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BenQ e-Reading Lamp Review – LifePart2.com – Retirement Travel Article

BenQ e-Reading Lamp Review – LifePart2.com When our friends at BenQ contacted us and said, ‘Hey, do you want to try one of our new BenQ e-reading desk lamps?’, the timing couldn’t have been better. We had just moved into a new apartment overlooking Malta’s Grand Harbour, and although the lounge was light and airy, the office is a bit dark and was in desperate need of a decent and modern desk lamp.Jonathan’s Office With the BenQ e-Reading Lamp‘Yes, please!’…

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Best Things To Do In Victoria BC – Travel Guide – Retirement Travel Article

Best Things To Do In Victoria BC – Travel Guide Best Things To Do In Victoria, BC – A Locals Guide I am about to share a few of the Best Things To Do In Victoria BC. Having spent many years living in Victoria, I’m going to offer a locals guide on what you should not miss when visiting the city for the first time. If you happen to be planning a visit and wondering just what to do in…

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Visit Arches National Park In Moab Utah – Retirement Travel Article

Visit Arches National Park In Moab Utah Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest0 A Day Trip To Visit Arches National Park On our tour of the Utah National Parks, we used Moab as a base for a few days. From here we did our first day trip to visit Arches National Park. We visited the park looking for arches. But we found so much more. We only did a drive through the park. But along the way we found many trailheads…

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Tri-Valley and Livermore Wine Northern California’s Amazing Hidden Gems – Retirement Travel Article

Tri-Valley and Livermore Wine Northern California’s Amazing Hidden Gems Livermore wine tasting is quite possibly northern California’s hidden gem. Just 30 miles outside San Francisco, tranquil Tri-Valley awaits wine explorers. Secured by the quaint town of Livermore, the region boasts many great restaurants, and of course, amazing wine. Additionally, Tri-Valley made up of three valleys that come together, creates this amazing wine region of California. The delightful cities of Pleasanton, Livermore, Dublin, and Danville, are home to award-winning wineries and…

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South America Cruising When COVID-19 Became A Pandemic – Retirement Travel Article

South America Cruising When COVID-19 Became A Pandemic Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest3 Who Would Know We Would Be South America Cruising When COVID-19 Became A Pandemic When we left home on Jan 10, who would have known we would be South America cruising when COVID-19 became a pandemic! For those of you not following RetiredAndTravelling on social media, the last you may have heard was when we set sail to cruise around South America for two months. We are…

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Go back home? Or continue? – Retirement Travel Article

Go back home? Or continue? Man o man….what a convoluted situation we are all in. All this concern about the virus is making life a bit more challenging. We’re in New Mexico wondering if we want to continue our trip through the summer or back home and hunker down until there’s some relief.I went to the grocery store the other day in a town of 30,000 people and the shelves that held water, TP, paper towels and pasta(?) completely empty.…

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What To Pack In A Travel First Aid Kit – Retirement Travel Article

What To Pack In A Travel First Aid Kit Be Sure To Always Pack & Carry A Travel First Aid Kit Travel first aid kits are without a doubt, the most often overlooked item when packing for your family holidays. You never know when you may need to administer first aid for a member of your family while on vacation.  Have you ever been on vacation and needed a band aid and there was not one to be found for…

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Things We Love And Hate About Hotels – Retirement Travel Article

Things We Love And Hate About Hotels Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest7 Many Chances To Experience What We Love And Hate About Hotels We spent 175 nights away from home in 2019. There were 136 nights in hotels and another 39 nights cruising. Our nights away from home were spent across all levels of accommodations. So we had a lot of experiences that informed the list of things we love and hate about hotels. It was always great when hotels…

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Why You Must Go To Valletta and Try A Malta Food Tour! – Retirement Travel Article

Why You Must Go To Valletta and Try A Malta Food Tour! Our Group On The Valletta Food TourWhen our friends at Offbeat Malta Food Trails invited us on their Valletta Food Tour, we jumped at the opportunity. Jonathan and I love food tours; it’s such a great way to experience local food and also to learn a little about the history and culture of a region. And even though we have lived in Malta for a few months now, we…

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