Senior woman migrates to Florida every winter

Want to escape the cold this season? We’ve got your list of warm destinations to check out, plus why they’re great migration spots: from St. Augustine, Florida to St. George, Utah to the Gulf Shores in Alabama! Migration season is upon us, when flocks of northern residents head south for wintertime. We’re not talking about…

Senior woman is traveling with her family

Even if you’re an experienced traveler, you’ll most likely find yourself changing your travel habits when your traveling companion is your aging parent. It will take a little more planning and your pace might need to be a little slower; but traveling can still be a rewarding experience for you and your parent. Here are…

Senior Road Trip

Who’s up for a road trip? Whether it’s to visit family across the state or to see a part of the county you’ve never been to, the road trip is a time-honored American tradition. A recent survey of 3,000 Americans found that almost 40% of vacations are taken by car – and baby boomers take…

A senior couple walking on the streets of an ancient city Motovun on Istria in Croatia, Europe.

About six months ago, my father mentioned to my stepmom, Linda, that he’d go to Europe with her sometime. While the comment was probably just idle chitchat or a way to get on her good side, Linda didn’t let the offer just slide by. She’d been to Europe several times on her own and had…

River Cruise

While you love the idea of seeing multiple cities on a single trip without the hassle of packing and unpacking, you may think you’re not the cruising type. The cabins are too small, the vast, multi-decked ships too hard to get around, and the threat of seasickness all too real! But voyages on those mega-liners…

You’re finally at the stage of life you’ve been looking forward to all these years: retirement, baby! What better time than now to get out and see the world and take some fantastic trips? You certainly wouldn’t be the only one; in fact, Baby Boomers account for 80 percent of all luxury travel, according to…

Few things are exactly the same as when you were 25, but when traveling, just about all of the rules have changed. But that doesn’t mean you have to stop traveling! If wanderlust strikes you this spring or summer, the advice below may save you some time, money and even a little anxiety. The stuff…