Crete and Corfu: For a Healthy, Simple, Greek Island Retirement

Crete and Corfu: For a Healthy, Simple, Greek Island Retirement

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June 12, 2020

Today, the birthplace of democracy can still be a messy place—just as it increasingly is across the U.S., the United Kingdom, and elsewhere. But this, too, is Greece: A country so beautiful, calm, relaxing— and so relatively inexpensive—that it’s attracting retirees happily trading the messiness elsewhere for the messiness of a more fulfilling...

3 Towns I Love Near Medellín, Colombia – Guatapé, Jericó, and Jardín

3 Towns I Love Near Medellín, Colombia – Guatapé, Jericó, and Jardín

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June 11, 2020

Medellín, the world-famous capital of Colombia's coffee-growing region, is a justly popular tourist destination. But if you visit just the city itself without exploring the smaller towns nearby, you’re missing out on a treat. The charm, beauty, and friendliness of the locals are even more evident in these three towns...

Things To Do In Girona, Spain

Things To Do In Girona, Spain

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June 10, 2020

Sun, sea, and sand are usually the top reasons that people choose Spain for their retirement destination, but what if you could also have mountains and snow, hot spas, medieval towns and villages, vineyards, art and culture, and beautiful landscapes? In the Province of Girona, in the north-east corner of Catalonia...

Is Ireland Really Like That? A Californian Couple Finds Out

Is Ireland Really Like That? A Californian Couple Finds Out

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June 3, 2020

Few countries conjure the kind of romantic images that Ireland does. The mind immediately fills with images of rolling green hills and quaint villages, like the pictures you’ve seen on innumerable postcards and travel magazine pages. It also evokes the idea of simpler times and slower living...