My Itchy Travel Feet | The Baby Boomer's Guide To Travel


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 as we go exploring the White Pocket. By way […]

Read the full article →

Discover a Relaxing Bed and Breakfast in the Heart of Santa Fe

November 1, 2014
El Paradero Bed and Breakfast Inn

On a visit to Santa Fe, New Mexico, boomers will find plenty of places to stay. From the luxurious Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado to the historic Santa Fe Hotel, accommodations cover every taste and pocketbook. But if you’re looking for a bed and breakfast within walking distance of downtown Santa Fe, Alan and I recommend […]

Read the full article →

Five Best Apps for Southwestern Travel

March 4, 2014
Mesa Arch Canyonlands

Spring is right around the corner and if you’re like me, you’ve been counting the long days of winter until its arrival. Like most, I always look forward to springtime because it means a wide variety of active travel options. While some people love winter weather travel, I’ll always prefer to travel during long, springtime […]

Read the full article →

Saturday’s scene: off-the-beaten-path in Utah

March 1, 2013

Updated 03.01.2014 Would you like to travel off-the-beaten-path in Utah? If you’ve hung around My Itchy Travel Feet for very long, you know that Alan and I enjoy nothing better than to take the road less traveled. That’s exactly what we found off of Highway 163 near Mexican Hat in southeastern Utah. I bet you thought […]

Read the full article →

Go back to school at The Broadmoor’s Barbecue University

February 7, 2013

Do you like to mix cooking with luxury travel? Barbecue University might be just the ticket for upgrading your barbecue skills. Steve Collins of Santa Fe Traveler attended and is here to tell us why we should go, too. Looking for a great getaway? Boomer barbecue fans can combine cooking and luxury at Barbecue University. […]

Read the full article →

Saturday’s scene: Nature’s splendor in Upper Antelope Canyon

November 3, 2012
Upper Antelope Canyon near Page, Arizona

Updated 6.20.2015 Need a place to stay? Check out these hotels in Page. Slot canyons are some of nature’s most impressive achievements. Exploring them usually requires hiking to reach the entrance, climbing skills to travel up and over chokestones plus the willingness to squeeze yourself through tiny cracks while negotiating wet spots and streams in the […]

Read the full article →

Five Fun, Funky and Accessible Road Trip Stops

July 19, 2012

Is hopping in the car for a road trip your idea of boomer travel? There’s nothing that Alan and I like better. And, finding unique stops along the way is an added bonus. In today’s guest post, Candy Harrington writes about five funky road trip stops that are also accessible, which means you can include […]

Read the full article →

Dining outdoors at Tohono Chul Tea Room

May 15, 2012

Updated 01.15.2013 Are you a fan of eating breakfast outdoors—especially on a trip? There’s something decadent about lazing over a cup of coffee after a delicious meal while nature provides the entertainment. Here’s an insider’s tip:  if you’re boomertravel plans include Tucson, Arizona, save a morning for breakfast at Tohono Chul Tea Room (January 16, 2013: […]

Read the full article →

Soaking it in at Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs and Spa

May 3, 2012
Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs and Spa

Updated: 11.01.2014 Hot springs and New Mexico—are those two items on your boomer travel list? In today’s guest post, Billie Frank of The Santa Fe Traveler introduces us to Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs and Spa. The good news for boomers is that 60 is the new 40 and 70 is the new 60. Most of […]

Read the full article →

Saturday’s scene: standing tall in Tucson

March 31, 2012

Alan captured this saguaro scene on a backyard hike in Tucson. That’s right, the outer reaches of Saguaro National Park West are about a 10-minute walk from our front door. Until our move to Tucson, I didn’t appreciate these stately giants. In fact, I didn’t like them at all. But after living in the Old […]

Read the full article →

About Us

We're Donna & Alan Hull. We KNOW boomer travel.

Since 2008, we've published articles and photographs focusing solely on boomer travel: where to go, what to do and how to do it.

Partner with us

Did you know that baby boomers purchase 80% of luxury vacations and adults aged 55 + account for one-third of all trips in the U.S.? We can help you to reach an audience of active boomer travelers.

Learn more:

Have questions? Get in touch.

The fine print:

Media Mentions

We're the undeniable experts on boomer travel.

Need a boomer expert for your publication? Get in touch.