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Every villa at Ivory Lodge has its own plunge pool. Luxury on a South African safari!

Exploring in luxury at Ivory Lodge

Every villa at Ivory Lodge has its own plunge pool. Luxury on a South African safari!

What do luxury accommodations mean to you? Is it the thread count of the sheets or the number of stars behind the property’s name? For this boomer traveler, personal service is the key. And that’s what Alan and I found at the all-inclusive Lion Sands Ivory Lodge located in South Africa’s Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve. […]

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Think Victorian at Gainesville’s Sweetwater Branch Inn

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Are you a fan of gingerbread trim and elegance from yesteryear? Do I have a bed and breakfast for you. At Gainesville’s Sweetwater Branch Inn, baby boomer travelers experience the intricacies of Victorian architecture, a shady garden’s peacefulness and owner Cornelia Holbrook’s homemade crepes for breakfast. Sweetwater Branch Inn is actually a collection of two […]

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Exploring Canyon de Chelly on a four-wheel-drive adventure

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Updated 08.01.2016 For an introduction to off-roading, Canyon de Chelly National Monument near Chinlé, Arizona, offers baby boomers easy to moderate driving challenges in a scenic setting. History whispers from ancient cliff dwellings as you bounce along the canyon floor next to the streaked, pink walls of sandstone cliffs. But life still goes on here […]

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Go trick or treating Florida style

Herlong Mansion Bed and Breakfast

Are you a Halloween loving baby boomer? If you’re traveling through Florida this weekend, try these trick or treating ideas. The skeleton dangling near the front gate won’t be enough to scare you away from Herlong Mansion in Micanopy. Giant pumpkins guard the large veranda of this historic bed and breakfast located in Florida’s second […]

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Write about your favorite family gathering, win a Montana trip

photo courtesy of The Resort at Paws Up

Remember when Fido ate the Christmas turkey as it sat on the kitchen counter and Mom served hot dogs for Christmas dinner instead? What about the time you traveled for hours to surprise your parents with a holiday visit? Do you have a favorite memory of a family gathering? Catalog clothing retailer, Lands’ End wants […]

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Leroux Creek Inn, Colorado's answer to the French wine country

The breakfast view at Leroux Creek Inn

We weren’t looking for France, but that’s what Alan and I found at Leroux Creek Inn and Vineyards in Hotchkiss, Colorado. Well not exactly France, but we did discover a wonderful mix of Santa Fe adobe, warm hospitality and French cooking set amidst scenery worthy of any vineyard in Provence or the Loire Valley. The […]

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Adventure along Kauai’s Na Pali Coast

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Updated 02.09.2017 If you’re on a trip to Hawaii, don’t miss the adventure along Kauai’s Na Pali coast. I know you’ve seen it, even if you’ve never been to Kauai. Photos of the jagged coastline appear in almost every travel article about this scenic Hawaiian island. It’s one of our favorite boomer adventures in Hawaii. Looking […]

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