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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!

8 Tips for Choosing a Cruise You Will Actually Love!
3 months ago

8 Tips for Choosing a Cruise You Will Actually Love!

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“I tried cruising once; I don’t think it’s for me.” This is usually said after accompanying a friend on a cruise that you had no say in choosing. Well, here’s the caveat. Those who decide they didn’t enjoy their cruise were most likely on the wrong ship! Read More

7 Nifty Ideas to Help Any Progressive Older Woman Pack the Right Colours for Light Travel
3 months ago

7 Nifty Ideas to Help Any Progressive Older Woman Pack the Right Colours for Light Travel

When we pack our travel bags, the one thing that gives us the most hardship is clothes. All of us traveling women know that making decisions about what to take can plague us: Should I take this? Will it match that? Read More

How to Avoid Tummy Trouble While Travelling: Here’s Some Healthy Travel Eating Advice from a Pro
4 months ago

How to Avoid Tummy Trouble While Travelling: Here’s Some Healthy Travel Eating Advice from a Pro

We’ve all been there. We’re having a wonderful holiday making beautiful memories, but our bodies are just not cooperating. Indigestion, dehydration, and other digestive issues can put a damper on the best vacations. So, we’ve turned to nutrition expert Ashley Koff to learn all the dos and don’ts of travel nutrition. Enjoy the show! Read More

How Low Can You Go: 10 Items Older Women Must Take on a Week-long Cruise
4 months ago

How Low Can You Go: 10 Items Older Women Must Take on a Week-long Cruise

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I have long been an advocate of packing light. It has saved me more headaches than I can count. There have been times when I decided it was necessary to take a little more ‘just in case’ and I always regretted it. Read More

6 Hip Winter Holiday Ideas that Won’t Cost an Arm and a Leg
4 months ago

6 Hip Winter Holiday Ideas that Won’t Cost an Arm and a Leg

Traveling in winter holds a special allure – it can be fun to get away from home if you live in a cold weather climate and enjoy sunnier days. Or even if you don’t want to go to the beach, traveling in winter can also be an ideal opportunity to explore new cities or enjoy some “indoor sights,” whether that means restaurants, cinema, museums, concerts or nightlife.

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Cities Are the Latest HOT Boomer Retirement Destinations… How to “Try Before You Buy”
4 months ago

Cities Are the Latest HOT Boomer Retirement Destinations… How to “Try Before You Buy”

Today, 55% of the world’s population lives in cities. According to the UN, that number is expected to increase to 68% by 2050. By that time, two out of every three people are likely to be living in urban areas. And, millions of these city dwellers will be retirees! Read More

12 Ways to Save Money and Have Fun as a Staycation Expert
4 months ago

12 Ways to Save Money and Have Fun as a Staycation Expert

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Are you already a staycation expert? Have you ever thought of becoming a tourist in your own home town? The stay-at-home vacation is becoming increasingly popular and with these immediate benefits, it’s no wonder.
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Don’t Tread on My Climb Kilimanjaro Dreams: The Importance of a Support System
4 months ago

Don’t Tread on My Climb Kilimanjaro Dreams: The Importance of a Support System

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“You can’t make it to the top. You’re from Florida, so you’re going to get altitude sickness.”

My friend Ginger, a fellow Floridian in her 50s, had just told this other friend of hers that she had set her sights on climbing Kilimanjaro in July of 2019. Read More

Romantic Destinations: 5 Tips for Women Traveling Solo After 60
5 months ago

Romantic Destinations: 5 Tips for Women Traveling Solo After 60

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After losing my husband and globe-trotting partner of 24 years to cancer, I knew I would travel again someday. At nearly 60, I was still a relatively young woman, and there was a lot of world left to see. But my trips to so-called ‘romantic’ destinations were history as far as I was concerned. Read More

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