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 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

8 years ago

Making Friends as an Adult is Tough – Journeywoman Can Help

Have you ever noticed how good and bad things in life move in cycles? The more out of shape you become, the less likely you are to go to the gym. The more TV you watch, the less you feel like getting out and exploring the world. The same is true for making friends as an adult in your 60s.

In reality, getting the most from life after 60 requires us to find ways to break the negative loops that we are stuck in. Read More

8 years ago

Love Adventure? Here’s What I Learned from Senior Travel Expert Evelyn Hannon

If you are a woman who loves to travel, you will adore Evelyn Hannon. She is a 70+ year-old senior travel expert with a passion for life and a burning desire to experience new cultures. Read More

8 years ago

6 Top Sites for Cheap Airline Tickets for Seniors

In this age of online booking, is there still a way for seniors to find cheap airline tickets? Read More

8 years ago

Medical Tourism: What Seniors Need to Know

With medical costs on the rise, seniors are looking for alternatives to save money without sacrificing their health. One such option is medical tourism. In this article, we will explore some of the factors to consider when you are deciding whether to travel abroad for a procedure. Of course, everyone’s situation is different, so, you should check with your doctor before making any final decisions. Read More

8 years ago

Our Favorite Travel Sites for Women Over 60

Many women over 60 look forward to traveling, but aren’t sure whether traveling independently is the best option for them. Will it be difficult to meet new people? Stay safe? Stick to a travel budget?

Sometimes the best way to find answers to travel questions is to visit trusted travel websites. Top travel websites offer practical, road-tested travel tips, vacation suggestions and travel health and safety information. Women who want to travel often prefer getting advice from other women who travel in order to plan trips that will be both fulfilling and comfortable. With that in mind, here are some of our favorite travel websites for women over 60: Read More

8 years ago

Are All-Inclusive Vacations Really a Good Deal? Sixty and Me Investigates!

What are all-inclusive vacations? In reality, there are many different ways to define “all-inclusive,” which presents travelers with a challenge. Read More

8 years ago

Senior Travel: How to Find Travel Insurance Over 65

You may have discovered the awful truth. Travel insurance premiums shoot up once you pass your 60th birthday, and some insurance companies won’t cover you at all. Read More

8 years ago

What Are the Best Senior Tours? You May Be Surprised

Once you have decided to go on a group tour, you will need to select a specific destination and itinerary. With so many tour operators to choose from, how do you find the best senior tours? Read More

8 years ago

Looking for the Best Cruise Deals? Here’s How to Get Started

Cruise vacations can offer excellent value, especially if you can book the cruise you want at a good price. Finding the best cruise deals doesn’t have to feel like a game of Whac-A-Mole. All it takes is a little know-how, good information and advance planning.

Before you book your cruise vacation, be sure to do the following… Read More