News for the Week

green forest overlooking ocean with island in the distance

Beautiful views are guaranteed while Hiking the Abel Tasman Coast Track.

From Donna:

I hope everyone had a Happy 4th filled with lots of travel fun and that you’re reading this edition of News for the Week from a cruise suite, mountain cabin or condo at the beach. Our July 4th included a croquet tournament (Yay! My team placed second) and a community picnic.

You did see the July newsletter, right? It’s packed with ideas for hiking destinations and tips for including hikes in any type of travel experience. Take a look.

From Nicole:

Well, as I mentioned last week, I’m off to my zen beach destination in beautiful Mallorca. Hopefully, I’ll be back with some great sunrise or sunset photos. Do you have a a beach trip planned this summer? Tell us all about it!

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

Boomer Travel Deals

Are you an Amazon Prime shopper? Don’t miss the big Prime Day sale on July 16. Here’s a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime just in case you aren’t a member. We’re digging the special on a Coleman road trip portable propane grill!

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Save on seeing the best views of the Grand Canyon.

This Week’s Articles

This month, we’re sharing our favorite hiking adventures around the world. If you’re planning a hiking trip any time soon, make sure to check out our round up of 13 Hiking Apps for Boomer Hikers.

Italy is one of our favorite destinations and this week, Shelli Elledge is taking us on an active adventure through one of the country’s most striking areas. Get your shoes on because we’re going Hiking through Cinque Terre.

As much as we love hiking, we’re also big fans of long road trips to off-the-beaten-path destinations. Check out our sponsored post this week on the Benefits of Boomer Road Trips.

More Travel News for Boomers

Lots of happenings in the luxury cruise industry. Have you read about Seabourn’s order of two ultra-luxury expedition ships? Sounds like boomer travel fun to us.

Here’s an American Safari in Montana that’s definitely off-the-beaten-path.

Going on a cruise? Don’t forget these 10 items.

Did you know that Hawaii has banned certain sunscreens to protect the coral reefs?

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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