Michael has spent much of his marriage to Lois deployed as a member of the U.S. Navy. Now he's being transferred to Catania, Italy, on a three-year assignment, and although they're excited to be together with their daughters, the couple is discovering that their wish lists couldn't be further apart. Lois wants Italian charm, but Michael is pushing for practicality with a view.
After a lifetime in small-town America, Cort took a big step by applying for a new position abroad. Now he and his family are headed to Luxembourg for a bold adventure. The tiny country that borders Germany and France has everything to offer, but the higher cost of living may literally drive Cort and his family out of the country to find a place to live.
This couple fell in love with the Ireland when their son studied abroad there. Now they're hoping to lead a more relaxed life in the Emerald Isle but with change comes friction. She wants to take a break from working and experience city life but as the sole provider, he's hoping to stay close to his job. These two are no strangers to bickering but tensions reach an all-time high when the pot of gold they were looking for isn't at the end of the rainbow.
A man is ready to move his family from Canada to his native Fiji to spend more time together as a family. While they're highly motivated to make the move, however, there are many risks and limitations. Living off a single income, the family hopes to live simply like the happy-go-lucky locals but all bets are off once they get a taste of affordable Fijian luxury.
After a golfer from Denmark fell in love with a Texas college student, the pair began a long-distance relationship that eventually turned into marriage. Now married and with a baby on the way, the couple is ready to settle in his hometown of Aalborg, Denmark, where they can start a family, focus on his golf career and see what other surprises are in store.
An entrepreneur and new mom is ready to return to the beloved small town of Orvieto, Italy, where she studied abroad. She hopes to start a travel club for American girls but living with a two-year-old in medieval Italy isn't the same as visiting as a freewheeling student. With an ex-pat property expert as her guide, this new mom will have to choose between what she wants and what she actually needs.
South African natives are taking their young family to Sydney, Australia, to get a warmer climate and more time together. Since she's sacrificing everything she's ever known to make this move, she's hoping to live the life of a housewife by the sea -- but will he play along?
After spending their whole lives in Australia, a couple of adventurous world travelers packed their bags for the Netherlands and didn't look back. They're young, in love and fear nothing, but settling in Amsterdam may require more than hugs and kisses at their price point.
A Washington, DC, lawyer wants to trade in his comfortable lifestyle for adventure, excitement and possibility in Southeast Asia. He decides to push his boundaries by quitting his job to join a tech startup in Singapore.
With three small kids growing before their eyes, a Florida couple has decided to slow down and appreciate life more in his storied childhood hometown of Dubrovnik, Croatia. She's a small-town girl who is easily charmed by the historic old city and is excited about what the experience will bring to their family. But between him trying to recreate the past and her trying to adapt, happiness may lie in compromise.
After the birth of their child, a Toronto animator and his wife decided it was time for more stability than his freelance paycheck provided. He landed a full-time gig in Stockholm, Sweden, but she's the one drawing all the lines while they hunt for a new home.
After landing in the city following a job opportunity, a couple is staying in Chipiona, Spain, for the family values. They've decided to start a family but are split when it comes to whether they should rent or buy. He's attracted to the long-term value and the ability to customize a purchased home but she's stuck on the practicality that comes with renting so she can stay stress-free while carrying their child.
Newlyweds head to Dublin, Ireland, when he's given a job offer in the city. His wife was thrilled to hear it but she had just started her dream job in Minneapolis and isn't so sure she wants to give it up. The couple strikes a deal that if they move to Dublin, they'll find a home downtown so she can feel the heartbeat of the new city -- a plan that made perfect sense until he saw the price tag. Now the couple must decide if she's going to concede once again to keep the marriage on track or if he's going to bite the bullet and go over budget to honor her big sacrifice.
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