If you want to live and work abroad, it is important to pick a country or city that interests you very much. I mean you should go in a place you always wanted to be. But you need to ensure that the city you are moving is quite affordable for you as well. If you are still undecided about what city to move to, here are 7 highly affordable yet attractive cities for moving and working abroad:
Bangkok is a very popular destination to work abroad. You can expect to have a lunch for 60 Thai Baht ($1.73) and grab a coke for just 17.77 Baht (51¢) in Bangkok. You can expect to eat delicious street foods in Bangkok spending just $1. Accommodation too is very affordable, making Bangkok one of the most affordable destinations to like as an expat.
Chiang Mai is another popular destination for expats with lots of incredible experiences to have and live spending less. A ride in Chiang Mai cost as less as 20 Bath (58¢). Food and accommodation are very much within reach, making this amazing city in Thailand a top destination for people looking to move and live.
Taipei is a modern cosmopolitan city known for its unique night markets and making significant technological advances in past few decades. A standard lunch box that cost $3 in Manhattan will cost you just $3 in Taipei. Friendly locals, amazing foods, and excellent transportation system make Taipei a perfect city to move to.
Everybody knows how beautiful Bali is. If you ever fell in love exploring in this beautiful place, you can plan to move to this lovely place as it is very affordable to live. You can expect to pay less than $400 for your monthly accommodation in a modern apartment in Ubud. Cheap internet access and affordable food and transportation facilities make it an excellent destination for digital nomads.
Modern day Malaysia offers an excellent standard of life for expats and Johor Bahru is one of the finest yet most affordable places to move to in Malaysia. You can buy a dozen of eggs in Johor Bahru in less than $1.
If you are interested in moving to a place that shares the same time zone as the U.S., Quito can be one of the most affordable places to move to. In this South American city, you can buy Cerveza at just $1. Huge expat community, affordable house rents, and amazingly affordable food make Quito a go-to place for digital monads.
Also known as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City is the largest city in the country with a very good standard of life. A popular stop on the backpacker routes of Southeast Asia, you can expect to get many part and full-time jobs quite easily and live to spend as little as $500 a month.