Latin America a hot spot for American retirees

You've reached 4 FREE premium stories this month

Simply register to continue. It's free.

Register Learn more

Already registered? Click here to login.

This May 27, 2013 photo shows Eric Carlson, 57, originally from Bonita Spring, Fla, holding a lemon in his backyard in Boquete, west of Panama City, Panama. Panama has become a hot spot for American retirees. They come for the natural beauty, the weather and, perhaps more important, the low cost of living. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)
Advertisement