Retire in Corozal, Belize
Last updated on Jan 15, 2023
Summary: Retirees share their experiences living in Corozal, Belize. What are the challenges and rewards of retiring in Corozal?
What is it like to retire in Corozal?
"We live in an area full of wildlife, Mayan temple and surrounded by water. Simply awesome ar Cerros Sands. Lots of expat interaction if that's what you want, or just live and do your own thing," explained a retiree in Cerros Sands Corozal .
What advice do overseas retirees have for others considering retiring abroad?
"New host countries bank system, currency, taxes etc. need local drivers license?," said another retiree in Corozal.
What are the most challenging aspects of retiring in Corozal?
"Belize having to deal with the ongoing banking restrictions. Its not that bad but getting a bank account opened requires a bit of patience," remarked another retiree in Cerros Sands Corozal .
What are the most rewarding aspects of retiring in Corozal?
"Great Lifestyle. The roads are getting better all the time in Corozal. We don't get high humidity and crime is very rare," explained one retiree living in Cerros Sands Corozal .
What are healthcare services like in Corozal?
We asked retirees if they have access to good medical care in Corozal. They wrote:
"Cheap and good! Chetumal, Mexico is just over the border if you want to get a second opinion. Not expensive at all," explained a retiree in Cerros Sands Corozal .
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