Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen travel blog ’

Senior Citizens Tour Austria

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

Austria is synonymous with culture.  Austria is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe, attracting tourists not only in summer and winter – which in the mountain regions is almost as busy a season as summer – but also in the in-between seasons. Visitors are drawn particularly from neighboring Germany, as for them [...]



Seniors Enjoy Adventure Travel

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

Adventure tours are not out of the question for senior citizens.  Adventurous senior tourists may enjoy skill challenging activities they find on adventure tours. I’ve located twenty-six adventure tours for you to explore and to consider joining.  Note that a few cater to senior women who enjoy traveling with other women, and who seek the challenge of the unusual: Safari [...]



Seniors Travel to Australia, Country and Continent

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

Seniors, let’s start our visit today right here with a nice video overview of Australia, listening to Waltzing Matilda.  Do start here. I did and I came back again at the end as it is a neat scene. Australia is the sixth largest country in the world. It’s about the same size as the 48 [...]



Seniors Travel to Japan

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

As you well know by now seniors, I like to start off my visits and blogs with an “official tourism site.”  No exception for Japan.  So Welcome to Japan, the official Japan guide offering tools to visit Japan. Plan your Tokyo tour, Kyoto travel or visit to any other Japanese city with information on Japan [...]



Senior Citizens: Use Kayak for Travel Planning

Nov 15th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

If you haven’t used Kayak.com yet to book a trip, it’s likely that you will. In addition to the canoe-sport, Kayak is a website that let’s you compare hundreds of travel sites at once. It is an up-and-comer in the travel industry, and is making its mark pretty quickly among senior citizen travelers. The simplicity [...]



Seniors Love Scottsdale!

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

Winfield Scott, the founding father of Scottsdale arrived about 1888 and purchased 600 acres just outside Phoenix. It was only a “cow town” then but today the population of the city is 245,500+. Scott’s legacy remains solid today in the “Valley of the Sun.” Imagine a city built entirely on the principles of pampering, recreation [...]



Senior Travel to Switzerland

Oct 13th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors… if you have never traveled to Switzerland or it has been some time since your last visit, here is a good site to get you started with some general facts on this fascinating country.  You are in for a special treat. It is unlike any other country in the world. The My Switzerland site is the [...]



Seniors: The Long and Short of Flights

Oct 12th, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

So  you spent over four hours in a plane huh? Well let me introduce you to some real hours.  Also some pretty short hops as well.  At present, the world’s longest non-stop commercial flight is Singapore Airlines, SQ21 from Newark Liberty (EWR) to Singapore Changi International (SIN) clocking in at a whopping 18 hours 50 [...]



Seniors: Support New Orleans Tourism

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

New Orleans is making a comeback.  Travel + Leisure included it in the top 10 US cities to visit since Hurricane Katrina demolished the city in August 2005.  T+L’s World’s Best Awards named The Big Easy #7 in top cities in the US and Canada this year (2010).   The City That Care Forgot has worked hard [...]



Senior Travel to Canada

Sep 23rd, 2010 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Well, I’ve gone all around the world, but have not traveled north with you yet.  Why not? I don’t know.  I have been there several times.  A couple with a fish pole in my hand.  Great fishing up there too and those walleyes…  Welcome to Canada will get you started on your visit.  They do enjoy [...]