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Travel Tips

Which countries offer the best medical tourism options? Where can you find cheap hotel rooms? Do senior travel discounts still exist? These are a few of the questions that we attempt to answer in our travel tips section.

Travel After 60: Cancelling Our Trip Felt Good – Can You Believe It?
21 hours ago

Travel After 60: Cancelling Our Trip Felt Good – Can You Believe It?

This past summer, my husband and I kept running into people who had been to Europe on bike trips. Every conversation fed our intrigue and we started looking into a self-guided bike trip through Austria, Slovenia, and Croatia. Read More

How to Avoid Tummy Trouble While Travelling: Here’s Some Healthy Travel Eating Advice from a Pro
2 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

6 Hip Winter Holiday Ideas that Won’t Cost an Arm and a Leg
2 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”
2 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
2 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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5 Happy Holiday Tips for Older Women Who Like to Travel (You’ll Appreciate #4!)
2 months ago

5 Happy Holiday Tips for Older Women Who Like to Travel (You’ll Appreciate #4!)

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For me, the journey begins long before I depart. I love the planning, preparing, and packing before I go. What I have discovered is, the more organized I am, the more I can relax and enjoy the trip. Read More

10 Travel Essentials for Women Over 60
3 months ago

10 Travel Essentials for Women Over 60

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There are certain items you should pack for every trip, regardless of length or destination. Here are our 10 favorite travel essentials for women over 60. Read More

You Can Still Do it! 7 Travel Tips for Older Women Who Aren’t Feeling Their Healthiest
3 months ago

You Can Still Do it! 7 Travel Tips for Older Women Who Aren’t Feeling Their Healthiest

Travel has been an important part of my life. I have lived and traveled in Europe, Asia, and Latin America starting in my 20s until now. Travel makes the world come alive. I love meeting people, making friends, and learning about the different cultures. Read More

Get More from Travel After 60 with Vacation Study or Topic Tour
3 months ago

Get More from Travel After 60 with Vacation Study or Topic Tour

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There are a number of ways older adults can benefit from the warmth of the Caribbean Islands as well as those in the Pacific. Read More

Travel Over 50: Top 10 Packing Tips from an Experienced Journey Lover
3 months ago

Travel Over 50: Top 10 Packing Tips from an Experienced Journey Lover

Are you a mature woman planning a trip in the near future? Or the spring or summer? When packing for a trip that would take a week or longer, you really must plan ahead for most contingencies. Read More