Retirement; like your parents, but way cooler
In 1991 Billy and Akaisha Kaderli retired at the age
of 38. Now, into their 4th decade of this
financially independent lifestyle, they invite you
to take advantage of their wisdom and experience.
in Cuernavaca, Mexico
Billy and Akaisha Kaderli
Cuernavaca is a city known for its temperate climate. Dignitaries from
around the world have built vacation homes here for just this reason, and
residents of the Capitol,
come here for daytrips and quick getaways.
We had just spent some time
Mexico, and decided to take
a quick trip
to Cuernavaca while we were in the area.
One thing we noticed right
away, is that the side streets of this city were colorful, quaint and sometimes
Tiled fountain and wrought iron balconies
The side streets in Cuernavaca were
well-tended. Here you see a drained fountain with
Wrought iron balconies decorate flat-fronted
buildings, and beautiful archways complete the Colonial look.
Young woman standing in the doorway
This beautiful young lady was having her
photo taken by a friend. The various backgrounds made each photo captivating.
This sky blue building with the greenery
surrounding it gave a soft, romantic feel.
Restaurants and bars line this tiny
With its attractive painted buildings,
beautiful plants and cobblestone walkways, this alley was enchanting.
In this distinct way,
Cuernavaca seemed more artistic in representation than
Beautiful greenery draping down from the
This azure blue painted building is stunning
with the vines cascading down from the rooftop.
Look closely and you will see the same woman
mentioned previously, having her photo taken again by her friend.
Mural of Green Blob on a deep purple
In general, murals are very commonplace in
Mexico. They add drama and dimension to the ordinary.
Another characteristic about Mexico, is that
they are not afraid of using color. This deep purple building is
Another distinctive mural on the side of a
This mural is done by the same artist as the
one in the previous photo. He is quite talented, and his work adds to the
distinctive character of the city.
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