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Social Distancing & A Bit of Quirk – Retirement Travel Article

Social Distancing & A Bit of Quirk Social distancing. It’s the new catch phrase (hashtag). Unless you’ve been living in the most remote parts of the world, you’re well-aware of the headlines. The coronavirus has been declared, by the world health organization, to be a pandemic. And, to go along with that bit of news, it has been suggested, worldwide, that we all engage in the practice of social distancing. Called It! Before the virus really took hold in Europe,…

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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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On our way again ! – Retirement Travel Article

On our way again ! Trip to get to Wells was gorgeous. High desert and snow still on the Nevada mountains. Lots and lots of acres of sage…as far as you can see. Nice view of the snow-covered hills from our RV park. Went to a Burger King for the first time years….got a fish sandwich, which The Wife loved and I got a Double Whopper…not bad. But, we won’t do Burger King for a while. Got some fuel at…

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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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Tassie Trip: Part 11 Hobart – Retirement Travel Article

Tassie Trip: Part 11 Hobart So it was the end of the road for us on our Tassie adventure, as we arrived into the capital city of Tasmania, Hobart. However prior to arriving in Hobart we travelled through some spectacular countryside from Derwent Bridge via Tarraleah, Hamilton and New Norfolk following the Derwent River for most of the way. Tasman Bridge Hobart Derwent Bridge & Lake St Clair The halfway point on the drive between Hobart and Strahan, Derwent Bridge…

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Drive To Park City Utah For Fall Colours – Retirement Travel Article

Drive To Park City Utah For Fall Colours Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest0 So Glad To Catch The Fall Colour In Park City Utah We caught the first glimpse of fall colours in Utah when we did a drive around the Mt Nebo Scenic Loop. When we did a day trip from Salt Lake City with our local friends, we enjoyed the areas around Park City Utah for fall colours. Our friends shared some of their favourite spots with us…

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Weekend in New York City: How to Make the Most of 48 Hours | Passing Thru – Retirement Travel Article

Weekend in New York City: How to Make the Most of 48 Hours | Passing Thru (Last Updated On: February 8, 2020)Although you wish you had an entire week, it turns out you only have a weekend to spend in the Big Apple. Don’t worry, you can still have a fantastic time on a weekend in New York City. Here are a few suggestions to ensure you make the most of your quick trip.Choosing a Hotel for a Weekend in…

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Competitours’ Mystery Travel: A Surprise Trip to Europe – Retirement Travel Article

Competitours’ Mystery Travel: A Surprise Trip to Europe View of Heidelberg, Germany, which may or may not be on this year’s itinerary.Note: This post, originally published in 2016, has been updated and expanded. It reflects current pricing and dates for 2020 adventures, noted below. An intriguing item came across our virtual desks not too long ago–a cool mystery travel idea that is available every summer. It takes all that pesky planning for your European summer holiday away, and stirs in…

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Autumn Drive Around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop Utah – Retirement Travel Article

Autumn Drive Around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop Utah Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest0 The Perfect Day For An Autumn Drive Around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop We were in Utah and Arizona for the fall. On our visit to Utah, we planned to tour the big 5 National Parks. But before we got there, we had some wonderful surprises at other state parks in Utah. On a perfect fall day, we did the most delightful drive around Mt Nebo Scenic Loop.…

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Boomers’ Travel Bucket List for 2020 – Retirement Travel Article

Boomers’ Travel Bucket List for 2020 The Galapagos should be on everyone’s list.We asked a bunch of our friends and fellow “past 50” travel bloggers where they’d go in 2020 if they had their pick of anywhere. Here’s our friends’ list of top bucket list travel destinations, and a varied one it is. All the way from the Arctic (us) to the tropical paradise of Hawaii; from far Africa’s wild Botswana and Namibia to the relatively tame environs of Devon,…

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