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


Top Five Apps for Off the Beaten Path Travel

August 4, 2015
Moorea lagoon

Although most of us love to explore a city or destination with a set plan in mind, there’s always something incredibly enticing about forging your own path towards the unknown. After all, forgoing the well-traveled routes for off-the-beaten-path travel destinations is what exploration is all about, isn’t it? Although some may prefer to make travel […]

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Top Five Apps for Summer Cruise Travel

July 2, 2015
Silver Spirit Cartagena

Summer time travel means different things to different people. However, for most of us it means enjoying a bit of down time either relaxing at home or traveling to beautiful destinations. Of course, for those avid cruisers out there, summer cruise travel means relaxing in a luxurious suite, long stretches of time at the pool […]

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Five Best Apps for Hiking Around the World

June 4, 2015
Three Lakes Loop Trail in Southeast Alaska

As active boomers, we love anything that gets our heart pumping while traveling. Specifically, hiking is always a sure-fire way to see a new destination’s natural beauty, along with spectacular landscape and local wildlife. Some of our favorite travel memories have been made hiking around the world, including trekking over majestic Baird Glacier in Alaska and […]

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Top Five California Coastal Road Trip Apps

May 5, 2015
mendocino coast

Although the USA has countless options for incredible road trips, it’s California’s coastal routes that make this state a favorite among true road warriors. In fact, the ultra-curvy 123-mile California’s Pacific Coast Highway is considered by many to be the ultimate boomer road trip, offering travelers expansive ocean views, breathtaking landscape and of course, countless […]

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Top Five Western National Parks Apps

April 2, 2015
North Rim of the Grand Canyon

Although the U.S. offers a variety of travel destinations from vibrant cities to beautiful beaches, there is something so magical about exploring the country’s majestic national park system. From the ever-so-popular crown jewel in the national park system, The Grand Canyon, to less-explored parks like Glacier National Park, there is certainly no shortage of active […]

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Exploring the Mysteries of Alcatraz Prison

March 10, 2015
Alcatraz Island

Although we normally prefer to venture out to off-the-beaten-path destinations whenever possible, we’re not above seeing the main sites of a city. It’s true that San Francisco abounds with incredible sites that are off the typical tourist map, however, a trip to this beatiful city isn’t complete without exploring the mysterious Alcatraz prision. Today’s guest […]

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Top Five South Pacific Travel Apps

March 5, 2015
Nuka Hiva, Marquesas Islands

A trip to the South Pacific means exotic landscape and ample active travel opportunities will be at your fingertips. Of course, exploring this exotic destination means making a lot of decisions in the process. For most of us, planning a trip to this part of the world can be a bit daunting. How do you […]

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Top Five Apps for Winter Travel

February 5, 2015
Donna and Alan_Hubbard Glacier

Although many travelers take off the winter months to rest and rejuvenate, real adventurers in the know seek out cold weather travel opportunities. In fact, traveling during wintertime is a great idea for anyone looking for great deals to destinations that offer breathtaking landscapes, endless outdoor adventures and quite often, few crowds. Of course, traveling in […]

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Top Apps for Hawaiian Travel

January 8, 2015
Old Lahaina Luau sunset

What can be said about Hawaii travel that hasn’t been said before? As one of the most treasured natural resources found in the US, this beautiful cluster of volcanic islands truly offers the utmost in travel utopia. Exotic landscape and expansive beaches are only rivalled by the deep history and rich culture of the islands. […]

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In Defense of the Travel Bucket List

January 6, 2015
Do you have a travel bucket list? We share why you should.

Do you keep a travel bucket list? It’s a controversial topic among bloggers and travel writers. Naysayers point to travelers moving too quickly with the idea of checking an item off before rushing to the next destination on the list. They claim it leads to shallow travel experiences that don’t properly explore a place. Alan and I are […]

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