Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen journal travel blog ’

Senior Travel to Thailand

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

We have French friends who travel the world and dearly loved Thailand. So seniors, what is the attraction in Thailand?  Check out the many links on this page that can help you discover what the main attractions are in Thailand. You will probably arrive in Bangkok, which is one of the world’s most exciting cities. Here you [...]



Senior Citizens Travel to Alaska

Nov 9th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Johnny Horton made the song ‘North To Alaska’ famous in 1959; most of us senior citizens remember it well. Listen to the song via a video on YouTube.  Alaska is commonly called “Land of the Midnight Sun” or “The Last Frontier.” The Official State of Alaska Vacation and Travel Information site has just about everything a [...]



Seniors: Let’s Visit Florida

Oct 26th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Florida is a favorite retirement location for many senior citizens of the US and this article will show you why. Many older folks move to Florida to enjoy the warm climate and to take advantage of all of the year-round recreational opportunities. Some of them maintain summer homes in the northern states near their children [...]



Senior Travel to India–Part 2

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

I recently wrote a travel blog on India for seniors. I have been doing a lot of reading on India and China and find India to be a totally fascinating country.  This blog will bring in to focus some information associated with a country in total development without the rest of the world really being aware of [...]



Senior Travel to India–Part 1

Sep 27th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Namaste! (Greetings)! A trip to India is exceptional for seniors, as this wonderland has always been a prime travel destination for those who are charmed by exotic beaches of south India, the mesmerizing backwaters, the spell-binding remains of the ancient civilization in the north, the lofty mountain ranges, lush greenery, the tropical rain forests. It is [...]



Funny Senior Travel Stories

Sep 14th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

I have had the good fortune to have been a tour group leader for the Smithsonian (Paris/Provence), Scandinavian Seminars and Elderhostel (now known as Road Scholars) programs abroad.  I have met some wonderful seniors on each of my experiences.  Categorically, my senior participants were experienced travelers. There are however always “episodes” that come up as [...]