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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.

You Can Still Do it! 7 Travel Tips for Older Women Who Aren’t Feeling Their Healthiest
4 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
4 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
4 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

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

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

6 Ways to Find Amazing Senior Travel Discounts and Budget Travel Options
5 months 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!)
5 months 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

Packing Secrets for Your Upcoming Small Group Tour
6 months ago

Packing Secrets for Your Upcoming Small Group Tour

As the name sounds, a small group tour is intended for a small number of people to visit and tour a venue.

There are small group tours for every interest, hobby or destination. You can join a food, art, education, extreme sport, walking or cycling tour – in any country or place imaginable. Read More

12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60
6 months ago

12 Critical Travel Phrases to Help You Get More from Travel After 60

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At my favorite Bangkok duck-soup stall, the owner lights up every time I say, “Aroy mak!” letting her know I thought the food was delicious. There’s a momentary connection we wouldn’t have had, had I said, “Delicious!” in English. Read More