Why Malta is considered one of the best countries for retirement.

Malta has been placed on the list of the top 15 countries to retire in. The idyllic islands and peaceful lifestyle make it the perfect place to relax.

Malta has been placed on the list of the top 15 countries to retire at this year, by Forbes. This survey comes right after the 2013 edition of the World Risk Report, which placed Malta as the second safest country. In the retirement survey, factors such as the price of groceries, average temperature, utility costs, hospitality of the locals, real estate, health care, entertainment and integration in society were taken into consideration.