Top Retirement Towns
Lake atitlan(7637 Views)
What Lake Atitlan is like for active adults
The towns around Lake Atitlan represent an interesting merge of cultures. The lake is the most popular tourist destination in Guatemala. Communities of hippies settled in during the 60s. And yet, some of these towns remain among the most traditional in all of the country. Men still wear traditional clothing, and many do not speak Spanish, instead relying on more ancient, pre-Columbus language. The setting itself is jaw dropping...
Marco island(21058 Views)
What Marco Island is like for active adults
Marco Island is on a barrier island on the southwest corner of Florida. It is the last community of any size on the southern end of Florida's Gulf side. The population is just over 18,000 and the average age, 60, reflects its popularity as a retirement destination. Development is filling in the area between Naples to the north and Marco. There is not too much of a central town. Marco Island is a relatively new town...
What Lebanon is like for active adults
Lebanon is a fairly affluent city of 20,000 in southwestern Ohio, part of the Cinncinati Metro. It is both a suburb and a town in its own right. Tourists come here for the The Warren County Historical Museum, an outstanding county museum. The Glendower State Memorial provides a classic example of residential Greek Revival architecture along with many elegant Empire and Victorian furnishings...
What Roseburg is like for active adults
Roseburg is a small town in southwestern Oregon with a steady population of 21,000. The average age is higher than average, about 39. Roseburg is an old mill town where the mill has closed down. Some people like the town, whereas others complain on forums about drug use and unemployment. It has a reputation as being a retirement town. It gets more rain than the U.S. average in winter, and less in summer. Photo of downtown courtesy of Wikipedia...