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Travel Tips

Which countries offer the best medical tourism options? Where can you find cheap hotel rooms? Do senior travel discounts still exist? These are a few of the questions that we attempt to answer in our travel tips section.

Pack It or Buy It? 9 Tips on Saving Space and Money When Traveling on a Budget
3 weeks ago

Pack It or Buy It? 9 Tips on Saving Space and Money When Traveling on a Budget

Do you enjoy packing for a forthcoming trip? Do you agonise time and time again on what to take or what not to take? We have been on the road travelling as digital nomads since 2013…
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Traveling in Dodgy Times: What Can You Do to Stay Safe?
1 month ago

Traveling in Dodgy Times: What Can You Do to Stay Safe?

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If you are anything like me, you must be wondering (if you’ll pardon the old adage) whether the world is going to hell in a handbasket. Truth be told, there really isn’t anything new under the sun…
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Revive a Weary Spirit with a Day Trip in Any Season
2 months ago

Revive a Weary Spirit with a Day Trip in Any Season

Are you winter-weary and in need of a revival for your spirit and your soul? Or maybe you have a mild case of the letdown we sometimes experience after Christmas? So much activity, socializing, and busyness in the month of December…
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Making Your 2020 Travel Plans? Here Are 8 Exquisite Travel Options You Shouldn’t Miss!
2 months ago

Making Your 2020 Travel Plans? Here Are 8 Exquisite Travel Options You Shouldn’t Miss!

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Generally speaking, those who love boutique travel are seeking to escape the crowds, identical hotel rooms and nose-to-tail tourist attractions. They are looking for low key and authentic…
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Solo Travel Off the Beaten Path After 60 – 6 Essential Things to Know
2 months ago

Solo Travel Off the Beaten Path After 60 – 6 Essential Things to Know

You’re going where? That’s usually the reaction you can expect when you say sub-Saharan Africa, or Uzbekistan, or East Timor. Because let’s face it, some people think there’s a cut-off age for adventure…
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Looking for Friendly Boomer Destinations? Here Are 3 You Will Surely Enjoy
3 months ago

Looking for Friendly Boomer Destinations? Here Are 3 You Will Surely Enjoy

We have been travelling the world full time since 2013, and in our travels, we have found some great destinations that we have enjoyed. We think that you will enjoy them too…
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How I Avoided an Epic Travel Fail (Don’t Make My Mistake!)
3 months ago

How I Avoided an Epic Travel Fail (Don’t Make My Mistake!)

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We had been planning the trip to Iceland for months. In quest of the Aurora Borealis, a trip to nurture my soul, my husband, Mark, had diligently made all of the travel arrangements…
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The Crazy (Often Funny) Truth About Finding a Toilet While Traveling Abroad
3 months ago

The Crazy (Often Funny) Truth About Finding a Toilet While Traveling Abroad

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Most of us 60-somethings do a lot of research before we grab our bags and head off on a trip abroad. Read More

You Can Still Do it! 7 Travel Tips for Older Women Who Aren’t Feeling Their Healthiest
4 months ago

You Can Still Do it! 7 Travel Tips for Older Women Who Aren’t Feeling Their Healthiest

Travel has been an important part of my life. I have lived and traveled in Europe, Asia, and Latin America starting in my 20s until now. Travel makes the world come alive. I love meeting people, making friends, and learning about the different cultures. Read More

Travel Over 50: Top 10 Packing Tips from an Experienced Journey Lover
4 months ago

Travel Over 50: Top 10 Packing Tips from an Experienced Journey Lover

Are you a mature woman planning a trip in the near future? Or the spring or summer? When packing for a trip that would take a week or longer, you really must plan ahead for most contingencies. Read More