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Beating the summer heat

Friday, September 8th, 2017   4:45 pm |  Category:   Retirement locations, Travel   |  1 Comment  | Author:     bio

By the end of June when temps near 90 degrees daily in Florida I’m ready to escape.   Here is a quick summary of my 2017 travels and how I avoided much of the severe Florida summer. Hopefully it will provide some ideas for the future!   The first two weeks of July I spent …more

Does Your Retirement Future Include Road Trips…in an RV Perhaps?

Sunday, August 20th, 2017   5:20 pm |  Category:   Life, Retirement locations, Travel   |  3 Comments  | Author:     bio

Confident in the belief that life was about more than the career that I enjoyed, I retired on August 13, 2015, with the intent to begin the next chapter of a life well lived.  To be sure, I would miss all of the things that everyone mentions when leaving the work force—the friends, the challenges, …more

Retirement on the Road

Saturday, August 12th, 2017   2:46 pm |  Category:   Life, Retirement locations, Travel   |  2 Comments  | Author:     bio

I have now lived in my tiny house on wheels for a year. It is a gypsy wagon also called a vardo, lovingly built by John Kaznecki of Maine. We set it on a Ford F150 truck with 5’x8’ bed last March.   How did this happen?   Well, I retired from work at the …more

Thailand Wildlife

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017   6:55 pm |  Category:   Retirement locations, Travel   |  Add Comment  | Author:     bio

Yes indeed, many head to Thailand for a taste of wild-life, but it’s also an awesome place to encounter wildlife. And that’s exactly what two ole classmates did recently.   It had been over forty years since we were in high school or had even seen each other! We were one grade apart, Rob being …more

Guadeloupe: Paradise Found

Saturday, July 8th, 2017   2:38 pm |  Category:   Retirement locations, Travel   |  3 Comments  | Author:     bio

Guadeloupe is an overseas region of France located in the Lesser Antilles of the Caribbean…not to be confused with Guadalupe island off of the west coast of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula. With a population of over 400,000, Guadeloupe is the largest E.U. territory in North America. An archipelago consisting of two larger islands, Basse-Terre and …more

An idyllic Greek isle

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017   12:05 am |  Category:   Retirement locations, Travel   |  Add Comment  | Author:     bio

Another hot day on a Greek island. Another day of people watching down in a waterfront café. Freddo cappuccino and a sesame koulouri (bread ring) for breakfast. An ouzo and octopus as a midday aperitif before your lunch of stuffed tomatoes and peppers. Siesta, then a warm swim in the calm, clear blue waters of …more

Retiring to the tropical island of Fiji

Saturday, June 10th, 2017   4:32 pm |  Category:   Retirement locations, Travel   |  Add Comment  | Author:     bio

792,000 people visited Fiji in 2016 – almost equivalent to the nation’s population. Clearly people have discovered the big Bula smiles and the relaxed way of life and it is resonating in people’s hearts.   Can I retire to Fiji?   Immigration to Fiji is very strict. Before you start planning your retirement in Fiji, …more

Spellbound by Switzerland’s Splendor

Monday, May 29th, 2017   1:25 pm |  Category:   Retirement locations, Travel   |  4 Comments  | Author:     bio

On a sunny day, as if mesmerized, my sister remains frozen at our window seat held spellbound by Switzerland’s splendor. “It’s amazing,” she exclaims. “In Switzerland every mile is beautiful.”     Visitors tend to agree; we have arguably one of the best views in the world. Our house above Lake Geneva overlooks the Alps …more

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