Senior Tours

Senior tours offer the safety and security of a group, while still giving you the chance to explore. Find out about senior travel clubs, travel adventures and other amazing experiences here.

2 years ago

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

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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2 years ago

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

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 cross-cultural learning and economic improvements. Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in educational travel for older adults, is taking this opportunity to celebrate the millions of […]

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2 years ago

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

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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2 years ago

These Amazing Travel Programs Will Help You to Connect with Your Grandkids

Children are natural born explorers. With a wild and wonderful sense of adventure, my little 2-year-old grandson Max loves leading me through his playground “jungle” in search of “meows” (aka cats). My 11-year-old grandson Jack is now questioning everything and with a maturing imagination, inspired by the fantasy lands of Harry Potter!

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2 years ago

5 Ways Travelling with Your Adult Child Can Deepen Your Relationship in Ways You Never Expected

World travel is high on the list of things women our age crave. Many women have a long list of places they want to explore in retirement. One goal is to experience adventures we could not enjoy when busy working or raising children…

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2 years ago

10 Reasons Why Travel Broadens the Life of the Baby Boomer Generation

I just returned from three weeks in Turkey. My heart was full, my mind replete with warm memories, and my computer teeming with new photos. The best part, though, was that my travel compatriots now love Turkey as much as I do…

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2 years ago

Reawaken Your Soul (and Stomach) by Traveling on an ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ Journey

Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love explores simple pleasures and pizza in Italy, devotion in India, and love in Bali, bringing readers with her on a one-year journey of self-discovery and empowerment…

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2 years ago

How to Pack and Travel Anywhere with a Carry On Bag

We have probably all traveled with too many bags. We struggle through the airport and try not to topple over on the escalator. We scramble to find a luggage cart or a porter and then cross our fingers when it comes time to check in and weigh our bags. Read More

2 years ago

5 Reasons Travelling Out of Season in Southern France is a Great Option for Older Women

When I was in my early 20s, I took a spring break from college to explore some of the magical Greek islands. Unfortunately, thousands of other curious travelers had the same idea! Read More

3 years ago

How to Plan for Your Ideal Themed Travel Tour

Many women over 60 consider travel as the top activity on their bucket list. With newfound freedom from the nine-to-five job, you now have the opportunity to pursue your interests. Read More