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Library of celsus

Top Five European Cruising Apps

Library of celsus

Looking to hit the high seas for some much needed R&R this summer? Luxury cruising is a great way to see the world, but without having to handle all of the travel logistics yourself. Just book and board and … you’re off! Luxury or not, a summer cruise through Europe has endless possibilities for touring […]

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How to travel safely

How to Travel Safely During a Crisis

How to travel safely

After every terrorist attack, especially the ones targeting tourism, I receive emails about how to travel safely on an international trip. Some of you ask about the precautions to be taken. Others wonder if they should cancel upcoming trips altogether. Each terrorism event—the latest being the Ataturk airport attack in Istanbul—creates an avalanche of Internet […]

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Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway

Summer Road Trip Ideas to Beat the Crowds

Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway

This article is sponsored by Good Sam Roadside Assistance in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand. Are you looking for summer road trip ideas? Alan and I usually avoid summer road trips unless they’re off-the-beaten-path. We’re not fans of busy, crowded roads or the safety issues they present. Unfortunately, boomers who are still working don’t have […]

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Alaska travel apps

Top Apps for Alaska Travel

Alaska travel apps

As far as bucket list trips, I personally think that Alaska should be on the top of everyone’s dream destination list. The Last Frontier has it all, incredibly diverse landscape, amazing wildlife, profound culture, and countless opportunities for active travel. However, even if you are accustomed to traveling light and by the seat of your […]

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Alan and Donna Hull swim with stingrays in Bora Bora.

Skin Cancer Travel Tips

Alan and Donna Hull swim with stingrays in Bora Bora.

Skin cancer travel tips, who needs them? Active boomer travelers do! And don’t make the mistake, like I did, of thinking that the damage has already been done way back in childhood. According to an article by Sheryl Kraft at Next Avenue, “The Skin Cancer Foundation reports a recent study showing that we get less than 25 percent […]

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Road Trip Apps

Road Trip Apps

Road Trip Apps

Hitting the open road is not only a great way to calm the mind, but it’s also an exciting way to explore those little hidden places in the world that aren’t found in guide books. Even for those who like to fly by the seat of their pants and make little-to-no plans, having real-time information […]

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Glacier National Park

Top Five National Park Travel Apps

Glacier National Park

Surely, you must know by now how much we love to explore our National Park system. Alan and Donna have made some incredible memories over the years while exploring the Grand Canyon, Canyonlands, and many more. This year marks the park system’s 100th anniversary and we are going to be celebrating throughout the month of […]

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Segovia Cathedral

Top Five Spain Travel Apps

Segovia Cathedral

I can wholeheartedly admit to being biased in favor of my adopted country, but, Spain is a great travel destination for any type of traveler, any time of year. However, those in the know love to see Spain in all of its glory in springtime. Although most of the country sees a short, mild winter […]

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Maui Views

Top Five Apps for Warm Weather Travel

Maui Views

I’ve always thought that heading south for the winter is one smart move. Although I do enjoy a bit of cold weather adventure, I’ll always shoot for a warm destination if given the choice. With winter in full effect, February is a great month to escape to a warm destination filled with endless options for […]

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