Where would you like to retire to?

  1. We all fantasize about where we will live when we retire. Where do you want to go and live when you retire??? I hope to retire in a nice cabin next to a lake in the Smoky Mountains. That would be heaven for me.
  2. 20 Comments

  3. by   suzy253
    I'd personally like to retire to a home in Maine. Would really like to have a view of the water. Is that asking too much???!!!??? :chuckle
  4. by   suzanne4

    that is why i moved over here already. in anticipation.
  5. by   JACALA_CL
    Leland, Michigan
  6. by   webbiedebbie
    Caymen Islands!
  7. by   Tweety
    I would have homes in Bangkok, on to coast of the Gulf of Thailand, and here in Florida.
  8. by   NRSKarenRN
    In my own little home. Get to see the four seasons change before my eyes.

    1" rise to get in front door. Full bath, bedroom, laundry already on 1st floor.
    We have Senior transit available to take you grocery shopping, casino's mall, great Senior centers with bus trips.

    With all my money saved, will be jet setting to viist my allnurses friends around the globe!
  9. by   Energizer Bunny
    A nice little house on a secluded beach, preferrably in the Keys.
  10. by   movealong
    Maybe Lake Tahoe? Not sure just yet. But I am moving this summer. I am making sure my new home has a bedroom and bath on the first floor. I'm thinking ahead to when I get older and won't want to do stairs. Also, how far from services will I be? Is there a grocery store nearby, how's the public transportation?

    Just thinking ahead. I'm not even close to retirement yet. But if I like Flagstaff, I may stay put there.
  11. by   traumaRUs
    St Thomas, USVI!! Woohoo! This is the third house we've owned - the others before were all ranch homes, very easily accessible. However, we currently live in a large 2-story with all bedrooms upstairs. Its certainly ok for now as hubby and I aren't too old and decrepit yet, but will need to down-size eventually!
  12. by   lisamc1RN
    My husband and I would like to head back home to Maine (he was born and raised there) and buy a nice little home on one of the wonderful lakes up there!
  13. by   jnette
    Here in my mountains for the summer, and would LOVE to have a small place (a shack will do!) right on the ocean somewhere for the winter months.
  14. by   missmercy
    RETIRE?!! Are we allowed to do that?!

    Somewhere warm, lots of water, close enough to see the kids/grandkids, but far enough away from them that they are not "checking up on me" every day.