How to choose the best Alaska cruise

Top Apps for Alaska Travel

Updated 6.26.2017 Visit Alaska Travel Apps to access our most recent list of recommended travel apps for Alaska. As far as bucket list trips, I personally think that Alaska should be on the top of everyone’s dream destination list. The Last Frontier has it all, incredibly diverse landscape, amazing wildlife, profound culture, and countless opportunities […]

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5 apps for road trips

Five Best Apps For Road Trips: Part Two

Updated 06.27.2017 Go here:  The BEST Road Trip Apps for all of our app recommendations in one place. My very first grown-up car was a black Geo Tracker. At the time, many of my car snob friends accused my new convertible ride of being a “toy” car. To me, however, that little black box on wheels […]

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Ignite the spark with a Four Seasons romantic getaway

Have you seen the Four Seasons romantic getaway specials offered in their Ignite the Spark promotion? Alan and I can attest to the romance that you’ll find at Four Seasons hotels. Last year, during our stay at the Four Seasons Sydney, we expected luxury and personal service but the view from our junior suite was the icing […]

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Going scuba diving or skiing? Don’t forget the HeatWraps

Are you an active boomer traveler who enjoys warm weather activities like scuba diving or snorkeling in a tropical island setting? Alan and I count snorkeling excursions in Fiji and Bora Bora as two of our top boomer travel experiences. But, then again, we like cold weather fun too. I’ll never forget our first snowshoeing […]

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Going on a bicycling trip? Don’t forget the HeatWraps

When Alan and I visited Beijing, China, we discovered a sea of bicycles outside the gates to the Temple of Heaven. Our guide explained that the park outside the Temple of Heaven is where Chinese baby boomers hang out. How many of these bikes belonged to them? I can only guess. But, it would have […]

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We should have packed ThermaCare HeatWraps

Has back pain kept you from enjoying a boomer travel experience? That’s what happened to Alan when we took our whirlwind tour of the Western National Parks. A couple of days before the road trip, he played a vigorous game of handball that resulted in an aching back. By the time we reached Glacier National […]

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Don’t let back pain put your boomer travel on hold

You’re on a boomer trip—one you’ve been anticipating for a long time—and a nagging lower backache is your morning wakeup call rather than the hotel’s radio alarm clock. There go the plans for the day—no hiking, biking or golfing for you. Hopefully, this is a vacation that provides rest and relaxation rather than a road […]

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Florida girlfriend getaway

Hey ladies, want to plan a Florida girlfriend getaway? Today’s guest post, Tami Koenig, Your Story Coach, offers first-hand travel suggestions for boomer gal pals. My girlfriends and I have been traveling together since we were in our 20s—from Greece and Guatemala to Paris and Prague—we’re old hands at the delicate art of traveling with […]

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