Welcome to this edition of News for the Week—a look at boomer travel ideas, news and deals.
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How’s your December going? I’m a big fan of twinkling lights, holiday festivities and Christmas music. If I had the time, I’d treat Alan to his first Biltmore House Christmas experience. Have you been?
I’ve been going through old photos this week and it made me nostalgic for a Christmas Markets cruise on the Rhine River. Strasbourg, France was my favorite port. Have you been? Now’s the time to plan your 2020 Christmas Markets cruise.
As mentioned in the above photo, Donna had a medical emergency while overseas, which led to her being flown home by her medical evacuation program, MedJet Assist. Thankfully, she was okay, but the experience convinced her to sign up for yearly medical evacuation coverage. This month, we’re talking about our most recommended travel tips, and well, this type of insurance is fundamental for any type of travel!
This Week’s Articles
Are you looking to visit a unique destination that is unlike anywhere else in the world? Well, featured writer, Debi Lander has you covered this week with her tales of visiting Graceland. From riding in a pink Cadillac to visiting the famed jungle room, Debi covered a lot of ground on her Graceland adventure. Don’t miss it!
Travel Deals for Boomers
We’re on the hunt for the best travel deals for boomers. Some of the items featured are affiliate links (but not all).
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Check out the flight deals to the Caribbean at Kayak.com.
Save up to 40% off during REI’s Shop Now and Be Done Sale.
IHG Hotels & Resorts members Save Up to 25%
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
Do you print out your boarding pass? Here’s why you should.
Are you thinking about planning a road trip any time soon, but unsure of the route. For some inspiration, take sure to check out Forbes’ recommendations for planning an unforgettable road trip through the Pacific Northwest.
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.