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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!

10 Lessons that Come from Living Outside of Your Comfort Zone
4 hours ago

10 Lessons that Come from Living Outside of Your Comfort Zone

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We all have dreams and bucket lists that we would like to accomplish in our lifetime. Seeing that most of us are past 60, we have likely completed many of them…

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How Our Gamble on Retirement in Thailand Paid Off
1 week ago

How Our Gamble on Retirement in Thailand Paid Off

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Retiring at 53 was a gamble. My husband Michael and I left good jobs, friends, and family, sold our lovely house and garden and said goodbye to the security and benefits of life back home for a new life in Thailand…
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8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise
2 weeks ago

8 Tips for Your First Adventure Cruise

This is how I describe my first adventure cruise: “Summer camp for adults with gourmet food and alcohol.” Read More

A Salute to Journeywoman Founder Evelyn Hannon – The First Travel Blogger
2 weeks ago

A Salute to Journeywoman Founder Evelyn Hannon – The First Travel Blogger

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In April of this year, we lost a pioneer in women’s travel. Evelyn Hannon, the founder and editor of Jour-neywoman, passed away. She was, by all accounts, a private person…
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The Smart Way to Travel When You’re Over 60 and Going It Solo
2 weeks ago

The Smart Way to Travel When You’re Over 60 and Going It Solo

Solo travel can be daunting. Most of your life, someone else has handled the travel – the reservations, the research, the budgeting. Now, suddenly, for whatever reason – it’s up to you…

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The Importance of Being an Adventurous Traveler After 50
2 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

Two Longtime Teachers Get a Well-Deserved Reward… and Share it with Their Students
2 weeks ago

Two Longtime Teachers Get a Well-Deserved Reward… and Share it with Their Students

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Fall is back-to-school time and, with classrooms in full swing, the time is always perfect to mention that learning is a lifelong opportunity. Where would we be without wonderful teachers in our lives?
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7 Things Every Woman Over 60 Should Take with Her When Traveling
3 weeks ago

7 Things Every Woman Over 60 Should Take with Her When Traveling

How daunting it is to pack for your holiday! It is confusing, tricky and frustrating, but I think I got it right – now, after 6 years.

Since 2013, I have been travelling the world. I first out with a 100-litre bag, then a 65-litre bag and now just with a carry on and a daypack. Read More

The Heartwarming Story of an 89-Year-Old Grandma Who Visited 29 National Parks with Her Grandson
3 weeks ago

The Heartwarming Story of an 89-Year-Old Grandma Who Visited 29 National Parks with Her Grandson

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September 27th is World Tourism Day. Since 1980, the United Nations World Tourism Organization has celebrated the day to recognize the good things that tourism does, including job creation, heightened …
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10 Active Holiday Options for Women Over 60 Who Like to Be on the Move
1 month ago

10 Active Holiday Options for Women Over 60 Who Like to Be on the Move

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You don’t have to be 20-something to enjoy an active holiday, and you don’t have to be super fit either. If you enjoy walking, cycling, or simply prefer to be more active than the traditional by-the-beach-break…
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