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How To Enjoy A Comfortable Life On Costa Rica's Gold Coast

InternationalLiving.com | Posted 04.28.2016 | Fifty
InternationalLiving.com

We gather at sunset every evening. Because we're near the equator, it's always between 5:15 and 6:15 p.m. Groups of friends chat and watch their kids play. Dog walkers nod as they walk past. Surfers pop into the water for one last wave. Bottles are raised as the sun disappears over the horizon.

Why Nicaragua Is A Better Retirement Choice Than Costa Rica

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 11.19.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Nicaragua, long hidden behind the image of her picaresque president, is finally emerging as a top retirement and vacation hotspot. We've been making the case for Nicaragua for years. Why do I think things could finally be turning around for this beautiful but misunderstood country with so much to offer?

How One Retired Couple Started A New Life In Panama

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 06.24.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Two-and-a-half years ago, Peg Fairbairn and April Hess moved, together, from Texas to Panama. Here's their story, in their own words...

Retire In Style To This Latin American Paradise For Just $1,200 A Month

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 06.13.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

For tourists, Nicaragua is an absolute bargain. The super low cost of everything attracts backpackers, of course, but it also attracts others looking for a high-quality vacation at a bargain price. The country now boasts legitimately four-star hotels that charge nothing like four-star prices.

Why This Place South Of The Border May Be The World's Best Retirement Spot

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 10.13.2014 | Fifty
Abby Tegnelia

Costa Rica, often dubbed the 'happiest place on earth,' has long beckoned expats from North America and elsewhere who long for a more laidback lifestyle and warm tropical breezes.

5 Great Reasons To Retire To Costa Rica's Caribbean Coast

Jeff Jones and Gay Haubner | Posted 10.13.2013 | Fifty
Jeff Jones and Gay Haubner

I wouldn't exactly call it a rivalry, but retirees and vacationers alike tend to fall into one of two categories; those who go west in Costa Rica, especially to Jaco (the closest beach town to the international airport) and those who head east to the Carib. And this, of course, makes perfect sense...

Why You Should Retire To The Other South Of France

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 07.15.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Lucy Culpepper's children were ages 6 and 9 when she and her husband decided to take them on a yearlong scouting trip.

The 6 Best Latin American Countries For A Stress-Free Retirement (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.14.2013 | Fifty

Ever dreamed of retiring to a tropical paradise? With the low cost of living and vibrant expat communities of many countries south of the border, some...

Why Not Everyone Wants To Retire To Costa Rica

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 04.08.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Retiring overseas is both a science and an art. The decision for if or where to relaunch and reinvent your life overseas at this stage should be made with your head, yes, but also your heart.