News for the Week

Welcome to this edition of News for the Week—a look at boomer travel ideas, news and deals.

cabin entranceway with christmas lights and decorations

Alan and Donna spent the holidays at Triple Creek Ranch in Montana and it looks like a wonderful experience.

From Donna:

Whoa! Where did the week go? Preparing for the first of the month is always a busy time for Nicole and me. In December, we’re sharing our best travel tips. Take a look at the My Itchy Travel Feet home page to see what I mean.

Red berries and greenery in a container

Artificial berries in a container = easy Christmas decorating.

And here’s a little something about me that you may not know. Christmas decorating gives me joy and sparks my creativity. So even though Alan and I won’t be in Montana for the entire holiday season, last week I put just enough things out to give our home a holiday feel. Now I’m a happy camper.

From Nicole:

Well, here we are: December! Can you believe it? Another year that has completely flown by! Well, if you’re determined to get a few more trips in before the year is out, you’re in luck! This month, we’re revealing all of our best travel tips! I’m a big fan of this one: Where to Go 

If you’re not signed up yet for our monthly travel newsletter, get on it! January’s edition will feature our favorite bucket list trips!

This Week’s Articles

Looking for a fun destination that would be great for a family trip? Get yourself to London! This week’s guest article from Meg Wert shows us all the fun things to do in London for boomers.

Has your local cold weather have you hightailing out of town to Florida or another warm weather destination? Leaving your home for a long stretch of time can be stressful, but Donna has come up with some great Home Preparation Tips for Snowbirds.

And, last but not least, Donna shares her best luxury travel tips. You’ll definitely want to read this one!

Travel Deals for Boomers

Luggage that travels light.

We’re on the hunt for the best travel deals for boomers. Look what we found for this week:

Need to warm up? Check out these Caribbean cruise deals.

Need shoes for your next trip? You’re sure to find them in Zappos – 21 Days of Deals. Brand new deal everyday. Valid 12/1 – 12/21. Donna’s hoping to find a special pair of black sparkly heels for her next cruise. She might be in luck because Zappos sells narrow sizes that are so hard to find these days.

Want to go to Hawaii? Find the lowest prices on the right Maui hotel for you on TripAdvisor.

Up to 60% OFF Select Styles at! Best Selling Bags now just $35, $45 or $50 for a limited time only, no code needed. Valid 12/1-12/4 only.

Are you looking to save money on upcoming travels? Send us an email. We’ll check our resources for you.

More Travel News for Boomers

Did your information get caught up in the Marriott data breach? Here’s what to do.

Pick up a nice cup of coffee and enjoy this recent interview Donna did with Travel Awaits.

Are you too old to drive in Europe? Find out here.

Dreaming of a relaxing vacation to recuperate from the holiday season? Check out this list of where to go on vacation in January.

That’s all for now but we really want to hear from you. If you have a question about travel or suggestions for our next boomer road trip eguide, please send an email through our contact page.

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