How Our Roving Retirement Unlocked a Richer, Better Life

The waiter, dressed in starched white livery, delivered our pot of tea and multi-tiered fine white porcelain platter—filled with scrumptious sandwiches, snacks and desserts—with a flourish. The stately Grand Hotel provided a magnificent backdrop for the manicured lawns scattered with decorative wrought iron chairs and umbrellas, gazebos and flower beds.

Low Cost Living in a Beach Town Playground

When Rod “Rocket” Harlor arrived in Vung Tau with a gun slung over his shoulder in 1969, retiring to Vietnam was the furthest thing from his mind. But today 69-year-old veteran Rod is one of many Aussies who have chosen to make their home in this seaside town… Vung Tau sits on a small peninsula jutting out into the South China Sea. At various stages in history,...

Artboard 1Artboard 1caret-down4Artboard 1Artboard 1down-arrowdown-arrowArtboard 1facebook-roundfacebook-squareArtboard 12Artboard 1googleplus-roundgoogle-squareheadphoneshealthcarehousehouseArtboard 2Artboard 1Artboard 1locksearch-mag3Artboard 1Artboard 15Artboard 1next-largenextArtboard 1plusprev-largeprevread-more-arrowread-more-arrowsearch-magSlider Arrowto-toptwitter-roundtwitter-squareyoutube-roundyoutube-square