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How to Live in Luxury in Retirement… No Matter Your Budget

By Sixty and Me April 12, 2019

At International Living, we believe firmly that you don’t have to be wealthy and well-connected to lead a more interesting, international life full of adventure and travel. You simply need to know how to do it. And there’s nobody better positioned to show you than the experts at International Living. Read More

6 Ways to Find Amazing Senior Travel Discounts and Budget Travel Options

By Margaret Manning October 22, 2018

Women over 60 are often eager to travel and see the world. In fact, traveling is one of the things that many women most look forward to in retirement.

Unfortunately, some people feel that they just can’t afford the luxury of travel. So, to help you reach your dream destination faster, here are a few ideas for how you can save money on your travel costs. Read More

High Fashion on a Low Budget: Fashion After 50 and the Search for Hidden Gems

By Sixty and Me October 10, 2018

For many of us, thrift store shopping is something to be avoided. After all, as mature women we would never incorporate all those funky styles into her wardrobe, right? Well, maybe we should! Read More

10 Tips for How to Travel on a Budget of $72 a Day

We are celebrating another full travel year on budget! This article summarizes our 2nd year of travelling the world on USD $72 for a couple per day. It is much cheaper for us to travel the world than to sit on the couch in our hometown of Sydney, Australia. Read More

Fabulous Budget Styles from Around the World

By Margaret Manning May 25, 2017

I don’t know about you, but, I love looking for fun fashion trends and interesting styles when I travel around the world. In fact, while I do own a few pieces of proper jewelry, most of my accessories were purchased in markets and little shops in far off countries for less than the price of a cup of coffee. Today, I would like to share a few tips for adding a little international flare to your wardrobe. How would you describe your personal style in just two words? Do you like looking for unusual accessories or other clothing items when you travel?

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How to Dine Extravagantly, Even When You’re on a Budget

By Elizabeth Dunkel March 15, 2017

We do it three times a day, so it might as well be fabulous, fantastic, delicious, delightful. Even if we’re watching our weight. Especially if we’re watching our weight. Read More

How to Look Chic on a Budget and Other Fashion Over 50 Tips

By Margaret Manning February 04, 2017

It can be difficult to shop on a budget, especially if you don’t know what you’re looking for. What are the basics that every woman should have in her wardrobe? Fashion blogger, Josephine Lalwan, shares some great advice about budget shopping that we can all benefit. Enjoy the show!

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MORE! Extravagant Gift Ideas for Women on a Budget

By Elizabeth Dunkel December 06, 2016

Hi everyone! This is Part Two of Extravagant Gifts on a Budget. If you haven’t read the first installment, please do! In that article, I discussed the joy of giving and receiving unexpected gifts and went over one of the most important issues: beautiful wrapping. Read More

Unwrapping the Secret to Extravagant Gift Giving On a Budget

By Elizabeth Dunkel November 22, 2016

I LOVE giving gifts. I love thinking about gifts. I love looking for gifts. I love wrapping gifts. But more than anything I love surprising someone with a gift they didn’t expect. Read More

Creative Ways to Enjoy Oil Painting Without Wrecking Your Budget

By Malcolm Dewey October 08, 2016

You love your new oil painting pastime, but replacing art supplies keeps getting more expensive. Maybe you feel a little guilty about the costs. Maybe you decide to paint less often. Another option is to stretch out the paint, but does the end result on the canvas disappoint you? Read More