Scenic stupas

Day Cycling Through the Temples of Bagan

We love exotic travel tales that include active adventures, especially when it involves biking off-the-beaten path. Guest contributor, Sue King from Nomadic KU, did just that as she cycled her way through dusty backwoods while exploring Myanmar’s Bagan temples by bike. On our own: Bagan cycling tour Iconic images of the ancient temples of Bagan […]

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Tabanan travel

Off-the-Beaten-Path in Bali’s Tabanan Regency

Active travel in exotic lands is definitely one of our most favorite travel themes and today, we’re mixing a little foodie fun in as well. Today’s guest writers, Sarah and Laura from Wandercooks, are here to tell us all about their adventures exploring Bali’s Tabanan Regency. Indonesia’s island of Bali is renowned for beautiful beaches, […]

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Cookhouse Yurt Colorado

Going Off Grid in Colorado

Fall is a beautiful time for active travel, and of course, there’s really no better time of year to enjoy the great outdoors. One of the best ways to appreciate nature is to find lodging where you disconnect as much as possible. Doesn’t that sound nice? Well, follow along as our guest contributor, Anna Reid […]

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Exploring the French Islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon

Did you know that there are two French islands off the Newfoundland coast? And, according to Kirsten Gallagher’s first-hand experience, it is definitely worth exploring this off-the-beaten-path slice of Canada. Guest contributor and Toronto resident, Kirsten Gallagher, recently had the opportunity to explore St. Pierre and Miquelon. Come along as she introduces you to these […]

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John Day Fossil Beds in eastern Oregon is a fun boomer travel adventure

John Day Fossil Beds National Monument: Tips for a one-day visit

If you’re looking for an off-the-beaten-path national parks experience in Oregon, John Day Fossil Beds National Monument more than qualifies. And road tripping in the remote, rural countryside of eastern Oregon’s John Day River Basin is a visual treat. Fossils, hidden in the region’s rock layers, are the true star of this trip. And you’ll […]

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Orkney Island

Day Trip to the Orkney Islands

Is a day trip to the Orkney Islands on your to do list? I’m attracted to the off-the-beaten-path travel destination, although I’ve yet to visit. My Itchy Travel Feet featured contributor, Debi Lander from ByLanderSea, recently explored Scotland. She’s here to share her experience on an Orkney day trip. Slow travel allows for unplanned adventures […]

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A boomer traveler shares her tiny house experience in Scotland.

Two Nights Too Many in a Scottish Tiny House

Have you ever wondered about living in a tiny house? Debi Lander, My Itchy Travel Feet featured contributor, shares her tiny house experience on an off-the-beaten-path trip in Scotland. You’re going to love it! Most of my friends say I live large, but I hold a fascination with small things: dollhouses filled with teensy furniture, […]

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Raquel's Ark in Volcan, Panama,

Off the Beaten Path in Panama

It’s always interesting to have a sneak peek into the lives of boomer expats around the world. Today’s guest contributor, Larke Newell, is here to tell us how her and her husband make the most out of their beautiful second home by exploring off the beaten path in Panama. If you are considering a vacation […]

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Paterie Prison

Past the Iron Curtain: Exploring Estonia

Estonia may not be known as a top travel bucket list destination, but from the looks of it, it should be. Today’s guest contributor, Ann Randall spent an exciting time exploring Estonia recently and found a lovely country, full of profound history and strong spirit. The Iron Curtain. For most Baby Boomers, what happened during […]

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