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This Paradise May Be The Best Place To Retire In Europe

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 07.23.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

I wasn't in Chelsea when I awoke this morning but Lisbon. My brain's so foggy with jet-lag, though, that, when I opened my eyes, I wasn't sure at first where I was.

The 3 Most Stunning Places To Retire In Old World Europe | Posted 05.10.2016 | Fifty

Rich in history and culture, Europe has long had an appeal for American retirees. But many people who would love to retire there fret that it's beyond their budget. But while Europe on the whole is more expensive than Latin America or Asia, there are places where an affordable retirement can be found.

The Best Place In The World To Live Or Retire That Nobody's Talking About

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 04.20.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

The sunny coastal region of Algarve, home to more than 100,000 resident expat retirees, is the best place in the world to live or retire that nobody's talking about.

Why Barcelona May Be The Best Place To Retire In Europe

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 04.06.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Seventeen years ago I flew into sunny, cosmopolitan Barcelona, thinking what a great place this would be to live but not for a minute at the time believing that would ever be possible. Back in 1998, what struck me most about this city was its great vibe and energy, which continue today.

Why Ireland Is Emerging As A Top Retirement Spot

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 09.02.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Back in Waterford, Ireland this week for my first visit in years, I'm taking a fresh look. I'm impressed and, to tell you the truth, surprised by how much my former hometown has improved itself.

How To Retire To This Sunny European Paradise

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 06.08.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Thanks to a soaring dollar and a collapsing euro, retirement in Europe is a more affordable and therefore a more realistic idea than it's been in nearly two decades. In particular, one usually overlooked corner of Europe deserves your attention right now.

How To Retire To This Jewel Of The Mediterranean

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 05.25.2015 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

One of Europe's most historic outposts, the archipelago of Malta is today also one of this region's top emerging retirement havens. If your dream is retirement on the Med, you may not have considered Malta, but you should.

THIS May Be The Most Beautiful Place To Retire In Europe

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 08.18.2014 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Portugal's Algarve, located at Europe's westernmost tip and boasting 100 miles of Atlantic coastline, could be Europe's most famous secret. This region boasts Europe's best beaches, Europe's best golf courses, some of Europe's friendliest folk, and Western Europe's lowest cost of living. It's also Europe's newest tax haven.

Retire Comfortably On $700 A Month? Yes You Can!

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 05.05.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

Most folks considering the idea of retiring overseas focus on options in Latin America. If your base is North America, this makes sense. But there's a world beyond these Americas.