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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!

Feel More Positive This Year! Tour the Happiest Countries with Road Scholar
3 years ago

Feel More Positive This Year! Tour the Happiest Countries with Road Scholar

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If eating exquisite cinnamon buns (kanelbulle) in Denmark, delicious meatballs (köttbullar) in Sweden or fabulous smoked salmon (Rokt laks) in Norway appeals to you, you’ve come to the right place! All of these delicacies are among my favorites too. Read More

Baby Boomers Are the First Digital Retirees
3 years ago

Baby Boomers Are the First Digital Retirees

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There’s a lot of talk about Millennials (18-34 year olds) being the first generation to be born in the internet age, and all the technological advantages that brings with it. However, we rarely talk about the fact that baby-boomers are the first generation to retire in the digital age. Read More

What are Your Favorite Places to Visit in Europe? Here’s One of Mine
4 years ago

What are Your Favorite Places to Visit in Europe? Here’s One of Mine

In our article, 6 Amazing Adventure Tours for Women Like Us, we said that a sense of adventure does not diminish with age. As older women, we have a greater sense of self, are more confident and appreciate those things that are most important in life. Read More

6 Ways River Cruises Are Unlike Anything that You Will Experience on the Ocean
4 years ago

6 Ways River Cruises Are Unlike Anything that You Will Experience on the Ocean

There is a certain reverence with which a ship’s crew looks at the ocean. It is powerful, exciting and unpredictable. Rivers are something different entirely. They are still powerful, but, it is a quiet power. They are exciting, yet refined. Read More

Christmas River Cruises: Why Winter is the Hottest Season to Set Sail
4 years ago

Christmas River Cruises: Why Winter is the Hottest Season to Set Sail

“Why on Earth would anyone want to take a Christmas river cruise?” That was the question that one of my friends asked me when I mentioned that I would be joining Viking on their Rhine Getaway. Read More

Explore New, Off-the-Beaten-Path Educational Adventures with Road Scholar in 2016
4 years ago

Explore New, Off-the-Beaten-Path Educational Adventures with Road Scholar in 2016

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Each year, Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in lifelong learning, introduces new educational adventures around the world that are designed specifically for older adults. Whether traveling participants are traveling as a couple, as a group, or solo, Road Scholar uses local experts to help participants explore the world and fuel their desire for new experiences. Read More

Road Scholar Offers Its First Voyage from Miami to Cuba in Over 50 Years
4 years ago

Road Scholar Offers Its First Voyage from Miami to Cuba in Over 50 Years

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Cuba is like no other place in the world and one of Road Scholar’s most popular destinations. Read More

5 Senior Travel Tips You Need to Know
4 years ago

5 Senior Travel Tips You Need to Know

Many women in our community (myself included!) love to travel. Each of us has a bucket list of places that we would love to go once our family and work obligations start to fade. Read More

4 Ways Get More from Your Next Cruise by Harnessing the Power of Anticipation
4 years ago

4 Ways Get More from Your Next Cruise by Harnessing the Power of Anticipation

I don’t think that I have ever looked forward to a trip as much as I am looking forward to my upcoming Viking river cruise. As I sit here, cup of Earl Grey steaming on my desk, I can’t help but wonder what life on the river will be like. Will I see any of the mythical creatures that supposedly live on the Rhine? What fascinating people will I meet? What secret places will I discover? I’m getting goosebumps just thinking about it! Read More

Exploring the Hidden Costs of Cheap Cruises
4 years ago

Exploring the Hidden Costs of Cheap Cruises

On the surface, cheap cruises sound like a fantastic idea. After all, who wouldn’t want to experience life on the open sea at a bargain price? Unfortunately, like so many things in life, when it comes to cruises, you often get what you pay for. Read More