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Canada Day in Ottawa

Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa

Canada Day in Ottawa

If you’re planning a Canadian adventure this summer, you’re definitely in luck—Canada Day is just around the corner with plenty of celebrations going on. Thankfully, today’s guest contributor and Ottawa resident, Vanessa Chiasson from  Turnip Seed Travel, is showing us the best way to partake in Ottawa Canada Day celebrations! Ottawa locals love to pretend […]

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From Donna: Our region of Montana has experienced above normal rainfall. If you’re traveling to Glacier National Park soon, pack a raincoat! Curious about the status of Going to the Sun Road? Check snow plowing progress here. It’s still going to be awhile before the road opens to vehicular traffic. In the meantime, marvel at […]

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How to choose the best Alaska cruise

How to Choose the Best Alaska Cruise for You

How to choose the best Alaska cruise

How do you choose the best Alaska cruise? Alan and I are often asked that question. Our answer? It depends—on the itinerary, when you would like to cruise in Alaska, which cruise line you prefer and the type of Alaska cruise experience you’re seeking. Before I offer my boomer travel advice for cruising to Alaska, […]

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Grizzly bear at Fish Creek in Hyder, Alaska.

News for the Week

Grizzly bear at Fish Creek in Hyder, Alaska.

From Donna:  Do you travel in the summer? Alan and I tend to use the season to explore in our own backyard, leaving traffic-congested interstate highways and busy airports to family travelers or those still working who don’t have the luxury of traveling when they choose. Summer is also a great time for catching up […]

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Discover a luxurious Montana getaway at Dreamcatcher Lodge in Kalispell.

Montana Getaway at Dreamcatcher Lodge

Discover a luxurious Montana getaway at Dreamcatcher Lodge in Kalispell.

When Alan and I look for a Montana getaway, luxury, relaxation and convenience are important requirements. Bonus points if it’s also romantic. We appreciate luxury lodging that offers relaxation but is convenient to the things we want to see and do. Dreamcatcher Lodge in the Many Lakes area of Kalispell definitely fits our parameters. We […]

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baird glacier

News for the Week

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From Donna: Alan and I are still recuperating from our eastern Oregon road trip. Is there such a thing as road-lag? What did we think of this off-the-beaten-path region in Oregon? We loved it! Alan’s already got the maps out planning a fall sports car road trip. And then there’s the bring the ATV road trip. […]

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On a May Crater Lake trip, see Crater Lake National Park dressed in snow.

A Spring Visit to Crater Lake National Park

On a May Crater Lake trip, see Crater Lake National Park dressed in snow.

When Alan and I were planning a last-minute Crater Lake trip for late May, we should have known something was up. Three nights at Crater Lake Lodge in southern Oregon’s Cascade mountains? Score! Have you tried to get last-minute reservations at a national park lodge? It’s almost unheard of. Why was Alan able to snag the […]

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