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Retire like you have always dreamed.
The world is your oyster.

RETIRING IN ANOTHER COUNTRY

Did you know you can live in a warm tropical country at a fraction of the cost? Places such as Thailand, Ecuador, Vietnam, Portugal, and Mexico are much more affordable.

HEALTHY CHOICES

Your happiness begins with finding a healthy lifestyle just for you.

Traveling abroad opens your eyes to new cultures.

You’d be surprised how friendly other cultures can be.

But What About My Stuff?

Haven’t we all, even for a moment, thought about just jumping in the car or on a plane and leaving?  Just walk away from it all?  What freedom it would be to live like a nomad and go where the wind blows us.   Stay someplace until the weather changes or another offer...

Safe Foreign Travel

One of the things that concerns all of us is how safe we will be in another country or culture.   While horror stories abound on the news, rest assured there are hundreds of thousands of people living and travelling all over the world on any given day of the year. ...

Retire in Banff, Alberta

Looking for a cool place to spend the summer?   Or a winter wonderland?   We found just the place for you!   The town of Banff, Alberta, Canada is simply amazing.   This cherished gem in the Canadian Rockies is a town of just 8,500 permanent residents and tourism is...

Retire in Columbia, Missouri

When you combine 'Town and Gown' the result is a vibrant community with plenty of educational opportunities, generally safe neighborhoods with well educated neighbors.  Columbia is all that and more.  Home to the University of Missouri-Columbia, Stephens College,...

Retire in Hermann, Missouri

Driving down Highway 94 between Jefferson City and Kansas City, we stumbled into a little travel time warp!   It is well worth your while to stop and retire in Hermann, Missouri, if only for the afternoon.    This is one of those places where we felt we were leaving...

Retire in Almonte, Ontario

One of our readers suggested that we write about her home town in Canada and listed several reasons why.   The first thing I discovered is that the town is very close to where my grandfather was born and raised (in Kingston) and I remember the countryside being quite...

Retire in Campbellsville, Kentucky

Those who retire in Campbellsville, Kentucky will find a vibrant small town with plenty of southern hospitality.  If you drive about 75 miles southwest of Lexington, you will be right in the center of the state and right in the middle of bluegrass country, and there...

Retire in Cascais, Portugal

If you travel 19 miles west from Lisbon, you will find the charming, but cosmopolitan, seaside town of Cascais, Portugal.   Home to over 210,000 people, Cascais has become a popular expat retirement area with an estimated 25,000 English speaking citizens.   The...

Retire in Owensboro, Kentucky

Barbeque, Blues, and Bluegrass is serious business in Owensboro with several festivals and competitions  featuring big name chefs and musicians.  As the self proclaimed "Barbeque Capital of the World", the Owensboro Barbeque Festival is the second weekend in May.  The...

What are you going to do when you retire?

What's on your retirement bucket list?  Clean out the garage? Take your dog on more walks? How about traveling to all the places you wanted to go, but have never been before? How about spending some quality time watching your grandchildren grow up? Or maybe do...

Retire in Silverton, Colorado

I knew about Silverton long before we visited.   My husband is obsessed with trains and the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad had been on his radar for years.   Actually, it's an interesting hobby and we've ended up riding on trains all over the world. ...

Retire in Salida, Colorado

Just look what we found in southern Colorado!   Salida is a town of about 5,600 people right in the heart of the Rockies.   The town is nestled in a valley surrounded by really big mountains, crystal clear streams and lakes.  The Arkansas river flows right through...

Retire in Fort Collins, Colorado

About 70 miles north of Denver and just south of the border with Wyoming, nestled between the plains and the mountains you will find the gateway to the Rocky Mountain National Park and the Roosevelt National Forest.  If you retire in Fort Collins, Colorado, you will...

Retire in Cheyenne, Wyoming

So you like the idea of wide open spaces, an outdoors type of lifestyle, but would miss the events and attractions offered in a big city?  Those who retire in Cheyenne, Wyoming have all that and so much more.     Whether its a rodeo or a high end nightclub, a Roller...

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