Today’s Expat Spotlight interview is Tacogirl who met Tacoboy and stepped outside the box and moved to the tropical Island of Ambergris Caye off the coast of Belize where I started tacogirl.com
- Name: Tacogirl
- Occupation: Blogger
- Current Location: San Pedro, Belize
- Originally From: Canada
- Expat Locations: San Pedro, Belize
- Website: www.tacogirl.com
- Twitter: @tacogirl
How did you become an expat, and why?
It was a long standing dream to live in the tropics. I found it was getting harder and harder to go through Canadian winter. So after a visit to Ambergris Caye Belize that put another piece of the puzzle in place and we knew this was where we were going to land.
Where else have you been an expat?
Best piece of expat advice you’ve received?
Plan ahead – make sure you know what you need to ride out the waiting period while you settle into your new country.
Best piece of expat advice you’d give?
If this is something you know you need to do then plug your nose and jump you won’t regret it. Once you arrive get active in the community.
Favorite expat related web sites?
Message boards are very useful expat sites in terms of getting good information and meeting new people who have a common interest.
Are you planning or dreaming of a move? Are you going home instead? Where to and why?
Tell us more about what you do in your location?
I am a full time blogger. In addition to doing tacogirl.com on a daily basis I also for a volunteer blog for a local school, Holy Cross
Would you recommend your current location to other expats? Does it rock or does it suck?
It is a great place to live if you are ready for this kind of life.
What is the expat community like where you are?
Anything you’d like to add?
Life’s to short not to follow your dreams and take chances.
Thank you, Tacogirl for participating in our Expat Spotlight! We wish you success and happiness in your current location, and wherever your dreams and business endeavors take you.