Have you considered retiring in the Philippines or Thailand? What are the pros and cons? How much will you need to live? Will you enjoy the culture, weather, lifestyle and pace of life? Which is better, cities, beach communities or the rural areas? How much culture shock should I expect? These are great questions. Let's share our research, recent visits and tips to learn if Thailand or the Philippines is the right choice for you. Meetup with other interested people who are considering Southeast Asia as their retirement location.