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Maui sunset cruise

Maui Sunset Cruise

Maui sunset cruise

Maui sunsets are nothing short of spectacular. Combine a blazing ball of fire dipping into the sea with a relaxing ride on a catamaran and you have the best of both worlds. That’s why, when Visit Maui invited me to experience a Maui sunset cruise on the Alii Nui, they didn’t have to twist my arm. This […]

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Sunset in Neumayer Channel

Seeing the Light in Antarctica

Sunset in Neumayer Channel

Updated 10.01.2017 When Alan and I cruised in Antarctica on Seabourn Quest, we expected to see mammoth icebergs, stunning scenery, and cute penguins waddling around. But the other worldliness of Antarctica’s light came as a complete surprise to us. The soft, golden rays shining low in the sky added a dimension beyond scenery and wildlife […]

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Sunset in Key West, Florida

Five Funky Things To Do in the Florida Keys

Sunset in Key West, Florida

Updated 06.14.2018:  Is a Florida Keys road trip on your bucket list? It’s an iconic trip for boomer travelers that brings back memories of rolling down the highway with the windows open, ocean breezes, and quirky fun. If you’re headed to Florida, follow our list of funky things to do in the Florida Keys. Your […]

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Saturday’s scene: Sunset in the North Pacific

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Boomer cruisers, when you picture a sunset photo taken from the deck of your favorite cruise ship, does sailing the Caribbean or South Pacific come to mind? Think again. Alan took this photo from our stateroom balcony as we cruised across the North Pacific on Regent Seven Seas Mariner on a cold November day. In […]

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Saturday’s scene: Shining the Light on Fall

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I took this photo while on a small ship adventure cruise with American Safari Cruises. On a sunny afternoon in southeast Alaska, Alan and I joined a group of fellow cruisers to hike Three Lakes Loop Trail. Our journey took us through the rainforest before climbing up into areas of prairie and muskeg bogs. On this […]

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Discovering Norway the Hurtigruten Way

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Is a cruise along the Norwegian coast on your boomer adventure list? Alan and I will never forget our voyage on Regent Seven Seas Voyager that not only included the lovely fjords but also introduced us to adventure above the Arctic Circle. In today’s guest post, boomer travel writer Pat Woods writes about her experience […]

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Saturday’s scene: We Agree With Dr. Beach

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Alan has always been a fan of rugged Oregon beaches — until I introduced him to the low country beaches off the coast of South Carolina. Now, our favorite baby boomer beach escape is Kiawah Island. And we’re not the only ones who appreciate this wide, hard-packed ten miles of sand on the Carolina coast. […]

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Saturday’s scene: Sunset at Strawberry Hill

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While on a private photo workshop with Marc Adamus, Alan captured this sunset shot at Strawberry Hill on the Oregon Coast, south of Lincoln City between Yachats and Florence. We had just completed scrambling up from a self-made trail which was a challenge for this active baby boomer. But click on this photo of colors […]

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Saturday’s scene: Alaska Sunset

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Alan photographed this fiery scene during a late afternoon of whale watching in Frederick Sound, Alaska. Thanks to InnerSea Discoveries and American Safari Cruises  for providing this baby boomer travel adventure. Are you planning a cruise? Use our Luxury Cruise Travel Planning Guide to begin your research. Disclosure: The Un-Cruise company (previously American Safari and […]

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