Couple looking out onto a mountain view near Boone, NC

Best Outdoor Things to Do Near Boone, NC

If you’re looking for the best outdoor things to do near Boone, North Carolina, we’ve got you covered. Boone is known for beautiful views, fun attractions and plenty of fun things to do like hiking or scenic drives. James Richardson shares his tips for outdoor things to do near Boone. This could be a fun addition […]

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Acadia National Park Itinerary for 2 Days of Boomer Fun

Maine offers plenty of things to do for active boomer travelers. But to experience the best of Maine, you’ll want to follow our Acadia National Park itinerary for two days of hiking, lobster eating and exploring coastal Maine. My Itchy Travel Feet featured writer, Debi Lander of ByLanderSea, recently traveled to Bar Harbor, Maine. She […]

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Maine Windjammer Cruise: Glamping on Penobscot Bay

If you’re looking to relax and unplug, a Maine Windjammer Cruise is the answer. My Itchy Travel Feet featured writer, Debi Lander of ByLanderSea, says it’s like “glamping on the sea.” Read about her experience on a 3-day schooner cruise that explores the beautiful Penobscot Bay, courtesy of the Lewis R. French. My boyfriend, John, […]

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Dismals Canyon: Off-the-Beaten-Path in Alabama

Dismals Canyon in Alabama definitely qualifies as off-the-beaten-path. James Richardson shares tips for visiting this little-known destination. This could be a fun addition to your next boomer road trip. The northern region of Alabama has a lot of natural beauty and is just a fun, short road trip from where me and my wife of […]

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Best Things To Do in Curacao for Boomer Travelers

If you’re a baby boomer looking for island fun in the Caribbean, keep reading to discover the best things to do in Curacao. My Itchy Travel Feet featured writer, Debi Lander of ByLanderSea, recently traveled to Curacao and writes about her experience exploring this lovely Caribbean island. When you hear the word Curacao, do you think […]

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Stevensville's Annual Creamery Picnic Parade

8 Tiny Towns to For Your Small Town America Road Trip

When is the last time that you visited small town America on a boomer road trip? While metropolitan U.S. cities like New York, Chicago, Atlanta or Los Angeles get most of the travel attention, you’re doing yourself a disfavor by not including an off-the-beaten-path small town in some of your travel plans. By featuring eight […]

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Outdoor Things to Do in Albuquerque NM

Are you looking for the best outdoor things to do in Albuquerque, New Mexico? There’s lots more to do beyond hot air ballon rides, one of the claims to Albuquerque’s fame. James Richardson shares his tips for outdoor activities in the city. Exploring Albuquerque is a good respite from your time driving the high road […]

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52 Best National Park Books for 2022

If you are looking for the best national park books, I’ve found 52 that you need to know about! Along with my favorites, you’ll also discover books on every facet of our national parks. Of course you’ll find the usual guides and coffee table books but there is so much more when it comes to […]

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Morocco Itinerary: The Best Places to Visit in Morocco

Located in Northern Africa, Morocco may seem like an off-the-beaten-path trip, yet it’s only 8.6 miles from Spain! In this Morocco itinerary you’ll discover ways to explore a country that offers a wide variety of travel experiences that boomers will enjoy. My Itchy Travel Feet featured writer, Debi Lander of ByLanderSea, recently spent two weeks in […]

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