India, April 17 -- Is Gurugram a city for senior citizens? Yes, of course it is. Life is what you make of it.

Having lived in some very clean and picturesque places in the world, last being the beautiful island of Antigua in the West Indies, it was difficult to decide as to where to settle down after retirement. We knew it had to be in north India and very close to an international airport. Gurugram fit the bill.

Remembering the mayhem that traffic is in most towns of India, we looked for a place where our shopping and entertainment needs could be met within walking distance or were a Metro ride away.

We found all this in a condominium just off MG Road-departmental stores, restaurants, movie halls-all a stone's throw away.

But one nee...