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Strick’s Retirement: MONTANA – Big Sky Country ! – Retirement Travel Article

Strick’s Retirement: MONTANA – Big Sky Country ! There is just no way to convey the vastness of the countryside views of Montana in photos. You can only see what the lens is showing you and not the peripheral vision that you are taking in as you shoot the shot. But….for what it’s worth, here’s some Big Sky Montana photos….Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, MontanaKatie…wondering when we’re going to keep paddling As the clouds burn off…Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park,…

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Four Extraordinary Acres Under Glass – Retirement Travel Article

Four Extraordinary Acres Under Glass We like to feel as if all of our travel experiences are wonderful, even though some travel days are less than successful, but every now and then we’ll find ourselves somewhere extraordinary.  It’s such a surprise when it happens. With an estimated 1.5 million visitors per year, Longwood Gardens in Kennett, Pennsylvania is one of those extraordinary surprises.  We knew our visit to the gardens would be wonderful, but the surprise came in the fact that…

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Why Choosing A City Break Is Such A Wonderful Idea | Passing Thru – Retirement Travel Article

Why Choosing A City Break Is Such A Wonderful Idea | Passing Thru (Last Updated On: September 24, 2019) Photo by Alex Knight on UnsplashWhen it comes to your vacation time, you need to make sure you spend it wisely. Of course, any time away from work and out of town is pretty awesome, but you’re going to be back soon enough, so you’ll want to ensure that the fun and the experience is maximised. Because of the vastness of this world we…

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Cost of Living in Kingston, Jamaica – Retirement Travel Article

Cost of Living in Kingston, Jamaica Why Live in Kingston, JamaicaCity View of Kingston, JamaicaKingston the capital of Jamaica, sits on the south-eastern coast of the island.  It plays an important role as the island’s business capital, but, more importantly, it is the vibrant heart of Jamaican culture. Scratch the surface of this fascinating city and you will begin to understand how such a small island has packed such a big punch on the world cultural stage. But, what does…

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Nomad No More | Retirednomad’s Blog – Retirement Travel Article

Nomad No More | Retirednomad’s Blog  As mentioned in my last posting, I now live in New Zealand. Nope, not even a tourist. I’ve been here since January 10, 2018, i.e. I’ve already lived here for ten months! So, I’m no longer a “nomad.” More accurately, I am now a “residential tourist.” Prior to this move my nomadic self had been getting bored with my comfy life in Spokane, Washington, USA. I had wonderful friends and enjoyable outdoor activities galore.…

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Happy FIRE-versary! Reflections after one year of early retirement – Early Retirement Now – Retirement Travel Article

Happy FIRE-versary! Reflections after one year of early retirement – Early Retirement Now Time flies! I had my first anniversary in my new “job” already last month! June 1, 2018, was my last day at the office! I even got some social media notifications from people congratulating me on the “one year early retired work anniversary,” how awesome is that? I did write a post on the eight lessons after eight weeks of retirement, but I thought I should write…

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Strick’s Retirement: Mount Rushmore 2019 visit – Retirement Travel Article

Strick’s Retirement: Mount Rushmore 2019 visit This is our second time here to Mount Rushmore…..always wanted to go here. All that’s there is the four faces on the mountain but that is more than enough!The Visitor’s Center is terrific….showing how it was made, personal accounts from the workers and tools and instruments that carved the rock. And the Gift Shop was about the largest I’ve ever seen. Everything-Mount Rushmore!Really, I could not take my eyes off the faces. They’re absolutely…

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5 FAVORITE MEMORIES LONDON – Passage For Two – Retirement Travel Article

5 FAVORITE MEMORIES LONDON – Passage For Two For Your Eyes Only – London As we traveled the world we knew living in London for a month was a must. Here we share our 5 favorite memories London. We cherished the entire month we lived like local Londoners. Our flat overlooks the water in the Isle of Dogs quay with pubs and restaurants dotting our neighborhood. The history of London is everywhere in this vibrant city that never sleeps. 5…

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