Retirement is an adventure you have been waiting for all your life! But finding the right place to call home can be difficult. There are so many great places to choose from, how can you decide? Well, Ann Arbor has a lot to offer and it’s a popular destination to contemplate for retirement. We’ve compiled a list of reasons why you should retire to Ann Arbor.
#1 – Good Times, Great Food
Ann Arbor is not only home to unique restaurants but has become one of Michigan’s top craft beer destinations. Trust us, the list below is just the beginning.
- Wolverine State Brewing Co is known as Michigan’s only all-lager brewery.
- Jolly Pumpkin boasts microbrews and delicious truffle fries.
- Sava’s is very popular restaurant destination, serving locally-sourced, farm fresh dishes. We’ve been told to stop in for their brunch buffet!
#2 – Walk Around Downtown Ann Arbor (Or the University of Michigan’s Campus)
Now is a great time to get some crisp fall air. No matter the season, taking a stroll around Downtown Ann Arbor is not just a great way to weasel in some exercise, but a good excuse to venture outdoors. Another option is to explore The University of Michigan’s campus and enjoy the trails and nature that is surrounded by the university’s architecture.
#3 – Ann Arbor Street Art Fair
Ann Arbor has one of the biggest art fairs in Michigan. The Ann Arbor Street Art Fair usually takes place during the third week of July and is a fun way to get out during the summertime and experience contemporary fine art and crafts. This art fair is a great way to attract and connect many artists and the Ann Arbor community with the general public.
#4 – Great Health Care
Last but certainly not least, Ann Arbor is home to Michigan Medicine, one of the biggest health care facilities in the world. It’s nationally ranked and has had many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements. When preparing for retirement, finding a location with a great medical system is a must!
Start Your Retirement with StoryPoint Saline
StoryPoint Saline is conveniently located right down the road from Ann Arbor, combining small town living with the cultural glow of the big city. We offer a variety of living solutions to fit your needs as you enter retirement age. Contact us or give us a ring at 1-855-40-STORY, we’d love you hear from you and get you started on your new retirement journey.