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Celebrating a 10 Year Anniversary: Happy Decade to Us!

Happy decade to us! That’s right, we’re celebrating our 10 year anniversary this week at My Itchy Travel Feet, The Baby Boomer’s Guide to Travel. Whew! That’s a lot of traveling, travel planning, writing, photography and all the other tasks that go into publishing an award-winning website for boomer travelers. Of course this isn’t my […]

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Whitsunday Region

Three Ways to Experience the Great Barrier Reef

Whitsunday Region

Updated 01.01.2018 The Great Barrier Reef is without a doubt one of the world’s most beautiful natural gems. If you’re planning a trip to this amazing destination, guest contributor Patti Morrow from Luggage and Lipstick is here to show us how to make the most out of this unforgettable bucket list trip. It’s on nearly […]

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Iceberg hunting in Greenland on a luxury expedition cruise.

Iceberg Hunting in Greenland on a Silversea Expedition Cruise

Iceberg hunting in Greenland on a luxury expedition cruise.

On an iceberg hunting excursion in Greenland, Alan and I hit the photography jackpot. Along with other Silver Explorer guests, we’re motoring near the whimsically shaped icy giants that fill the northern end of Scoresby Sund at Hall Bredning. Suddenly Silver Explorer appears in the arched opening of an iceberg. Wow! This boomer adventure promises […]

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Boomer travel - bucket list trip - cruising the Arctic ice on a luxury expedition cruise.

Journey to the Arctic Ice

Boomer travel - bucket list trip - cruising the Arctic ice on a luxury expedition cruise.

Updated 01.01.2018 For as long as I can remember, I’ve been fascinated with cruising to the edge of the Arctic ice pack. Several years ago, Alan and I almost made it during a cruise to Norway and beyond. But 30 minutes away from the ice pack’s edge, our cruise ship had to turn around for […]

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Parasailing Turks and Caicos

Finding Balance in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

Parasailing Turks and Caicos

The Caribbean is world famous for its beautiful scenery and crystal clear waters. Today’s guest contributor, Brette Sember, is taking us to the incredible Providenciales, Turks and Caicos, where paradise is definitely found! Whether your perfect tropical getaway is time at the beach or pool with a cold drink or water sports and active exploring, […]

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Donna Hull shares boomer adventure travel ideas.

Celebrating Boomer Adventure

Donna Hull shares boomer adventure travel ideas.

Celebrating My Itchy Travel Feet’s 9th anniversary on the Internet has reminded me about the fun boomer adventure I’ve experienced since first hitting the publish button in May 2008. I recently shared my travel experiences in an article at Boomer Café, which the kind folks have allowed me to republish here for you. Trying new […]

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Donna and Alan Hull exploring Antarctica

Happy 9 Years to Us!

Donna and Alan Hull exploring Antarctica

9 years ago this week, I published the first article at My Itchy Travel Feet, The Baby Boomer’s Guide to Travel. Of course it wasn’t my first boomer travel blog post. From January 2006 to September 2009, I wrote a personal travel blog at travelblog.org for family, friends and the public. Those travel updates gave birth […]

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national park travel inspiration from coloring books

National Park Travel Inspiration from Coloring Books

national park travel inspiration from coloring books

What inspires you to explore a specific U.S. National Park? For Alan and me, National Park travel inspiration comes from many sources—books, maps, blogs and more. Although words tell us what to see and do or how to make the most of a trip, it’s the visual that truly inspires our boomer adventures. After seeing […]

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Let Coloring the West inspire your southwestern road trips.

Southwestern Road Trips Inspired by a Coloring Book

Let Coloring the West inspire your southwestern road trips.

Can your Southwestern road trips be inspired by a coloring book? The answer is yes if it’s Coloring the West, An Adult Coloring Book for Travelers. Today, I’m sharing some of my favorite completed pages from the book, paired with road trip suggestions on how you can travel in my footsteps! Page, Arizona On a road […]

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Exploring the iceberg graveyard at Red Island

Exploring the Iceberg Graveyard at Red Island

Exploring the iceberg graveyard at Red Island

On a zodiac tour exploring the iceberg graveyard at Red Island, Greenland, Alan and I don’t expect to find the American Southwest. But red sandstone is exactly what I touch as the raft maneuvers through an arch sticking out from the island. However that’s the end of the similarity. You won’t see an iceberg graveyard […]

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