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In 1991 Billy and Akaisha Kaderli retired at the age of 38. Now, into their 3rd decade of this financially independent lifestyle, they invite you to take advantage of their wisdom and experience.


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For more information on what you'll find in Chapala click on Chapala and Mexico Travel Information

 What to bring to Mexico


New! The Adventurer's Guide to Destination Choices
Guatemala vs Mexico vs Thailand vs USA

 The Adventurer's Guide to Mexico's Highlands
Featuring Zacatecas, Jerez and Guanajuato

 The Adventurer's Guide to the Pacific Coast of Mexico
Traveler or a dreamer, this Guide's for you.

The Adventurer's Guide to Chapala Living, Second Edition
A must read for your visit to Lake Chapala

Our Chapala, Mexico Page All Chapala, all the time. Stories, information on medical, assisted living, hospitals, clinics, restaurants, sports and social activities, real estate, newsletters, forums and more.   

Our Puerto Vallarta Homepage Fun in the sun! Restaurants, the malecon, beach vendors, videos, live music, and more. Less than an hour flight from Guadalajara, Mexico airport.

Our Chacala, Nayarit, Mexico Homepage Beach fun! LIVE MUSIC, restaurants, artisan beer brewery, delicious fresh seafood, videos and more. Just north of Puerto Vallarta, this tiny beach town is worth visiting!

Our Comitan, Mexico Page Nestled in the mountains of Chiapas, 56 miles from the border of Guatemala this town is family friendly, clean, affordable and is becoming more upscale with its choice of restaurants, cafes and shopping. Check it out.

Our Morelia, Mexico Homepage  A Fine Colonial City in Central Mexico with international restaurants, rooftop bars and cafes, one of the most beautiful Cathedrals in the nation, and an alleyway made specifically for romance! Engrave your lover's name and yours on the lock and seal your love forever!

Our Patzcuaro, Mexico, Homepage Patzcuaro is a mixed colonial mountain town with an indigenous feel. Founded in the 1320s, it is older, poorer, and less flashy than Morelia and with a more indigenous presence. It's a quick trip into the past.

Our Oaxaca, Mexico Homepage The Colonial city of Oaxaca, Mexico is known for its delicious variety in cuisine, its international flavor, its beauteous architecture, good weather, mezcal and more. For stories and information on Oaxaca, see this page.

Our Mexico City, Mexico Homepage International, historical, wondrous, modern Mexico City. Museums, restaurants, walking streets and more.

VIDEOS, VIDEOS, VIDEOS! See Mexico for yourself! Beaches, Bars, Babes, Great Food, Live Music.

Ticabus - for bus travel through Mexico and Central America. Tours, hotels, charters

 Chapala Plaza, A Great Place to Meet Friends

Chapala Plaza, A Great Place to Meet Friends

Make the Most of Feasting Internationally

Can My Stomach Handle the Food in Mexico?

Comparing Various Latin American Cities and Towns for Retirement Living

7 Reasons to Move to Latin America

Exotic Travel for Less

Tequila's Finer Pleasures

Billy's Tooth Implant

The Chapala Living Guide 2nd Edition


Hot Springs in San Juan Cosala

VIDEO - Chapala Malecon Part 1

VIDEO - Chapala Malecon Part 2 

Personal Capital - Living the Village Life

The Heart of Mexico; Love in a Cantina

"One Way or Another" Party - El Gavilan, Chapala

Asadero, Mi Ranchito

VIDEO - My Favorite Cantina - MUSIC -Besame Mucho

VIDEO LIVE JAZZ Concert Latin Rhythms, Saxophone and more

VIDEO LIVE JAZZ Concert, Chapala Big Band

VIDEO LIVE JAZZ - A Cappella Womens Group, Chapala

VIDEO - A Tortilla Factory? Watch Them Being Made!

VIDEO - Travel through Mexico's Pacific Coast

VIDEO - House sitting through Mexico and Guatemala

VIDEO - Girls Dancing to Latin Rhythms - Chapala

VIDEO - Belly Dancing at Sunset - Chapala

VIDEO - Carnival Night LIVE MUSIC - Chapala

VIDEO - Mariachis in Chapala - LIVE MUSIC

VIDEO - Stormy Weather in Chapala - Hurricane Bud off the Coast

The Heart of Mexico; Love in a Cantina

All That Jazz! - International Jazz Concerts, Chapala, Mexico

Top 10 FREE Things to Do in Chapala, Mexico

5 Best Food Joints in Chapala, Mexico

VIDEO The Best Tacos... EVER!

Four Dentists in Chapala, Mexico - Utilizing Dental Tourism in Mexico

Quick Comparison: Chapala, Mexico to Panajachel, Guatemala

VIDEO - House sitting through Mexico and Guatemala

Dental Care in Chapala

Doctor My Eyes

Costs of Living in Chapala

A Touching Volunteer Experience

Billy's Birthday Bash

A Mexican Adventure


Eight Day Adventure around Lake Chapala

Lights, Tennis, Action!

