I Don’t Have a Car, I Don’t Have a Watch

I Don’t Have a Car, I Don’t Have a Watch

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October 6, 2018

“I came here on vacation and quickly realized this is where I needed to be,” says Kathy Pow. She lives in Cabarete, a small beach town on the Dominican Republic’s north coast. With two international airports nearby, in Puerto Plata and Santiago de los Caballeros, it’s fairly easy to get to and from North America, with many direct flights from the major cities there....

We Left a Dream Life to Find True Paradise in Panama

We Left a Dream Life to Find True Paradise in Panama

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October 5, 2018

Before Panama was a blip on their radar, Fred and Renee Proctor, originally from New York and Boston, lived a dream life. They spent 11 years sailing their charter boat, the Pepper, around St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands. “I want your job” was a constant refrain from customers who had enjoyed a day aboard the Pepper...

Old World Edinburgh is Walkable, Welcoming, and Surprisingly Affordable

Old World Edinburgh is Walkable, Welcoming, and Surprisingly Affordable

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October 3, 2018

Scotland might sound like an unusual place to retire, but for my husband, Roy, and I, ours was an unusual retirement. For one thing, we deliberately moved from the Southern California sunshine to a land of wind and rain. For another, we brought our entire family along...