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Going back to school in Dolores, Colorado

Lebanon Schoollhouse Bed and Breakfast

We are sad to report that Lebanon Schoolhouse Bed and Breakfast is closed. It was such a fun place to stay. When Alan found a listing on the Internet for Lebanon Schoolhouse Bed and Breakfast, while researching a Colorado road trip, this baby boomer traveler was skeptical. Picturing dusty chalkboards and dilapidated desks, I thought […]

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Riding the rails on the Polar Express

Santa visits on the Polar Express

Baby boomers, here’s a Christmas adventure to share with the grandkids. Pajama-clad children sip hot chocolate while munching on cookies as they listen to a reading of “The Polar Express,” by Chris Van Allsburg. But, they aren’t tucked snugly next to you on the living room sofa, during a cold December evening. Like a good baby boomer grandparent, you’ve […]

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Ride a Harley with Eaglerider for a scenic road tour

“We rent dreams.” That’s the claim at Eaglerider, a motorcycle rental and tour company based out of Los Angeles, California. With guided, self-guided and adventure tours available, all a baby boomer motorcyclist has to do is pick a destination and show up.  The guided tour selections cover the United States plus New Zealand and Australia. […]

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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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Discovering the "other" side of Glacier National Park

polebridge mercantile near glacier

Updated 04.01.2016 If you’re looking for an “off-the-beaten” path experience away from the summer crowds while exploring Glacier National Park, look no more. Let me introduce you to Polebridge, Montana. Actually, Polebridge is located outside the park boundaries on Glacier’s western side. Baby boomers willing to drive the 13-mile gravel road will discover a small […]

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Sleeping with history’s ghost at Baer House Inn

Baer House Inn

No, Alan and I didn’t see a ghost on our visit to Baer House Inn Bed and Breakfast in Vicksburg, Mississippi. But we slept with enough stories, antiques and memorabilia to satisfy any baby boomer historian. Located in Vicksburg’s historic downtown district, the 1870’s era Eastlake Victorian home has seven guest rooms, most with private baths. […]

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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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Discover Alaska on a small ship adventure cruise

Over at Luxury Cruise Bible, Andrea Rotondo has been writing about her adventures on Safari Spirit. Part of American Safari Cruises, the yacht-sized ship offers daily excursions amidst Alaska’s grand scenery combined with close encounters of the animal kind. The cruise mixes nature watching, hiking, fishing and kayaking with fine dining and excellent accommodations. With only twelve passengers, the ship […]

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