Upgrade: These Arizona retirees ‘couldn’t afford’ America — now they live their dream life on $2,000 a month in Ecuador

At 72, Jacqueline Mackenzie has lived in nearly every state in the U.S. (her father was in the military and moved the family often), spent six years in Mexico and traveled all over the world.

But it’s in Vilcabamba — a town in southern Ecuador in the foothills of the Andes — where the retired teacher plans to spend the rest of her life.

“The climate is just unbelievable — never below 58 or above 86,” says Mackenzie, who moved to Ecuador with her husband Don in 2013. Jacqueline, who loves to garden, adds: ‘You can grow 365 days a year.

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