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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!

The Art of Self Defense for Senior Women Who Travel Solo
3 months ago

The Art of Self Defense for Senior Women Who Travel Solo

By  •  Travel

A recent New York Times article argues that the statistics of violence done to female solo travelers are scary. Women traveling on their own, and there are vastly more of us of all ages now than ever before, are subject to all manner of dangers. We disappear, we get attacked, we die a brutal death. Read More

How to Plan for Your Ideal Themed Travel Tour
3 months ago

How to Plan for Your Ideal Themed Travel Tour

Many women over 60 consider travel as the top activity on their bucket list. With newfound freedom from the nine-to-five job, you now have the opportunity to pursue your interests. Read More

Group Adventure Travel for Women Over 60: 7 Tips on How to Maximize Your Experience
3 months ago

Group Adventure Travel for Women Over 60: 7 Tips on How to Maximize Your Experience

Travel is perhaps one of the best ways you can learn about the world and about yourself. Not only do you get a breather from your routine, but you also get to immerse yourself in an entirely different culture and meet new people. Read More

Travel After 60: How A Themed Tour Can Be An Exciting Match For Your Passions!
4 months ago

Travel After 60: How A Themed Tour Can Be An Exciting Match For Your Passions!

What do cooking shows, documentaries about history or architecture, or bird-watching have in common? You are bound to find a themed travel tour that can incorporate any one of these passions into a fascinating trip of a lifetime! If you’ve ever been curious to combine your particular interest with a travel adventure, you will really enjoy today’s video with Shila Desai.

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Senior Travel Tips: 5 Ways to Feel Comfortable on a Long-Haul Flight
4 months ago

Senior Travel Tips: 5 Ways to Feel Comfortable on a Long-Haul Flight

If you’re planning an overseas holiday, you might not be looking forward to the long-haul flight. I recently flew 14 hours non-stop from Sydney to Johannesburg (and back again). These are my tips to travel comfortably in economy: Read More

Road Scholar “Get-Togethers” Combine Large Group Camaraderie with Small Group Learning
4 months ago

Road Scholar “Get-Togethers” Combine Large Group Camaraderie with Small Group Learning

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Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in educational travel, offers an incredible depth and breadth of learning adventures for adults for whom learning is the adventure of a lifetime. Read More

3 Brilliant Ways To Make Travel Over 60 An Unforgettable Adventure
4 months ago

3 Brilliant Ways To Make Travel Over 60 An Unforgettable Adventure

Like many things in life, group and solo travel have their good and bad points. As our today’s guest says, trying to pick one over the other would be like trying to “Choose between day and night.” If you have had a trip in mind but are unsure which travel style you should choose, or are looking for some encouragement to take the big leap, today’s video with Shila Desani might be what you’ve been waiting for! Read More

Tips for Choosing a River Cruise
4 months ago

Tips for Choosing a River Cruise

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Choosing a river cruise can well be like trying to order a meal. What type of bread, which soup, what dressing, how do you want your steak? Every year more and more boats are on the rivers. Which one suits your appetite and bank account? I guarantee once you read this, you will be calling an expert. Read More

Ultimate Family Time: A Multigenerational Safari to South Africa
4 months ago

Ultimate Family Time: A Multigenerational Safari to South Africa

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“Multigenerational travel” has been a buzzword for a few years now. Who can argue with the brochure-ready images of grandparents, adult children, and grandkids all sharing in the joys a family adventure can bring? Read More

My Top 10 Cruise Packing Tips… and My New Travel Website!
4 months ago

My Top 10 Cruise Packing Tips… and My New Travel Website!

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I have a passion for cruising like many women in our Sixty and Me community. So, I recently started a new website called She Cruises – for women of all ages who love to cruise!

You can find all my She Cruises posts at www.shecruises.com but I wanted to feature one article that I think is of interest to any woman who is curious about how to prepare and pack. Read More