Chapala Today

il Giardino Restaurant

Got those Immigration Blues

Chapala Tennis & Volleyball

Chapala, Mexico, The Way I See It

A Classic Aztec-Mexican Celebration

Chapala Tennis Court Construction August 2000

My First Calcutta!...Tennis Tournament....Mexican Style

Continuous Care - Opening Up the Conversation

Alicia's Convalescent Complex

Continuous Care Facilities in Mexico


Chapala Tennis & Volleyball


Other Locations

Panajachel, Guatemala to Tapachula, Mexico

Tapachula, Mexico

City Pub, Tapachula, Mexico

Plaza de Mariscos, Tapachula, Mexico

Tepoz Nieves Ice Cream, Tapachula, Mexico


Ole Mexico....Should You Go?

 A Magical Mushroom Tour

8 Must See Places in Mexico

Mexican High Sierra 

 Mesmerizing Mazamitla

Tip Your hat to La Providencia

So Why Sahuayo?

Marimba on the Plaza video

Come See Our World video

One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, FLOOR!

  Centuries of Tequila Tradition

Tradition, Passion, Pride

 Mexican Road Warriors

 Colima, Mexico

105 Day Adventure

Is Eating Street Food Safe?




Comitan Plaza

Camino Secreto Restaurant, Comitan, Mexico

500 Noches Cafe Bar, Comitan, Mexico

Los Faroles Suites and Hotel, Comitan, Mexico

The Ancient Weaving Loom, Comitan, Mexico

Comitan Day Market, Comitan, Mexico

Coffee in Comitan, Mexico

Mexico City

Beautiful and Historic Mexico City Zocalo

Streets of Mexico City

Walking Streets of Mexico City

Hotel Casa Gonzalez, Mexico City

Balboa Pizzaria, Mexico City

Like Chicken Wings? Try Wings Army, Mexico City

Mexico City Street Food, Mexico City

Plaza Santiago, Inquisition Palace, Mexico City


A Typical Day in Oaxaca City, Oaxaca, Mexico

Oaxaca, Mexico 

Comparing Panajachel, Guatemala to Oaxaca, Mexico as a Retirement Destination

The Zocalo, Oaxaca, Mexico

Mezcal, the Pride of Oaxaca, Mexico

Flying High Over Oaxaca

Mezzaluna Italian Ristorante, Oaxaca, Mexico

Church of Santo Domingo, Oaxaca, Mexico

Tastavins Tapas Wine Bar, Oaxaca

The Streets of Oaxaca, Mexico

Carne Asada - Oaxaca, Mexico Merdado

Berlina Bistro, Oaxaca, Mexico  

Beautiful Lake Chapala

Beautiful Lake Chapala

Maya Ruins

 Monte Alban, Oaxaca, Mexico 

The Chichen Itza Adventure

Tulum Ruins on the Beach in the Yucatan

Palenque, Mexico


 Caleta de Campos, Mexico

 A Gringo Hangout, Melaque, Mexico

 A Special Place, Caleta de Campos


More Zihuatanejo

 Where Life is a Breeze, Puerto Escondido, Mexico

 A Great Place to Chill, Puerto Escondido, Mexico 

Puerto Escondido Revisted, Oaxaca, Mexico

VIDEO - Puerto Escondido, Where Life's a Beach

Puerto Vallarta - A Quick Getaway Trip

VIDEO - Puerto Vallarta Beach Bar - LIVE MUSIC

Puerto Vallarta - The Beach Boardwalk

VIDEO - Playa de Los Muertos in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta - Fidencio's Beach Restaurant

VIDEO - Sunset at the beach in Puerto Vallarta

VIDEO - Sunrise at the Beach in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta - Cafe de Olla

Puerto Vallarta - Margarita Grill

VIDEO - Margarita Grill

Puerto Vallarta - Beach Vendors

Puerto Vallarta - The Stunning Malecon

Yelapa - just down the coast from Puerto Vallarta

The Yucatan

Campeche, Mexico

Merida, Yucatan, Mexico

Xcalak Mexico Living ... Off the Grid!

Tulum Ruins


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Billy and Akaisha Kaderli are recognized retirement experts and internationally published authors on topics of finance, medical tourism and world travel. With the wealth of information they share on their award winning website, they have been helping people achieve their own retirement dreams since 1991. They wrote the popular books, The Adventurer’s Guide to Early Retirement and Your Retirement Dream IS Possible available on their website bookstore or on

Retire Early Lifestyle appeals to a different kind of person – the person who prizes their independence, values their time, and who doesn’t want to mindlessly follow the crowd.

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