Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen travel blog ’

Senior Citizens Travel to Italy

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

Seniors …travel to Italy and you’ll never be the same. Stroll the placid canals of Venice, live the dream in a Tuscany villa, or hike the UNESCO-recognized Cinque Terre. The famous boot-shaped country has something for everyone. Languid days and festive nights are hallmarks of this European star.  Art, fashion, music, and especially food are [...]



For Senior Travelers: Legendary Lakes in the World

Dec 22nd, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

The world’s twenty largest lakes are not necessarily the most famous nor the most legendary. Only one of the ten is among the ten largest and and that one has always been a favorite of mine… Lake Baikal the ‘Pearl of Siberia’ or the ‘Sacred Sea’, is referred to as “Ye glorious sea, ye sacred Baikal” in [...]



Seniors Discover Another Travel Website: Isango!

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

I enjoy searching for travel websites for seniors that have it all together, easy to access and easy to use. This one fits the bill. isango! is an ambitious young company launched in October 2006 and growing rapidly. They offer both “…consumers and travel professionals an authoritative source of exciting and colorful experiences. ” Holiday tours, [...]



Senior Travel to Scandanavia

Dec 16th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Scandinavia is a region in northern Europe that includes Denmark and two of the Scandinavian Peninsula’s nations, Norway and Sweden. I spent several years in Minnesota and it seems like every other person you meet in that state is from one of those three countries. My wife and I had a cabin on a lake [...]



Funny Questions Tourists Ask

Dec 10th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Let’s change the pace a little today, Seniors.  Instead of a post on a travel destination or travel planning, let’s look at some of the really funny questions people ask when they are traveling.  The Travel Industry Association of America recently asked their professional members to share the funniest questions their customers ask.  The responses [...]



Best Castle Hotels in the World: Senior Travel

Dec 8th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Another great site for senior citizens planning worldwide travel is The 10 Best Castle Hotels in the World.  These hotels provide a myriad of experiences for the senior traveler who enjoys the unusual, and are good destination spots to consider.  They are summarized here with links to sites that provide more information Amberley Castle, England England’s [...]



Recommended Travel Destinations for Seniors-Part 2

Dec 6th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

We’re talking …still… about my recommendations for senior citizen travel destinations.  I found some great information on the Internet, and want to share it with you.  So this is the second post on this topic. For a little variety, here are ten places you cannot go.  There are secret and exclusive sites on our planet that most of [...]



Senior Citizen Travel to Oregon

Nov 30th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Here is the “official” travel guide to planning an Oregon vacation. This is a “one stop” link that seems to have it all together. The interactive map is loaded with several links to explore the state from the 363 miles of Pacific coastline to the eastern snow-capped peaks that look down on rolling hills, complex [...]



Senior Tourist Destinations WorldWide

Nov 29th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

It’s a little unusual to find a listing of major tourist destinations worldwide in one place.  But that’s just what I’m attempting here.  These are the top attractions on each continent, as well as by cultural activity.  Here you will find lots of very interesting attractions that will help in your travel planning and keep [...]



Senior Citizen Travel Clubs

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

Let’s talk about Senior Citizen Travel Clubs today.  The senior population in the United States is increasing, and with that growth we find travel groups geared to seniors are springing up everywhere. Seniors have more time to travel, are living longer and spend more money on travel than other age groups, it’s understandable why senior travel clubs are [...]