The World’s Best Places to Retire in 2022
Portugal ranks 4th on the list of the 10 best countries in the world to experience retirement, according to the “2022 Annual Global Retirement Index”.
It’s no wonder that Portugal has topped the charts for the best places to retire through the years. This tiny country in the southwest corner of Europe has something for everyone. Vibrant cities full of Old World charm, miles of golden sandy beaches, green, rolling hills, some of the best healthcare in the world, low cost of living, and safety.
This index is based on 10 scoring indicators ranging from health to climate to safety. The sum of all indicators indicates the final position of each country. Portugal had better scores on climate, health system or cost of living indicators.
The publication also highlights the hospitality and friendliness of the Portuguese. In first place in the ranking, comes Panama, which dethroned Costa Rica to 2nd place, followed by Mexico, in 3rd. After Portugal, Ecuador, Colombia, France, Malta, and Spain close the top 10.
Source: Vida Imobiliária