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Whether you’re a digital nomad looking for a change of scenery or you’re planning a longer-term switch, we’ve got you covered.

Our Living Abroad section features suggestions for the best places to base yourself around the world.

With prices rising rapidly in many regions, the global cost of living is increasing.

Our World Cost of Living Table compares 100 major cities. We also have individual cost of living guides for many countries.

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