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. Jams 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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The Best Outdoor Things to Do on a Daytona Beach Getaway

Walking the wide, sandy beach is one of the many outdoor things to do in Daytona Beach. You could stroll next to the Atlantic Ocean for hours. But that’s just the beginning! Guest contributor, Cheryl Rodewig, shares tips for outdoor adventures in Daytona that you might not expect. Think kayaking shady creeks, exploring lighthouses, and discovering […]

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Top Things to Do in Birmingham for Boomer Travelers

Are you looking for things to do in Birmingham, Alabama? After visiting the Alabama Gulf Coast or exploring Northeast Alabama, balance out your trip by exploring this urban Alabama city. My Itchy Travel Feet featured writer, Debi Lander of ByLanderSea, recently visited The Magic City. She writes about her top things to do in Birmingham. I’d […]

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Review of The Milepost. A must-have for driving in Alaska.

The Milepost Review: Your Companion For Alaska Highway Road Trips

Sometimes our road trip planning consists of packing a few items and fueling up the car, before heading on a spontaneous journey to who knows where. But not when it comes to driving the Alaska Highway. This is a travel adventure that requires months of planning. And sometimes the information isn’t easy to come by. […]

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