Most of us, even those that are just in the beginning of their adult life, have dreamt about where they want to retire. Retirement is the time of your life where you can kick back and relax in style. Some of us are lucky and can retire at an early age, if this is the case then it might be because you have a lot of money or have inherited some from family. Retirement is a big change in your life, and if you start planning it now, you could be securing your golden years for a life of pleasure.
A lot of people love the idea of escaping their country’s cold climate for a more exotic location. If you don’t have the aspirations to stick around in your home country, you might want to check out this list of some very luxurious places to live in when you finish your working life.
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Bora Bora is a place that can be closely defined as ‘paradise’. The clear waters, the blue ocean and the white sands all make Bora Bora a gem of a place to spend your retirement on. The laid back attitude on this island will surely increase your lifespan by another 10years.
The island is filled with luxury beach homes and water bungalows where when you wake up in the morning you can literally step out into the ocean. Who needs a swimming pool when you have the best natural pool in the entire world?
In addition to the amazing beauty of Bora Bora, the locals here are extremely friendly. No more drunk youths, no more aggressive people on the subway, just laid back locals with a ‘no worries’ philosophy. If you love island life, this might be the perfect location. Great food, nice people and perfect weather throughout the year is the recipe for a luxurious retirement home.
It is a tourist vacation spot so that you won’t be the only foreigner for half of the year, and in low season you will have time for yourself to reflect on all of life’s pleasures.