Posts Tagged ‘ senior tourists ’

SENIOR TRAVEL: GET LOST THIS SUMMER

Aug 20th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Ten Places to Get Lost Want to really get lost?  Probably not, but if you are adventuresome seniors seeking something new in your travels, check out ten places worthy to be discovered or in which to get “lost.” I’ve located some great spots to have fun as you enjoy the scenic countryside. Northern California’s Lost [...]



SENIOR TRAVEL: KNOW ABOUT UNUSUAL LAWS

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

Read Up on Unusual Laws You risk hefty fines – even jail time – if you accidentally break one of these rules in another place on our planet, so read on seniors. Bite your tongue and… Seniors, you had better bite your tongue when you visit Middleboro, Mass. Recently residents voted in a town meeting [...]



SENIORS VISIT TEXAS HILL COUNTRY

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

Seniors Retire in the Hill Country My wife and I love Texas Hill Country.  If you have never driven through this part of the state, you are in for a treat. Whether you take Hwy 87 or 290, you will pass through smaller towns that team with rolling hills, lush green landscape, lakes and rivers [...]



SENIORS VISIT HISTORIC APPOMATTOX

Apr 2nd, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Welcome to Historic Appomattox Appomattox, Where Our Nation Reunited . Here you will discover the Appomattox Court House National HIstorical Park, forever written on the pages of Civil War History.  The park is operated by the National Park Service and it pays homage to the events which reunited our nation and brought an end to [...]



SENIOR CITIZENS VISIT JOHANNESBURG

Feb 16th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Senior Citizens Discover a World-Class City Well Seniors, we are going to go a long, long ways on this one,  all the way to South Africa. Let’s first check out the airlines.  We will fly South African Airlines, okay? Johannesburg is served by O.R. Tambo International Airport, the largest and busiest airport in Africa and [...]



TRAVEL DESTINATIONS FOR SENIORS

Feb 14th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Enjoy Variety in Travel Destinations To have a little fun and give you a little variety, Seniors, I have come up with several lists of neat places to visit, both in the states and elsewhere. You may have already been to several of these, but do check out the rest.  They are said to [...]



SENIORS TRAVEL THE LEWIS AND CLARK TRAIL

Jan 31st, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Seniors Join Footsteps of Lewis and Clark I invite seniors to explore the Lewis and Clark Trail for an exciting journey filled with history, natural beauty and an opportunity to meet interesting people along the way. Explore the Lewis and Clark Trail by following the tracks of the Corps of Discovery as they discovered a [...]



SENIORS TRAVEL TO NORMANDY

Jan 9th, 2012 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

Normandy Invites Senior Travelers I enjoy writing about places where I have been.  I don’t recall which tour I led that took the group to Normandy and Bayeux, but I remember well the city, its hospitality and its proximity to the Beaches of Normandy. Bayeux is located roughly 166 miles northwest of Paris making it [...]



SENIORS VISIT ARIZONA TOWNS WITH UNUSUAL NAMES

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

Seniors Enjoy Bumble Bee and Surprise Since my wife and I now spend most our year in Arizona, I thought that I would share with SCJ readers a few “weird names” of towns in this state.  California has the longest list of names, and Texas and Pennsylvania comes close. You may never have an opportunity [...]



SENIORS TRAVEL TO GEORGIA AND ARMENIA

Dec 23rd, 2011 | By James E Becker | Category: Senior Travel

So you’ve been to Georgia, huh?  No, not that one, the one near Azerbaijan.  Seniors can take in a Tran-Caucasus Odyssey with Road Scholar for 14 days in May or October in 2012. Doesn’t that sound like a true adventure!  On this trip you can delve into the wildly diverse cultures and landscapes of the [...]