Posts Tagged ‘ adventure travel ’

ADVENTURE TRAVEL FOR SENIORS

Aug 18th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

A New World of Travel Opportunities for Seniors Intrepid Travel, for senior travelers with a yearning to get off the beaten track, opens up a whole new world of adventure travel.  Intrepid Travel offers a wide variety of tours exploring the world’s most amazing places.  Intrepid travelers will find themselves on the back streets of [...]



Senior Travelers: Top Ten Travel Tips for 2010

May 24th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Lonely Planet has released their top ten travel tips for 2010.  I loved their tenth suggestion: When All Else Fails, Find a Cheap Flight to New York.  If you have travel fever, but don’t have the time or money to escape the country, find a cheap flight to New York. I agree.  I love NYC.  [...]



More Exotic and Adventure Travel for Senior Citizens

May 21st, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Do some “Honing” in with GORP and hone in on the craziest, most extreme, and most remote trips across the globe.  Take a look at their Top Ten Extreme Adventures.  This one: Diving with Hammerheads and Whale Sharks in the Galapagos, just doesn’t look like one my wife would take too easily.  Me either quite [...]



Tour Company Sites for Senior Travelers

May 20th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Senior Citizen Journal has a policy that prohibits endorsement of any company or group or organization.  However, we do find some that we recommend our readers consider as they age productively. Following are some Tour Travel sites that we suggest you peruse as you make senior travel plans: Abercrombie & Kent Tours Adventures by Disney [...]



Senior Travel to the Dominican Republic

May 19th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

From my personal travel experiences in the Dominican Republic I can only say GO FOR IT!  There are many tourists now who find this island a paradise for great food, great accommodations and great weather.  Tourists who come to the island are initially attracted by the magnificent golden sand beaches along its 1,400km (870-mile) coastline. [...]



Senior Travelers: Alpha and Beta Cities Around The World

May 18th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Hey Seniors!  Have you ever heard of an Alpha City?  Alpha cities are also economic powerhouses. They are meccas for the international business community, and they usually house the core of their national financial industry, including stock exchanges. Many international companies have offices in every alpha city so that they can be in touch with [...]



Senior Travel on European Trains: The Eurorail

May 17th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

The best way to travel in Europe? Explore your favorite European destinations by rail with ‘Eurorail’ Passes. Popular for over 50 years, you may take as many trains as you wish with your Eurail Pass. How cool is that! Eurail Passes, also known as Euro Rail Passes, are train Passes for flexible rail travel throughout [...]



For Senior Travelers: Singles, Women and Destination Travel

May 11th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Senior Women’s Travel (SWT) focuses on trips for 50+ women with a passion for travel. It was founded on the premise that “your travel days are not over.”  Senior women — widowed, divorced, or with a mate who no longer wants to travel — should still be able to travel with zest, comfortably and safely.  [...]



More Blogs for Senior Citizens Who Love to Travel

May 7th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

100 Best Travel Journal Blogs notes that many travelers opt to take a notebook with them on their journeys to keep a record of their adventures and impressions of the new places they visit. In this digital age, however, many of these notebooks are going on the Web instead and are being shared with people [...]



Senior Citizen Travel Planning: Picture Websites

Apr 28th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

This next website is worth a visit just for the superb photos. Geographic Expeditions has some of the most beautiful shots that I have ever seen and dozens of them.  While there choose Destinations at the top of the page.  Select a country or site one at a time and enjoy the award winning photography.  [...]