Sunny Cancun has much more to offer than its party-town reputation might suggest. Plenty of gorgeous, drama-free family resorts cater to folks who want to experience the tropical Yucatan climate. There are significant Mayan ruins here, such as El Rey and the Yamil Lu’um, a crumbling tower of pale gray stone. Learn more about this ancient civilization at the Museo Maya de Cancun. For a literal taste of Mexico, take a tour of the Museo Sensorial del Tequila. The mysticism of the Maya culture and its natural beauty make Cancun, the perfect retirement destination for those who want to live by the sea. Located to the northeast of Quintana Roo, this destination stopped being a plain fishermen island surrounded by virgin forests and uninhabited beaches, to become the most internationally renowned Mexican tourist center. Currently, this destination is home to the world’s major hotel chains, the best restaurants and first class tourist services. Cancun, one of the favorite beach destinations in the world, is the dream home for living out your retirement in complete harmony with nature.