Florida has long been a favorite with retirees in the United States. It’s a lifestyle choice more than anything else and the warm weather certainly doesn’t hurt. The Sate also boasts incredible beaches and marinas and has a reputation for some of the best cuisine and entertainment options in the United States.
Now there is another option for those who want to either spend the holiday season in Florida or purchase a permanent home. The retirement community – The Villages has made it even easier than ever before to enjoy the company of like minded seniors in a safe and secure environment. This is place that could only be called a hometown – it certainly does not fit the mold of a ‘retirement village’ – it’s a fully fledged community of active seniors who want to enjoy their retirement to the full.
The sheer scale of the activities and opportunities at The Villages is impressive in itself. And for those who enjoy and round of golf the fact that The Villages offers lifetime free membership to a number of executive courses in the community is an enormous bonus given that golf is one of the most popular pastimes for active seniors.
However The Villages is more than just a round of golf. It has an enormous number of activities that have been made available to encourage socialization or just simply enjoying the company of like minded people.
For instance the community is extremely neighborly and the fact that three traditional town squares have been built into the neighborhood makes it fun to get out into the open air and enjoy the company of others in a safe and secure environment.
There are also a number of entertainment venues that are open year round. this allows friends and families to stage their own productions or to take in any one of the quality shows that are periodically staged.
With 2,500 social clubs focusing on an enormous number of lifestyles there is always the opportunity to meet new people and explore favorite hobbies and pastimes. Or with an enormous number of restaurants and eateries the opportunity to enjoy a quiet dinner or something a little more active is always available. The Village also has numerous retail outlets which make shopping fun – so there’s never an excuse to ignore what this amazing age restricted community has to offer.