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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 Things to Explore Off the Beaten Path in Santa Fe
2 years ago

8 Things to Explore Off the Beaten Path in Santa Fe

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Fall in Santa Fe is golden. Shimmering cottonwood trees take over the city, their leaves almost molten in beautiful shades of yellow and gold. Read More

Life on a Windstar Cruise: Billionaire Boating for the Rest of Us
2 years ago

Life on a Windstar Cruise: Billionaire Boating for the Rest of Us

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There is nothing ordinary about the drive from historic downtown Rome to the port at Civitavecchia. As you leave the capital, you feel the weight of stone and sculpture, culture and commerce lifting from your shoulders. In its place, a gentle breeze lifts your spirits as the Mediterranean pulls you towards your next great adventure. Read More

The Joys of Educational Travel with the Grandkids: 4 Generations Experience Road Scholar
2 years ago

The Joys of Educational Travel with the Grandkids: 4 Generations Experience Road Scholar

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Claire Westdahl is a legacy. The 71-year-old retired nurse-midwife recently took her 10-year-old granddaughter Mae on her first Road Scholar educational adventure, walking in the footsteps of her mother, who took Claire’s then pre-teen son John on his first Road Scholar adventure over 30 years ago. Read More

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!
2 years ago

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!

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Traveling solo can be an enriching and affirming experience. It can also be filled with worry and anxiety if we let self-doubt cloud our journey.

Take on the ‘what if’s’ by planning ahead and putting yourself in charge of the resolutions to possible problems. Consider worst case scenarios and mentally problem solve in advance. Read More

5 Ways That Travel Can Cultivate a Sense of Inner Peace and Joy
2 years ago

5 Ways That Travel Can Cultivate a Sense of Inner Peace and Joy

At the beginning of this year, I decided to go on a journey to Bhutan with a stop-over in New Delhi for two days. It was the best decision I have come up with since deciding to move to Austin, Texas, two and a half years ago. Read More

Why I Love to Travel: The Appeal of Constant Travel and Discovery
2 years ago

Why I Love to Travel: The Appeal of Constant Travel and Discovery

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Some people stay in one place most or all their lives and are very content. Then there are some, like me, who crave change and move frequently from place to place.   Read More

Thinking About Traveling to Bali? Explore a Unique, Mystical and Exotic Island Culture
2 years ago

Thinking About Traveling to Bali? Explore a Unique, Mystical and Exotic Island Culture

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One of the best things about living in the Top End of Australia is its close proximity to Asia.

We love to holiday in Bali! Famed as a popular surfing hangout in the 70s, Bali still attracts millions of visitors each year. Read More

8 Surprising Things I Learned During My First Cruise Experience
2 years ago

8 Surprising Things I Learned During My First Cruise Experience

Why had it taken so long for me to go on a cruise?

The first thing that comes to mind is that for years I was working and raising a family. Saving for college and retirement. Cruises are not inexpensive, so I wasn’t able to take my family on a cruise, nor was I going to go off alone. So for me, timing was largely the issue. And now, the time had come. Read More

Help! I Need to Find an ATM! 4 Tips for Locating an ATM While Traveling
2 years ago

Help! I Need to Find an ATM! 4 Tips for Locating an ATM While Traveling

Where are all the ATMs near me? It’s a question that every single one of us has asked at one time or another while in another country. After all, very few of us like to travel with huge bundles of cash and not every shop accepts credit cards, especially for small amounts. Read More

7 Travel Mistakes Almost All Women Over 60 Make
2 years ago

7 Travel Mistakes Almost All Women Over 60 Make

Many of us love to travel, but we don’t like the hassles that can come with it. Travel can involve long days, unexpected delays, missed connections and long lines at security checkpoints. Days spent in transit can leave us feeling frustrated and exhausted. Read More