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Fun Things to Do in Bucharest for the Boomer Traveler

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If you’re looking to explore Europe, but want to get away from the crowds in the most popular cities, Bucharest, Romania is the place to go!  Guest contributor, David Johnston from Travelsewhere, is here to tell us all about the many things to do in Bucharest, a historical jewel with endless things attractions. Exploring Boomer-style: […]

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How to Plan a Self-Guided Tour Through Belgrade, Serbia

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Perhaps Belgrade, Serbia isn’t the most popular of European destinations, but this city packs a big punch when it comes to things to see and do. Guest contributor, David Johnston from Travelsewhere, is taking us on a beautiful Belgrade self-guided tour. Come along! Visiting the Balkans region of Europe presents travelers the chance to see something […]

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Swiss Cow Parade

Watch the Cows Come Home at the Desalpe Festival in Charmey, Switzerland

The cows go marching one by one, hurrah, hurrah! This song is guaranteed to permeate through your brain if you’re lucky enough to visit the Désalpe Festival in Charmey, Switzerland. Guest contributor, Angela Hawn from Ramblings of a Menopausal Mom Abroad had the pleasure of visiting Switzerland’s beautiful Gruyère region in time for the festival and let’s […]

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An Ideal Greek Island Cruise for Boomers on a Budget

Are you curious about what it’s like to go on a Greek Island hopping cruise?  You’re in luck because guest contributor Debi Lander, from ByLanderSea, is here to share her experience with us. Can you believe Alan and Donna still haven’t crossed a Greek Island cruise off their boomer bucket list? The Greek Islands are rich in […]

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Hiking in Cinque Terre on a Boomer Travel Adventure

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Italy is a world-renowned travel destination with endless options for active travel. But, if you’re looking to do something really special, hiking Cinque Terre is definitely a great adventure. Today’s guest contributor, Shelli Elledge from Written FYI, recently visited this area with her sights set on hiking from one colorful hilltop village to the next, […]

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Touring Prunelli Gorge on an Ajaccio Shore Excursion

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Have you cruised to Corsica? What did you do for an Ajaccio shore excursion? When Silver Wind called on Corsica during the Mediterranean portion of a spring cruise that sailed Ft. Lauderdale to Rome, we chose nature on our first-time visit to the French island. Isn’t it fun when cruise ship itineraries that you’ve experienced […]

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How to Plan a Self-Guided Tour through St Petersburg

The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

Russia is a fairly complicated destination to visit, but according to those who’ve been, visiting majestic cities like St Petersburg is well worth it. Full of fascinating history and architectural gems, this city is a definite bucket list item. Previously, we shared travel planning details on how to visit St Petersburg without a group tour. […]

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How to Plan a Hiking Trip through the Swiss Alps

Views of the Swiss Alps

Active travel means many things to many people, but hiking while surrounded by snow-topped mountain tops sounds like absolute heaven to us. Guest contributor, Lesley Connor from  Empty Nesters Travel Insights is here to tell us about her adventure hiking through the Swiss Alps. Hiking through the Swiss Alps The phrase “hiking in the Swiss […]

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Things to do in Stirling, Scotland

View of Stirling, Scotland

Planning a trip to Scotland? Well, if you’re looking for some active travel options, you’ll find them in beautiful Stirling. Located in central Scotland, this area is an extremely picturesque region with various hiking trails that guarantee amazing views of the landscape. Guest contributor, Shaly Pereira from traveltoes85, is here to share with us some […]

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