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The Perfect Napa Valley Day Trip from San Francisco | Passing Thru – Retirement Travel Article

The Perfect Napa Valley Day Trip from San Francisco | Passing Thru (Last Updated On: March 13, 2020)Close to San Francisco, a day trip to Napa Valley is a great way for wine enthusiasts to experience California wine country.If you’re a wine enthusiast, the Napa Valley has probably been on your radar for some time. Brad Neathery via UnsplashIt’s not only one of the most famous wine regions in the world, but exploring this beautiful region is also one of the…

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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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Check Out These Pool Chair Etiquette Tips – Retirement Travel Article

Check Out These Pool Chair Etiquette Tips Yes There is Pool Chair Etiquette Have you ever been the victim of Pool Chair Hogging on your holidays?  Well we sure have and it appears that it is becoming more and more prevalent as years go by.  So much so, that I recently read a full page article in our weekly National news magazine the other day. The article stirred up my past experiences with this world wide problem.  First, take a…

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So Many Things To Do In Arizona In October – Retirement Travel Article

So Many Things To Do In Arizona In October Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest1 We Found Things To Do In Arizona Our fall trip to Arizona and Utah started with the big five Utah National Parks. We continued south and found so many things to do in Arizona. Our plans for Arizona included a mix of active adventures and pampering stops. And we found we loved Arizona in October so much more than we expected. Let us show you why! A…

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Mariposa, Yosemite & Sequoia a Spotlight on Great Things to See and Do – Retirement Travel Article

Mariposa, Yosemite & Sequoia a Spotlight on Great Things to See and Do We’ve partnered with Hotels.com to bring you this northern California adventure… We lived in California for almost eight years and never visited Yosemite or Sequoia National Parks. This year we planned a seven-week California wine road trip that included both parks. We were so happy we did. Yosemite, located near the charming town of Mariposa, is awe-inspiring. Beautiful view in Yosemite And even though Sequoia National Park…

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Foodie Trails Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour – Retirement Travel Article

Foodie Trails Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour A Review Of Our Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour On our recent visit to Melbourne, Australia, we had the distinct pleasure of taking part in Foodie Trails unique Melbourne Foodie Culture Tour. Taking a walking food tour when we travel is one of our favorite things to do, and this tour was outstanding! A unique opportunity to explore the local culture and sample some of their traditional dishes at the same time, on this 4…

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9 Tips For Visiting Utah And Arizona – Retirement Travel Article

9 Tips For Visiting Utah And Arizona Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest10 A Few Tips For Visiting Utah And Arizona We had an amazing 4 weeks travelling through Utah and Arizona. Even though we were pretty meticulous about planning, we discovered a few tips for visiting Utah and Arizona that may help to plan your visit. Be prepared for high altitude and temperature swings. Plan your accommodations and activities well in advance. Enjoy the hikes and get outfitted properly. But…

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A Luxury Galapagos Cruise is an Amazing Lifetime Adventure – Retirement Travel Article

A Luxury Galapagos Cruise is an Amazing Lifetime Adventure Have you ever thought about taking a Galapagos cruise? Like probably many people, we have dreamed of visiting the Galapagos all our lives. We love nature and animals. Additionally, we had heard that the animals of the Galapagos have no fear of humans, so this increased our desire to visit. The Galapagos is one of the most biodiverse places on the planet and home to an incredible array of wildlife that…

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How To Visit Bethlehem and Why You Should Go! – Retirement Travel Article

How To Visit Bethlehem and Why You Should Go! We visited Bethlehem in late November for the lighting of the Christmas tree. I was hoping to sing O Little Town Of Bethlehem under the tree and feel all Christmassy. But unfortunately, the pre entertainment went on so long and the last bus left at 19:30, so we ended up missing seeing the lights being switched on. Although, admittedly, what we saw of the show was quite fun and exciting to see.Where Is…

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