“Someday I want to travel!” How often have you heard a friend or family member say that? How many times have you said it yourself? And why is travel such a common dream? There are two levels of answers to...
The article covers many of the things to look for if you are looking for a new place to retire. The author is a journalist who writes about adventure travel for boomers and seniors. The article also includes an interactive tool to help you locate the perfect retirement destination...
We have the ability move to another location in retirement more than any previous generation.  Many of us have travelled to or lived in other locations, so we are comfortable with visiting or living in a new location.  Sometimes, we have dreamed about living in and exploring a new...
As bracket time rolls around, aka MARCH MADNESS, or the NCAA Basketball tournament, there's a lot of talk about the "bubble“ teams that might be eligible for the tourney's brackets but need a crucial win or an opponent's loss to put them in contention to go to the Big...
This is an interesting article on a topic I had not considered.  If you have some extra room or your entire home is available during part of the year and you would consider hosting travelers, there are some great benefits to hosting in retirement.  As more boomers and retirees...
There are a few of these "Best Places" articles in various publications.  This one is good because it looks at locations outside of the U.S. for people looking for other retirement locations- possibly lower cost options. The article includes a great infogram of the various countries recommended.   This author...
If you’re older and looking to make the most out of your travels, there are plenty of ways to have an adventure – in comfort and style – without breaking the bank! Here are some top tips for seniors looking to get away – no matter your age or...
Sure, most of us are familiar with the more popular, standard offerings of the AARP Web site (https://www.aarp.org), such as auto and health insurance and political advocacy, but have you recently spent time exploring its wealth of information and opportunity, other than the traditional “retirement services.” AARP Travel extends to...
There seems to be a few of these "Best Places To Retire" articles in various publications.  I will continue to post some of these if they add value to readers.  The reason I liked this particular article was the depth of research that went into making the selections.  If...
The decision of where to live in retirement can involve a number of different variables. Each person's (couples) decision is very individual and needs serious thought and consideration.  Couples need to communicate about their preferences. The article includes five considerations when deciding where to live in retirement. Read more...
There are a few of these "Best Places" articles that come out each year.  This one comes from International Living which has been refining their study each of the past 26 years- so they have dug pretty deep over the years by visiting these locations many times to find...