Everyone dreams about the day they retire, but once that day comes, what is there to do?  To answer that question, traveling is a great way to utilize your newly open schedule.  Finally, there is time to see all of the beautiful places in the world!  Here are some of the best places to visit for retirees: 


1. Tuscany, Italy


With so much history and beauty, Tuscany is the perfect place for those who have recently retired. We all want to travel out of the country but never seem to find the time.  Well, now you have all of the time in the world!


2. The Caribbean


The Caribbean is the perfect vacation destination if you're looking for relaxation, beauty and crystal blue waters. It's a popular spot, so for retirees who want to avoid the crowds, May or October are ideal times to plan a trip!


3. Paris, France


Paris, believe it or not, is very senior-friendly.  It's a manageable playground and has a great transportation system.  With phenomenal food, history and art added into the mix, Paris is a great spot for retirees. 


4. Alaska


Alaska has become more and more popular over the past few years.  A cruise is a great way to relax and see beautiful glaciers, mesmerizing waterfalls and amazing wildlife in their natural habitats. Alaska is the perfect place for those looking for a relaxing adventure. 


5. The California Coast


California is not only beautiful; it offers a ton of relaxing activities such as touring vineyards, spending the day at the beach, or visiting well-known landmarks such as the Golden Gate Bridge or the Redwood National Park!


6. Williamsburg, Virginia


Williamsburg is a town full of history.  It offers activities such as museums, shopping and golf.  With that being said, Williamsburg is a great way to embrace the past, but also appreciate the present.


If you want to enjoy being newly retired at Collington, a Kendal Affiliate, Washington D.C. is only 15 miles away!