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Exploring Hildene, Vermont

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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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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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Painted Rocks Montana

Off-the-Beaten-Path Western Montana Lakes for Boomer Travel Fun

Painted Rocks Montana

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is sponsoring this look at Montana waterways and how you can protect them. When I say “Western Montana,” what comes to mind? Do you picture the rugged mountains of the Northern Rockies or the glaciated peaks of Glacier National Park? The sight of my beloved Bitterroot Mountains certainly causes my […]

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How to Spend a Weekend on Amelia Island

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Although Florida is a massively popular vacation spot, there are still a few places that manage to stave off the tourist glut—if you’re willing to go just off-the-beaten-path just a little bit. A barrier island located just off Florida’s northeastern coast, Amelia Island boasts breathtaking scenery and plenty of active travel options, all without the […]

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Tips for Active Travel in Grand Cayman

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The Caribbean is world renowned for its beautiful crystal clear waters and laid-back atmosphere. However, in such a wonderful selection of islands and destinations to visit, how do you choose where to go? Well, if you’re looking for some beautiful beaches where you can do more than just lie down all day (although that doesn’t […]

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Hot Springs and Hiking in Guatemala

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Guest contributor Kirsten Gallagher has been sharing tales from her recent Guatemalan adventures over the last few weeks. From practicing yoga in Lago Atitlán to hiking up an active volcano in Antigua, Kirsten is obviously a big fan of active travel. Today, she’s telling us about her most recent adventure, which included hiking in Guatemala […]

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Practicing Yoga at Lago Atitlán, Guatemala

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From hiking up active volcanoes to exploring glaciers, we absolutely adore active travel adventures of any kind. But, not all active travel has to include hiking boots, walking sticks or parkas. Today, we’re going to explore a more relaxing activity, based in a breathtaking location. Guest contributor, Kirsten Gallagher, is here to share her experience […]

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How to Celebrate a Biltmore House Christmas

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From soaking up the sun on exotic beaches to enjoying winter wonderland scenery from a log cabin, there are many ways to celebrate the holidays. But, if you’re really looking to get into the holiday spirit,  find a way to experience a Biltmore House Christmas at the Biltmore House Estate in Asheville, North Carolina. Regular […]

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Exploring Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore on a Trip to Michigan

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As you already know, we jump at any chance to explore our National Park System. But … as beautiful as they are, we also love to find scenic places that don’t necessarily attract hundreds of thousands of people. Today, Jim Tobalski from Wandering Rose Travels is here to tell us about an unique off-the-beaten-path destination […]

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One-Day Southwest Road Trip Itinerary for Boomer Travelers

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  There are many things to see and do in the American Southwest. From a variety of national parks like the Grand Canyon and Monument Valley to charming little towns, this area of the the country is really exceptional. Today’s guest contributor, Shelli Elledge from Written FYI, recently took a boomer road trip through the […]

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