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Becoming a Cruising Scholar with Adventures Afloat

Large Road Scholar Adventures ship

Road Scholar is sponsoring this look at what’s new in small ship cruising for boomer travelers. Are you an inquisitive boomer traveler who enjoys small ship cruising that’s packed with learning and cultural experiences? Nightly shows and formal dress are fun, but approaching a cruise like a scholar has its benefits, especially when cruising to […]

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News for the Week

river with rocks and greenery

Welcome to this edition of News for the Week—a look at boomer travel ideas, news and deals. From Donna: Wow, where did this week go? It’s been a busy writing week for me. Be looking soon for an article on Montana summer road trips and another one featuring Road Scholar’s Adventures Afloat program. But, first, […]

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Going Off the Beaten Path in Singapore

a little pocket park with towering bridge in background.

While cruising around the world, it’s always a good idea to get off the boat and explore the ports. Even though it may be hard to tear yourself away from the fabulous offerings found on the ship, a long walk around a new destination can be invigorating. Popular cruise stops like Singapore offer endless things […]

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News for the Week

Mesa Arch Canyonlands

Welcome to this edition of News for the Week—a look at boomer travel ideas, news and deals. From Donna: Our Alaska road trip planning continues. Did you know that it’s possible to visit Glacier Bay National Park even if you aren’t on an Alaska cruise? That’s what I learned this week. We’re thinking about flying […]

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Exploring Hildene, Vermont

goats grazing in front of a barn surrounded by mountains

Vermont has long been known as a charming area to visit, and it is a very popular tourist destination on the east coast. In fact, many first-time visitors are surprised at how picture perfect Vermont really is. With stunning scenery and a seemingly infinite number of charming towns, the state is definitely a welcoming oasis […]

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News for the Week

view of large lake with mountains in the back ground

Welcome to this edition of News for the Week—a look at boomer travel ideas, news and deals. From Donna: We’re on the Oregon coast where it’s been raining, raining, raining. But I found three sand dollars!  Hope to have more adventures to share with you next week—if it doesn’t rain. Is the Galapagos on your […]

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Active Boomers Guide to Adelaide

wide river with large buildings in the background

As a long-time resident of NSW Australia, guest contributor Leslie Connor from Empty Nesters Travel Insights, knows quite a bit about exploring all that Australia has to offer. After already covering Melbourne,  Sydney and Canberra for My Itchy Travel Feet, this week she’s back with an in-depth guide to Adelaide. South Australia’s capital, Adelaide is […]

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Okefenokee swamp

A Visit to Georgia’s Okefenokee Swamp for the Boomer Traveler

Visiting Okefenokee Swamp is for you, if you’re a fan of canoeing with alligators, birdwatching or cycling next to a lush, riparian landscape. We recommend Folkston as your headquarters. Out of all of the swamps in the world, Okefenokee Swamp certainly wins for the catchiest name. Known as one of the seven natural wonders of […]

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News for the Week

grand canyon view with stone formation

Welcome to this edition of News for the Week—a look at boomer travel ideas, news and deals. From Donna: We have a big announcement this week at My Itchy Travel Feet—a new team member. Meet featured writer, Debi Lander. Debi has already taken My Itchy Travel Feet readers road tripping through Champagne country, hiking in […]

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