Toulon, France

Given its ideal placement along the French Riviera, the coastal city of Toulon in southeastern France provides an idyllic lifestyle for residents and short-term visitors. Away from the hustle-and-bustle of big “resort” towns like Nice, Cannes, and St. Tropez, unassuming Toulon lies a bit off the radar and residents wouldn’t have it any other way.

Pau, France

It’s no surprise that the city of Pau (pronounced “Po”) is casually creeping into more and more “top 10 places to retire” lists. Geographically, you’d be hard-pressed to find a better location. A stone’s throw from the Spanish border (30 miles to be exact), Pau enjoys an enviable position between...

Move to Costa Rica

Why would you want to move to Costa Rica? As thousands of expats will tell you, Costa Rica offers a fantastic lifestyle at a reasonable cost. Not to mention that Costa Rica is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, with a modern capital city, long stretches of deserted tropical beaches, cool mountain getaways, and pristine lake regions.