A San Diego couple is looking to regain control of their lives. Believing that a scenery change will do wonders for his high blood pressure, she's pushing for a move to Cabo San Lucas. There's no such thing as a truly stress-free life, and worries about money will follow them across the border.
Competitive swim coaches Mark and Sarah were ready to jump the pond when she was offered a position in Limerick, Ireland. Rents in Limerick are high and living on one income will be an adjustment. He wants to be comfortable, but finding his "Little Irish Castle" for $1,400 a month will be like hunting for a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
Erin and Sean have always lived in California with their two daughters and two dogs. When Sean was offered a position in Bristol, England, he shocked his wife by taking it. Erin had no plans to leave her teaching job of 18 years or the beautiful California weather. Finally convinced it would be a great opportunity for the kids, Erin is a newbie stay-at-home mom who makes it her business to find a home that suits her just right.
Bored with life in Vancouver, millennials Nick and Raychel are moving to Cambodia sight unseen for the adventure of a lifetime. Skater Nick's laid-back personality suits the relaxed and simple living offered in Phnom Penh, but Raychel realizes that she may be in over her head. Her quest for western amenities is harshing Nick's chill vibes, but he hopes she can come around to his way of thinking.
A globetrotting couple follows a job opportunity to Johor Bahru, Malaysia, to prove having a baby doesn't mean settling down. However, the only thing they agree on is that the city's lush greenery offers a better environment for raising their son.
After vacationing in Tamarindo, Costa Rica, an overworked couple fell in love with the climate, beach and laidback lifestyle. They both want to get away from long commutes and spend more time together, but he wants a rustic and remote hideaway while she wants something modern and centrally located.
A military family is moving to Kaiserslautern, Germany, and need a large home. They know European houses are usually smaller, but she is determined to find an old house with quintessential German charm. He's dreadfully afraid of ghosts, though, and convinced that old German houses will have old German secrets.
Elena and Bill created their own advertising and design firm in Dallas, Texas. After 14 years of owning and running a stressful business they're finally ready to hand daily operations over to their son and work remotely in Morocco. Elena wants to live in the bustling medina quarter, but Bill wants a rooftop terrace with an ocean view.
A woman hit the reset button after a difficult divorce with a trip to Bocas del Toro, Panama, and now she's back with a big dream and a tiny budget to find a new place to call home.
Experiencing West Africa as a kid left a huge impression on a woman's life, and now she has an opportunity to return to Senegal for work. The timing doesn't work for her husband, so their young son is tagging along to help find a place the whole family can eventually enjoy.
Two Denver parents jump at the opportunity to take a job offer in Luxembourg so they can expose their son to a wide world of art and culture. Dad is excited to live in Luxembourg's striking countryside, but with no work visa Mom's on a mission to push him closer to central Luxemborg. At the end of the day they'll have to agree on the option that's best for their son.
A couple of opposites who have been together for 27 years decide to move from comfy California to Medellin, Colombia, but their different agendas may finally cause a snag.
A father with a hectic professional life convinced his family to take an extended vacation to the calm and peaceful haven of Lake Como, Italy, to help relieve his work stress. But the lure of a satellite office in nearby Milan is skewing his priorities, and it will be a full-time job for his wife and kids to remind him why they came here in the first place.
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