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News for the Week

May 23, 2015
Highway 189 scenic route

Have you been keeping up with Alan and Donna’s road trip adventures this week? They have been reporting from the road in Utah on Instagram, Twitter and at the My Itchy Travel Feet page on Facebook. Due to some unforseen circumstances, however, they had to change their plans mid-trip. As they say, flexibility is the true […]

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Exploring the White Pocket

May 21, 2015
White Pocket

If anything piques our travel radar, it’s exploring the many off-the beaten-path travel destinations located throughout our incredible National Park System. Today’s guest writer, Bill Haskamp, is here to tell us all about one of the most remarkable and isolated sites in Vermillion Cliffs National Monument, the White Pocket. By way of introduction, I’m an […]

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Fishing in the Florida Keys: A Boomer Woman’s First Catch

May 19, 2015
Fishing in Islamorada with Capt. Skip Bradeen.

Fishing in the Florida Keys? This travel princess? Those were my thoughts when I learned a Florida Keys press visit would include a half-day fishing charter with Captain Skip Bradeen on the Blue Chip Too. When our group of travel writers arrived at Whale Harbor Marina in Islamorada, my misconceptions about offshore fishing were about […]

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News for the Week

May 16, 2015
Vermillion Cliffs

From Donna: How did your week go? Ours was filled with travel arrangements that didn’t quite come together. I had hope to be writing to you from Capital Reef National Park but our accommodations fell through at the last minute and there were no rooms available throughout the entire area. So Alan and I regrouped, […]

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Wine Valley Inn & Cottages: a Charming Stay in Solvang

May 14, 2015
Wine Valley Inn in Solvang, CA

On a coastal California road trip that doubled as a multi-generational birthday celebration for my mother-in-law, Alan headed the car inland to the wine country of the Santa Ynez Valley near Santa Barbara and the Danish-inspired town of Solvang. Our accommodations at the Wine Valley Inn & Cottages proved to be the perfect setting for this road trip to Solvang. Situated on Copenhagen Drive, […]

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Stand Up Paddleboarding on Maui

May 12, 2015
Donna Hull paddleboarding on Maui

Trying a new-to-you active travel experience is energizing. The empowerment from learning a new skill lasts for days and results in unforgettable travel memories. I’m convinced that it also keeps this boomer thinking young. That’s why I said yes to a stand up paddleboarding lesson offered by Visit Maui during a trip to Hawaii’s Valley […]

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News for the Week

May 9, 2015
Mill Rose Inn

Whoa! Where did this week go? I enjoy writing travel ebooks, especially when I’m giving them away to you. From the writing to the design, I fret over every single detail. And that’s why, when I finished the week bleary eyed from hours at the computer, I realized the week had flown by. And I had […]

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Celebrating 8 Years With a Gift for You

May 8, 2015
Travel Apps for Your Next Trip

Alan and I are thrilled to be celebrating 8 years on the Internet with My Itchy Travel Feet. Of course we couldn’t do it without our readers and social media followers. In appreciation, we’re giving all newsletter and weekly broadcast subscribers an ebook: Travel Apps For Your Next Trip. The Internet has certainly made travel planning […]

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Top Five California Coastal Road Trip Apps

May 5, 2015
mendocino coast

Although the USA has countless options for incredible road trips, it’s California’s coastal routes that make this state a favorite among true road warriors. In fact, the ultra-curvy 123-mile California’s Pacific Coast Highway is considered by many to be the ultimate boomer road trip, offering travelers expansive ocean views, breathtaking landscape and of course, countless […]

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News for the Week

May 2, 2015
Elephant seals at Piedras Blancas on Pacific Coast Highway

Alan and I are at that busy intersection of writing and organizing photos from the trips we just took while preparing for an upcoming Utah road trip. You know what that means—work, work, work. But the meadowlarks keep singing outside my office window, which means that I’m putting my foot down. Sometime this weekend we’re going on a […]

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