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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!

6 Essential Tips for Traveling With Grandchildren
5 years ago

6 Essential Tips for Traveling With Grandchildren

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If you are lucky enough to have grandkids, then you know how rewarding – and a frustrating – spending time with them can be. At their best, grandkids are a source of constant amusement and inspiration. At their worst, grandkids can turn a family outing into a family feud. Read More

Looking Beyond the Buildings – Getting the Most from Every Travel Adventure
5 years ago

Looking Beyond the Buildings – Getting the Most from Every Travel Adventure

I just got back to the hotel from another wonderful day in Prague. Over the last week, I really have caught the travel bug again. Ironically, as you may notice in today’s video, I also caught a nasty cold, but, that’s another story. Read More

Why I Love Combining Learning and Travel – My Amazing Prague Trip Continues
5 years ago

Why I Love Combining Learning and Travel – My Amazing Prague Trip Continues

One of my favorite things about traveling is getting to dig deeper into the unique culture and history of the places that I visit. There’s nothing wrong with visiting a place to relax. But, for a truly meaningful experience, I find that nothing beats combining learning with travel. Read More

I’m on My Way to Prague for a Learning Adventure with Road Scholar!
5 years ago

I’m on My Way to Prague for a Learning Adventure with Road Scholar!

As I sit here in my little 4-person couchette on the train from Zurich to Prague, I am reminded of everything that I love about travel. For starters, I just spent the last several hours with two lovely ladies, who shared their life stories and plans for the future. Read More

Solo Female Traveler Lives the Life of a Nomad… and Loves It
5 years ago

Solo Female Traveler Lives the Life of a Nomad… and Loves It

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“She thought I was crazy.” That was Peggy Johnston’s daughter’s reaction when she learned that her mother was selling her home, putting all of her worldly possessions into storage and going on an African safari with Road Scholar. Read More

How My Love for Travel Became the Story of My Life
5 years ago

How My Love for Travel Became the Story of My Life

When I was eight years old, my family boarded the Queen Elizabeth and we emigrated from England to Canada. It was 1956, so sea travel was not that sophisticated. But for me, it sparked a lifelong passion for travel and exploration. Read More

Let’s Go on a Fantasy Trip Together!
5 years ago

Let’s Go on a Fantasy Trip Together!

Are you a passionate traveller or someone who prefers to stay close to home? All of us dream of seeing far off places, but, even if you don’t have a lot of money, there are plenty of travel options available. Read More

Wondering How to Use Airbnb? Here Are 5 Tips
5 years ago

Wondering How to Use Airbnb? Here Are 5 Tips

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This is a guest post by Techboomers.com. One of the advantages of getting a little older is that you finally have more time to travel. But how do you balance having a rich getaway experience with being practical and economical? Read More

6 Reasons a Family Volunteer Vacation is Better than Disney World
5 years ago

6 Reasons a Family Volunteer Vacation is Better than Disney World

Where are you and your grandkids going on vacation this year? To the beach? On a cruise? To a theme park?

What if we told you there was a new way to travel that would give your family an unparalleled opportunity to experience the world together? One that allowed you to give back, learn about a new culture and enjoy some good ol’ fashioned quality time?

Intrigued? If so, we’ve got two words for you: volunteer vacation. Read More

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu: The Most Challenging Trip of My Life Was More Fulfilling Than I Ever Imagined
5 years ago

Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu: The Most Challenging Trip of My Life Was More Fulfilling Than I Ever Imagined

When it comes to picking destinations to experience, I’m a snob. The less-travelled, the better. Except for one place: Machu Picchu. There are few more iconic tourist destinations… but what if you’re not looking for a tourist experience? That’s why I went with Road Scholar. I wanted the physical challenge of hiking the 26-mile-long Inca Trail that leads to the mountaintop fortress and the chance to learn from Inca experts along the way. Read More