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Discovering Arizona’s slot canyons

Water Holes, Lower Antelope, Upper Antelope. Are these the names of hiking trails? No, they’re Arizona slot canyons located on the Navajo Reservation near Page, Arizona. Alan and I discovered the photogenic gems while on a photo workshop. But you don’t have to be a boomer photographer to enjoy exploring canyons carved by nature’s power. Walking […]

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Romancing the stars at Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter

If the saying is true that lovers have “stars in their eyes,” then baby boomer romantics are sure to find them at Mt Lemmon SkyCenter near Tucson, Arizona. On February 13 and 14, 2009, Adam Block, Program Coordinator, will host “Astro Amor√©,” discussing mythology related to the night sky. He’ll assist star lovers with locating […]

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Choosing a Guide in Rio de Janeiro

When a cruise concludes in Rio de Janeiro, passengers disembark around 9 a.m. but flights to the U.S. don’t leave until early in the evening or even later. What’s a baby boomer traveler to do? Hire a guide. Alan and I were faced with this dilemma when we sailed on an Atlantic crossing from Cape […]

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