only six suitcases and a cat, the pair is up against more than they bargained for trying to find their first home together in a foreign land.
A couple of successful New York City entrepreneurs are feeling the draw to return to Saint Martin in the French West Indies. In order to make this move work, however, their new place has to double as a both a dream home and a working bed and breakfast. With a new business to manage, he thinks thrifty is the best approach but his optimistic wife has other ideas.
As international teachers, Ashley and her husband, Travis, live the kind of globetrotting life that many people only dream about. The catch is that they've never been able to choose their own living space when they reach their next placement. Now they're headed for Zanzibar, Tanzania, and this time they get to pick their home. In the frenzy to decide for themselves, they quickly realize that their priorities aren't always aligned. With three kids, a tight budget and the clock ticking loudly on the first day of school, they have to face their differences and figure out the best way to put family first.
Peter and Kimberley are looking for inspiration beyond their life in West Palm Beach, Florida. Kimberley has family roots in Ireland, so they're moving to Kinsale, where Peter plans to write a novel. Between the rolling hills, the quaint town center and the ancient pubs, the couple has to choose which muse to follow as they look for a home and lay down roots.
Newlyweds Jacques and Lounelle are high school sweethearts who have lived in Cape Town, South Africa, all their lives. When Jacques got a job transfer to Brisbane, Australia, the opportunity was too good to pass up. The couple may have known each other for nearly a lifetime, but they quickly discover that there's still a lot to learn when it comes to living together far outside of their comfort zone.
Impulsive chef Bill and his entrepreneurial wife Paige are moving to Costa Rica to pursue Bill's latest obsession: living around sloths. They've decided to go all in and purchase a home instead of renting one, and Bill has big ideas and even bigger expectations. But Paige knows that with two businesses running remotely, going into debt isn't an option.
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