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    Cayman Islands: The Islands that Time Remembered

    The Cayman Islands of yesterday are almost nothing like the sandy beaches, bustling towns and luxurious Cayman Islands luxury real estate of today. The islands first fell under Spanish rule during the 1600s, 100 years after Columbus spotted them and gave them the name “Las Tortugas” for the plethora of turtles he found there – which can still be found in the wild today, but in fewer numbers. Islanders hunted the turtles back then, turning them into tools and food products to sell to ships passing through the area. The turtle’s contribution to the island is today honored in the form of turtle stew, a popular island meal. Travelers come…

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    The costs of relocating

    Written by The Steele Group Sotheby’s International Realty Each year, about 16 million families in the USA decide to move. This decision is most commonly triggered by factors such as family ties, a new job or an opportunity at a better lifestyle. There are several costs that you might consider evaluating before you think about making the move to a new location. The list below might help you to identify them. Cost of Lifestyle In order to assess the cost of lifestyle, you might want indicators such as grocery deals, car ads and even vacancy ads. You can also research on the internet and converse with people from the town…