Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen tourists ’

SENIORS TRAVEL TO THE UPPER PENINSULA

Nov 8th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

The UP Draws Seniors Isle Royal is a gorgeous island that senior travelers will find located in the northwest  of Lake Superior in upstate Michigan. The island and the smaller islands and waters they encompass make up Isle Royale National Park.  Isle Royale is not small: 45 miles long and 9 miles wide, with an [...]



SENIOR TOURISTS VISIT PETROGLYPHS

Jan 4th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Search Out Petroglyphs Petroglyphs have been around for eons of time.  Petro meaning Rock and Glyph meaning Message have been etched into various kinds of stone by many different ancient peoples. Petroglyphs are an art form literally embedded in context, each image placed in a particular location for specific reasons that we modern senior [...]



BEST B & B’s FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

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

Seniors, Some of America’s Best B&Bs When my wife and I travel in the US, we seek out B&Bs.  The experiences we encounter are aways unique.  The folks who own and operate the B&Bs are interesting as is the history of how they became owners and why they love their work. If you happen by [...]



SENIORS VISIT GLACIER NATIONAL PARK

Sep 16th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors, Explore and Discover another National Park Seniors, have you ever been to Glacier National Park?  If not, you are in for a treat. Come and experience Glacier’s pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes. With over 700 miles of trails, Glacier is a hiker’s paradise for adventurous visitors seeking wilderness and solitude. [...]



Seniors Find World’s Friendliest Countries

May 30th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

They say you can never go home again–and you may not want to after relocating to Canada, Bermuda or South Africa. These are the countries where it’s easiest to befriend locals, learn the language, fit into the new culture and integrate into the community, according to respondents to HSBC Bank International’s Expat Explorer survey, the [...]



Senior Travel to Uruguay

Mar 14th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

I have been reading more and more articles in newspapers about traveling to Uruguay.  This may be why Uruguay is one of the most economically developed countries in South America, with a high GDP per capita and the 52nd highest quality of life index in the world as of 2010, and first in quality of [...]



Great Trips for Seniors

Jan 31st, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

I have just come across a series of great trips for seniors. The first is a series of 10 Great European Train Trips with photos. Train travel in the Old World maintains a certain mystique for many travelers – and it’s little wonder: With scads of culture, 47 countries packed into a region slightly larger [...]



Senior Citizens Travel to Germany

Jan 24th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

So let’s go visit Germany, Seniors.  Whether you’re searching for new and exciting travel ideas, special offers, or practical information, the official website of the German National Tourist Office has all you need to plan your next trip to Germany and experience a vacation of a lifetime. The picturesque countryside is perfect for walking or simply relaxing [...]



Helpful Travel Planning Online for Seniors

Jan 20th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Here is another website that I think provides great suggestions about travel for senior citizens.  It is Seniors-Site.com and there are several categories of information on that link.  Click on the previous link to go to the list, where you can click on items of interest to you.  Among them are Travel Bulletins for Seniors — news, etc. Preparations [...]



More on Senior Travel to New Zealand

Jan 14th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors. Welcome to the “youngest country on earth”…New Zealand (NZ).  It is written that the places there are sometimes too beautiful to describe, the people very friendly, and everything is simple and functional. We have friends who one year ago spent three months in NZ.   They did not want to come home.  They visited both [...]