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Best Places to Retire

25 August 2021, 16:54 CET

One of the long-term goals of many investors is retirement savings. These funds are meant to ensure a comfortable life when the person will no longer be working due to age. Often these plans involve moving to another region or even a country.

Often these plans involve moving to another region or even a country.

How to Select the Best Spot to Retire?

Retirement is a time when you can make all your dreams finally come true! Depending on your preferences, you can go for a place bustling with life or, on the contrary, a serene area where you can enjoy some silence. The place where you choose to retire also highly depends on your preferred climate. Here, you will find a list of countries that offer the best conditions for retired people to fully enjoy their well-deserved rest.


Portugal attracts tourists with its charming fishing villages, medieval towns, beaches, and golf courses - a true paradise for a vacation. No wonder that many pensioners also set their sights on this beautiful country. Retirees who come to Portugal love to settle on the Atlantic coast of the Algarve with its warm waters, pleasant weather throughout the year, and average air temperatures from + 12 ° C in January to + 24 ° C in July.

Costa Rica

Another warm destination on our list, Costa Rica, is also known as the "Switzerland of Central America". Low cost of living, affordable medical assistance, and great nature are just some of the things that attract both tourists and retirees to this wondrous country. Besides, it is an excellent place to lead a healthy lifestyle. Costa Rica has a culture of outdoor activities with fishing, golfing, hiking, surfing, and yoga. What's more, you will be pleased with the abundance of locally produced healthy products, such as fruits, vegetables, meat, and seafood.


Mexico has been a go-to retirement destination for US residents for years now. The country is now home to over 1 million Americans and half a million Canadians, creating a super friendly community where you will never feel alone. The low cost of living, a warm climate, and rich culture are the highlights of this fascinating country.


For those who love Europe, snow, and plenty of personal space, Finland is the perfect option. Every retiree has discounts for visiting museums, theaters, and cultural events. Besides, it is an excellent country to enjoy fresh seafood and stunning Nordic nature.


Another European gem, Italy, is a country that has it all. Delicious food, friendly people, a plethora of cultural events, and a variety of climatic conditions makes it pretty universal. Besides, it is a country with the biggest number of residents over the age of 65 in Europe, which means that you will easily find yourself company over a cup of amazing coffee.

Choose the Perfect Retirement Spot!

There are plenty of places around the world that can fit your retirement goals. However, if you do not feel safe relocating without having any additional financial backup, set those worries aside. Payday Depot always has you covered in case of unexpected situations. We wish you a relaxing retirement!

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