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August 28, 2019

Travel solo? No problem!

…away any worries about being isolated and alone. Janice Waugh, founder of the website Solo Traveler and author of The Solo Traveler’s Handbook , says “I love traveling solo because…

June 25, 2013

Airbnb: No-Hotel Travel for All Ages

…reason, it makes travel more affordable. It’s also friendlier for those who travel solo. One note: Short-term room rentals were recently declared illegal in New York City (click here to…

May 15

Travel Week Finale: The Venice Simplon Orient Express

How else to end Travel Week but with a peek inside the most famous and luxurious train line of all – the Venice Simplon Orient Express? It’s actually a two-for,…

February 12 | 1:00pm2:15pm EST

Lecture: Online Travel Sites

Learn the basics of using online travel sites to find the best fares and rates for just about any destination. We’ll take a look at some of the most common…

May 3, 2016

Seniors Traveling Solo: Some Great Solutions

Today, more older Americans are traveling solo — and that doesn’t mean they’re looking for a mate. Solo travelers say they love their own company, want to make their own…

April 4, 2013

Toolbar: Travel Armchair-Style with Fotopedia Heritage

…it to all the amazing places we’d like to visit (or see everything we want to see while we’re there), but armchair traveling is one way to get a taste…

May 4, 2013

Linky Sunday: Cheaper Travel, Depression & Alzheimer’s, Seasonal Jobs for Seniors

…to read more about the study. Cheaper travel online. With summer coming up, we were happy to see a good article on Gizmodo about how cut travel costs by using…

December 7, 2012

Oh, for the Glory Days of Travel

I was out being abused by the airlines this week. I started to write about it, but it occurred to me that fondly remembering the days when air travel was…

July 8, 2013

11 Tips for No-Hotel Travel

As more and more seniors take to the Internet, peer-to-peer travel is fast becoming an all-ages phenomenon. And that’s a good thing. But whether you’re renting a Paris apartment on…

May 26, 2013

Linky Sunday: Cinnamon & Alzheimer’s, Work Abroad, Travel Scholarships

…a proper diet.” Click here to read more. Apply for an educational-travel scholarship. Road Scholar has announced a new round of scholarships. The nonprofit offers 300 lifelong learning scholarships each…

May 14

Travel Week: Visit the Arctic Circle

This long (10 hours) video of the Nordland Line is spookily compelling as it travels miles and miles through an Arctic landscape…even reaching the Arctic circle. If you don’t have…

May 10

Travel Week: A Virtual Scenic Train Ride in Norway

…now, most of us are going stir crazy with cabin fever, so we’ll be on the lookout for virtual events that can help you feel like you’re traveling. All aboard!!!…

April 3, 2013

Traveling to Find Sex and Acceptance

…ones – as well as for travel. Travel and blog sites like Cougars and Co. (“where age is just a number”) offer advice on successfully courting younger men while abroad,…

May 12

Travel Week: “Climb” Pike’s Peak in Two Minutes

OutThere Colorado gives you a direct ticket to the top of Pike’s Peak at 14,115 ft above sea level on the Manitou Springs’ world famous Cog Railway – read…

May 11

Travel Week: Visit Beautiful Switzerland

Take a trip through Switzerland on the Wengernalp Railway, climbing past scenic villages and wooded slopes. There’s a glorious bit later when the train bursts out of the forest into…