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About Lynn Clare

Lynn Clare is a freelance writer living in Denver, Colorado. She is an avid traveler and loves writing about her adventures for women who travel solo at http://www.Womens-Independent-Travel.com
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5 Vacation Planning Tips for Dynamic Older Travelers
4 months ago

5 Vacation Planning Tips for Dynamic Older Travelers

By  •  Travel

So, you’ve just booked your fantastic holiday or family vacation – now what? Getting ready to leave is much more complicated than just packing.

There are so many arrangements that need to be made before leaving home. It doesn’t matter if it is for a few days or a few weeks, there are some things you need to remember to do. Read More

Why a Solo Cruise Can Be a Wonderful Lifetime Experience
4 months ago

Why a Solo Cruise Can Be a Wonderful Lifetime Experience

By  •  Travel

My first solo cruise was such a great experience, much easier and more fun than I ever expected. It was a small ship (700 passengers) and not entirely full so it was a good way for me to try cruising. Also, I met so many wonderful people – couples and singles – who were happy to talk about their experiences and give me good information on what to consider if I wanted to continue cruising. Read More

Sailing Solo: What I Learned from My First Cruise Alone
8 months ago

Sailing Solo: What I Learned from My First Cruise Alone

By  •  Travel

I had always wanted to take a cruise.

Everyone I know who’s ever gone has loved it and had wonderful stories to share. It seemed like an easy and fun way to go to many different destinations and travel with others closer to my own age. I received some great advice from people about how to pick the cruise that was right for me. Read More

Stress-Free Travel After 60 is Possible – Just Don’t Forget Your Magic Wand!
1 year ago

Stress-Free Travel After 60 is Possible – Just Don’t Forget Your Magic Wand!

By  •  Travel

Years ago, when I encountered any sort of problem or difficulty at work, I would tell my team not to worry. I would reassure them that I would just bring in my magic wand. Everything would be fine. Read More

I Found My True Self in My 60s and You Can Too!
1 year ago

I Found My True Self in My 60s and You Can Too!

By  •  Mindset

Sometimes, as we age, our true essence can begin to fade. A life that was once vibrant and grand can become subdued and pale. You continue on, day by day, with what needs to done and, in many ways, you feel like you are just going through the motions. When this happens, your spirit feels diminished. Read More

What I Learned from My Downsizing Adventure
1 year ago

What I Learned from My Downsizing Adventure

By  •  Lifestyle

I’ve been considering moving for several years now. I have wanted to downsize and move somewhere warm and be close to the water. Read More

The Best Travel Memories Come in Orange Plastic Bags
1 year ago

The Best Travel Memories Come in Orange Plastic Bags

By  •  Travel

As I was packing for a short work trip recently, I pulled out a bright orange plastic Sainsbury’s bag that I had from my last trip to London. It brought back such a flood of great memories that you would have thought it was a priceless memento. Read More

Everything I Was Told About Getting Older Was Wrong
2 years ago

Everything I Was Told About Getting Older Was Wrong

By  •  Mindset

Getting older was something that I always heard the women in my family talk about. They discussed how awful the “change” was and said that life would never be the same again. It was always a very sad and disappointing topic. Read More

Packing Challenge: 3 Weeks – 2 Climates – 1 Bag
2 years ago

Packing Challenge: 3 Weeks – 2 Climates – 1 Bag

By  •  Travel

Last year, as I prepared for a spring trip to Europe, I thought about all of the different activities and climates I would need to plan for. There would be sunny beaches in Spain, cold and wet hikes in Ireland and of course the fantastic dinners and dances with my friends. Read More

Celebrating My 60th Birthday in Mexico
2 years ago

Celebrating My 60th Birthday in Mexico

By  •  Mindset

Every year, I plan an international trip for my birthday. It’s a wonderful way to mark the passage of time and an excellent excuse to go somewhere fun. I especially love milestone birthdays and, since this year was my 60th, I wanted to do something extra special for myself. Read More