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How to choose the best Alaska cruise

How to Choose the Best Alaska Cruise for You

How to choose the best Alaska cruise

How do you choose the best Alaska cruise? Alan and I are often asked that question. Our answer? It depends—on the itinerary, when you would like to cruise in Alaska, which cruise line you prefer and the type of Alaska cruise experience you’re seeking. Before I offer my boomer travel advice for cruising to Alaska, […]

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Grizzly bear at Fish Creek in Hyder, Alaska.

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Grizzly bear at Fish Creek in Hyder, Alaska.

From Donna:  Do you travel in the summer? Alan and I tend to use the season to explore in our own backyard, leaving traffic-congested interstate highways and busy airports to family travelers or those still working who don’t have the luxury of traveling when they choose. Summer is also a great time for catching up […]

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baird glacier

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baird glacier

From Donna: Alan and I are still recuperating from our eastern Oregon road trip. Is there such a thing as road-lag? What did we think of this off-the-beaten-path region in Oregon? We loved it! Alan’s already got the maps out planning a fall sports car road trip. And then there’s the bring the ATV road trip. […]

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Oregon's Crater Lake

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Oregon's Crater Lake

From Nicole: Well,  Alan and Donna certainly aren’t homebodies, that’s for sure! This week, the traveling duo embarked on a road trip adventure through beautiful Oregon. Have you been? Over at the My Itchy Travel Feet page on Facebook, Donna posted the photo above of Crater Lake and my mouth literally dropped open. That’s just […]

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Exploring Selinunte on a cruise excursion in Sicilly.

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Exploring Selinunte on a cruise excursion in Sicilly.

From Donna: Yay! I finally published the first article from our spring crossing and Mediterranean cruise on Silversea. You’ll find it listed below in This Week’s Articles. And I’m up to my neck on a new project that I can’t wait to tell you about—but not yet. In the meantime, Alan and I are heading […]

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Tips for exploring Selinunte on a cruise excursion in Sicily

A Magical Cruise Excursion in Selinunte, Sicily

Tips for exploring Selinunte on a cruise excursion in Sicily

Imagine columns from the ruins of a Greek temple standing amid fields of wildflowers on a perfect spring day. When Alan and I traveled to Selinunte, Sicily, on a Mediterranean cruise excursion with Silversea, that’s exactly what we found. And it was a beautiful reminder that the most magical of travel experiences happen when we least […]

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Carrara marble mine tour!

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Carrara marble mine tour!

From Donna: So last week I told you about our intention to explore more. Alan and I have just returned from a spontaneous two-day getaway to Glacier National Park. In the process, we discovered Dreamcatcher Lodge, which I’ll be writing about soon. And our spring trip to the park has inspired a soon-to-be-written article with plenty […]

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Tremiti Islands

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Tremiti Islands

From Donna: As Alan and I celebrate nine years of publishing My Itchy Travel Feet, we’re reminded of how quickly time is passing. One of the promises that we made to each other during the Silver Wind Mediterranean Cruise was to work less, explore more and take the time to truly enjoy life. To that end, […]

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Mother Moose at Bullhead Lake

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Mother Moose at Bullhead Lake

From Donna: Hello from Montana! Alan and I returned Monday from our Atlantic crossing and Mediterranean cruise on Silver Wind. And it looks like spring waited for us. Yikes, it’s cold here!  We’ve returned from Italy with a travel tip. If you are building in an extra day at the beginning or end of a […]

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