Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen travelers ’

SENIORS DISCOVER AMERICA’S ALL-AMERICAN ROADS

Aug 17th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Love Road Trips My wife Jeannine is the editor of my daily travel blog for senior citizens. She enjoys reading them and has fallen in love with several states and cities. She particularly enjoys road trips and it was her idea that I take a look at America’s All-American Roads. She thinks that we [...]



SENIORS VISIT CHAMONIX AND MONT BLANC

Feb 27th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Ride up Chamonix to Mont Blanc There are places.  Then there are very high places.  Then there is Chamonix-Mont Blanc of more commonly simply Chamonix.  It was the site of the 1924 Winter Olympics, the first Winter Olympics. The commune is well-known and loved by skiers, mountain enthusiasts and senior travelers of all types. [...]



SENIOR CITIZENS TRAVEL TO CEDAR FALLS/WATERLOO

Feb 17th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Welcome in Cedar Falls and Waterloo I can speak with some authority on this blog, Seniors, having lived here with my family for over 25 years. The two cites are intertwined much like the Twin Cities in Minnesota. First of all this is Iowa: a great place to raise a family and a state [...]



SENIORS JOURNEY TO PERTH

Jan 23rd, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

It’s a long long way to Tipperary, but… Seniors, it’s even further to Perth.  Perth, Australia is on the westernmost coast of the country and has become a major senior citizen tourist attraction.  Many of us have never heard of Perth while Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane and are cities that make the news. Perth is [...]



SENIORS ENJOY ARCHEOLOGICAL TOURS

Jan 10th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Archaeological Vacations Seniors Will Really Dig I have been interested in archeology for a long, long time.  I enjoy reading articles and news stories on the topic. I recently was in an office having my eyes checked for new glasses and picked up a copy of Archeology Magazine.  This volume had several tours that seniors [...]



SENIOR CITIZEN TRAVEL TO SARASOTA

Jan 3rd, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Urban Amenities and Small-Town Pleasures Sarasota…where urban amenities meet small-town living.  Sounds like a place I would love. Florida’s Gulf Coast beckons seniors to come and enjoy the beaches, the sun, her islands and the many amenities that are available. The islands separating Sarasota Bay from the gulf near the city, known as keys, include [...]



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 [...]



AIRPORT MAKE-OVERS FOR SENIORS

Nov 17th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Interested in Airports So why a blog about airports?  It seems like there has been a lot of activity going on to make life more enjoyable for seniors passing through terminals on their way to various destinations.  Several major airports and a couple of smaller ones have turned to art, architecture and food to [...]



SENIORS TRAVEL TO PUERTO PENASCO (ROCKY POINT)

Aug 26th, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Discover Where the Sonoran Desert Meets the Sea Seniors living in Arizona or southern California, have undoubtedly heard of Rocky Point. I know it fairly well myself having traveled there ten times on church mission trips. During our visits, we provide food and clothing and on our last trip we installed electricity to a [...]



SENIORS TRAVEL TO JAMAICA

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

Seniors Enjoy Former Hangout of the Famous Situated on Jamaica’s northeast coast, the resort areas of Port Antonio, Runaway Bay, and Ocho Rios (affectionately called “Ochi” by the locals), helped to launch large-scale tourism in Jamaica. Known for its abundant rainfall, verdant landscapes, rolling hills, and jagged estuaries, this region was once the preferred hangout [...]