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Tourist on a suspended bridge, Monteverde Cloud Forest, Costa Rica
Couples can retire here, where two-thirds of the country’s population is concentrated, for between $2,000 and $2,500 a month. The area is surrounded by forests, mountains and farms.
According to International Living, retirees will find, “elegant residential communities, excellent medical facilities, first-class shopping, splendid restaurants, and spectacular natural wonders.”