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Is senior travel different than travel at other stages in our lives? Where can we find the best senior tours, cruises and travel adventures? Let’s discuss these fascinating topics together!

Top 10 Gifts That Will Be Appreciated by a Light Mature Traveller
2 days ago

Top 10 Gifts That Will Be Appreciated by a Light Mature Traveller

The festive season is fast approaching, and a large portion of the population will head to the stores to buy gifts. But do you know what to get your sister, friend, or mother who loves to travel lightly? To make it easy on you, I’ve put together a list of gift ideas for light travellers. Read More

8 Ways to Enjoy a Long Layover While Traveling in Your 60s
2 days ago

8 Ways to Enjoy a Long Layover While Traveling in Your 60s

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How many times have you experienced delayed flights/trains when traveling as a mature woman? Did you feel exhausted? Worn out? Would you say you’re ready to give up travel because of that? Read More

Why Introducing Your Grandchild to the World of Travel is One of the Greatest Gifts You Can Give Them 
3 days ago

Why Introducing Your Grandchild to the World of Travel is One of the Greatest Gifts You Can Give Them 

Travel has always been a passion of mine. As a child, I unfortunately did not have the wonderful experience of having grandparents in my life. But I know they were strong and loving people who hardly left the part of London where they were raised. Perhaps, in counterpoint, the strongest and most powerful memories that shaped my values and lifestyle were related to travel. Read More

A Girl Alone: The Gift of Post-60 Solo Travel
1 week ago

A Girl Alone: The Gift of Post-60 Solo Travel

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Helen was standing near the front of the line at the United gate. She was blonde, attractive, and perfectly put together. My guess? Mid- to late-60s. Read More

The Crazy (Often Funny) Truth About Finding a Toilet While Traveling Abroad
2 weeks ago

The Crazy (Often Funny) Truth About Finding a Toilet While Traveling Abroad

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Most of us 60-somethings do a lot of research before we grab our bags and head off on a trip abroad. Read More

Ready to Actually Relax in Retirement? These Idyllic Retreats Will Help You Recharge
2 weeks ago

Ready to Actually Relax in Retirement? These Idyllic Retreats Will Help You Recharge

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As we settle into fall and savor the changing colors and crisp air, some of us think about connecting with nature or taking some time to get away from the everyday hustle and bustle. Read More

The Importance of Being an Adventurous Traveler After 50
3 weeks ago

The Importance of Being an Adventurous Traveler After 50

As a generation, we have never liked the idea of being told how to behave. We didn’t accept society’s rules in the 60s and we don’t accept them now that we are in our 60s. Read More

6 Ways to Find Amazing Senior Travel Discounts and Budget Travel Options
4 weeks ago

6 Ways to Find Amazing Senior Travel Discounts and Budget Travel Options

Women over 60 are often eager to travel and see the world. In fact, traveling is one of the things that many women most look forward to in retirement.

Unfortunately, some people feel that they just can’t afford the luxury of travel. So, to help you reach your dream destination faster, here are a few ideas for how you can save money on your travel costs. Read More

8 Tips to Help You Clear Airport Security Fast with Carry-On Only (Consider #4!)
1 month ago

8 Tips to Help You Clear Airport Security Fast with Carry-On Only (Consider #4!)

Airports can be stressful. This could be your first trip and negotiating the maze of buildings is challenging. There are so many people, corridors, signs, shops and distractions. Read More

3 Travel Tips for Mature Women Who Love Solo Adventures (#1 Can Save You $1,000s!)
1 month ago

3 Travel Tips for Mature Women Who Love Solo Adventures (#1 Can Save You $1,000s!)

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Traveling solo and living like a local is a dream many older women share. The thought of immersing yourself in a culture you find fascinating is alluring. However, many mature women never take the plunge, letting their apprehensions override their desires. If you are looking for ways to travel off the beaten path but still feel safe and comfortable, you will enjoy today’s video with Shila Desai! Read More