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We love to travel, like so many other Australians of our generation.  Now we try to have at least one holiday adventure each year and have had the privilege of going to some amazing places. We always try to find interesting places to visit and to get the best travel deals. I’ll share some of our travel adventures with you during the year.  We have now partnered with a company so that we can bring great travel deals to you through Young at Heart.

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  • A Few Ideas For Weekend Road Trips October 14, 2023
    Tennessee, Johnson City to Gatlinburg. Dang beautiful, these 90 miles of rural Tennessee might inspire you to grab a banjo and strum an Appalachian love song. Take U.S. Route 11E toward Davy Crockett’s birthplace (Everyone: “Born on a mountaintop …”). At Greenville, where two homes of Andrew Johnson anchor a governmental historic site, drift onto U.S. Route ...
  • Camping Guidance for Retirees August 16, 2023
    Getting Outdoors Brings New Experiences Even the most ordinary activities will seem brand-new when done in the outdoors. Sometimes, simple electronic devices that run on batteries can help you can catch up on reading, complete small crafting projects, or practice a hobby like illustration, composing, or perhaps even whittling. When you’re tired from other activities, these ...
  • 21 Days Vacation in France from $4,000 August 15, 2023
    To estimate the cost of a 21-day travel in France, we’ll consider the major expenses involved. Keep in mind that these are rough estimates, and actual costs may vary based on individual preferences, travel style, and fluctuations in prices. Here’s a breakdown of potential expenses: 1. Accommodation: The cost of accommodation would have varied depending on ...
  • Travel ideas to European Countries: United Kingdom August 14, 2023
    About the Country It is situated in Western Europe and consists of islands including the northern one-sixth of  Ireland. It is 22 miles from the France border and linked by a undersea tunnel. The United Kingdom likewise called as England or Great Britain is the country ruled almost the whole world a century ago. The magnificence may ...
  • 21 Days Vacation in Italy from $3,000 July 26, 2023
    Overview The cost of a 21-day holiday in Italy varies depending on your travel preferences, the cities or regions you plan to visit, the type of accommodation, dining choices, and the activities you want to participate in. Italy offers a wide range of options for travelers, from budget-friendly to luxurious experiences. Here’s a general breakdown of ...
  • 10 Days Vacation in New Caledonia (from Los Angeles) July 26, 2023
    The cost of a ten-day holiday in New Caledonia leaving from Los Angeles would have been influenced by similar factors as mentioned before, such as the time of year, type of accommodation, activities, and travel preferences. Here’s a general estimate of potential expenses for a trip from Los Angeles to New Caledonia: 1. Flights: Round-trip flights ...
  • Planning a Day Trip July 24, 2023
    The maximum time for travel on a day trip depends on several factors, including the distance to your destination, the mode of transportation, your stamina, and how much time you want to spend at the destination. As a general guideline, most day trips aim to keep the total travel time (to and from the destination) within ...
  • 20 Affordable Day Trips Around Athens, Greece July 24, 2023
    Athens, Greece, offers a plethora of fascinating day trip options that won’t break the bank. Here are 20 affordable day trips you can take from Athens: 1. Delphi: Visit the ancient site of Delphi, home to the Oracle of Apollo and impressive archaeological ruins. 2. Cape Sounion: Head to the southernmost point of Attica to see the Temple ...
  • A day trip to Assisi from Rome July 22, 2023
    It is possible to do a day trip from Rome to Assisi. Assisi is located in the Umbria region of Italy, and it’s approximately 175 kilometers (about 109 miles) north of Rome. The journey between Rome and Assisi takes around 2.5 to 3 hours by car or around 2 to 2.5 hours by train. Here are ...
  • What in the World is Glamping? July 20, 2023
    Glamping Older adults can take pleasure in camping like never ever prior to with modern-day equipment that enhances comfort. Take a look at a few of the experiences offered at the official glamping site or explore individual experiences offered at other websites. Think beds in treehouses, heated cabins with fireplaces, trendy yurts and ecolodges. The term camping covers a ...
  • 7 Tips For Successful Travel May 16, 2023
    We all take a trip a lot more now than our forefathers did. We take trips all over the world and just think about the jet lag, and not the huge distances we cover. Our world has actually lessened in size and is more accessible to all. And this is a good idea. It helps us ...
  • 5 Reasons that Cruising Is A Fantastic Value April 20, 2023
    For many years, taking a cruise for a family holiday was considered an expensive high-end trip that few people could afford. Many people never even thought about a cruise as a choice on their own. Times have changed, though, as increasingly more individuals are finding that travelling by cruise ship is a great value for ...
  • Tips to Delight In a Better Camping Experience April 18, 2023
    Senior campers looking to have a better camping experience may want to consider the following tips. Bring Your Own Bathroom These sort of experiences consist of tripping over tent stake lines, waking your next-door neighbors up, and getting lost on the way back from the bathroom, and needing to wait up until morning to discover your camping ...
  • 21 days in Paris on a budget February 10, 2023
    Here is a sample 21-day itinerary for your trip to Paris, France: Day 1: Visit the Louvre Museum and see the Mona Lisa and other famous artworks Walk along the Seine River and see the Notre Dame Cathedral Day 2: Explore the Paris Catacombs and learn about the city’s history Visit the Montmartre neighborhood and see the Sacré-Cœur Basilica Day 3: Take a ...
  • New York City is Interesting January 20, 2023
    New York City is a city filled with tourist attractions, but a few of its most fascinating experiences make sure to be the ones you inadvertently come across en route to somewhere else. Whatever it is you’re looking for, you can discover it in New York. Simply don’t attempt to do it all in one ...
  • Itinerary for 14 days in Florence including costs January 9, 2023
    Two weeks Two things per day Every third day is a day of rest Tour costs are to be kept low Here’s a sample itinerary for 2 weeks in Florence: Day 1: Visit the Uffizi Gallery in the morning Explore the city on a walking tour in the afternoon Day 2: Visit the Accademia Gallery in the morning Take a cooking class in the afternoon Day ...
  • What to do for two weeks in London January 6, 2023
    London is a vibrant and dynamic city with a wide range of things to see and do. Here are just a few ideas for what you can do if you have 2 weeks to spend in London: Visit the city’s famous landmarks and neighborhoods: London is home to many iconic landmarks and neighborhoods, such as Buckingham ...
  • What to do for two weeks in Florence December 31, 2022
    There are many things you can do in Florence if you have 2 weeks to spend there! Here are just a few ideas: Visit the city’s famous landmarks and museums: Florence is home to many iconic landmarks and museums, such as the Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery, and the Palazzo Vecchio. Take a day trip to a nearby ...
  • What to do for two weeks in Rome December 3, 2022
    Rome is a city with a long and fascinating history, and there is no shortage of things to see and do there. Here are just a few ideas for what you can do if you have 2 weeks to spend in Rome: Visit the city’s iconic landmarks: Rome is home to many famous landmarks, such as ...
  • What to do for two weeks in Budapest October 31, 2022
    Budapest is a beautiful, historic city with a wide range of things to see and do. Here are just a few ideas for what you can do if you have 2 weeks to spend in Budapest: Visit the city’s famous landmarks and neighborhoods: Budapest is home to many iconic landmarks and neighborhoods, such as the Buda ...
  • What to do for two weeks in Prague July 31, 2022
    Prague is a beautiful and historic city with a wide range of things to see and do. Here are just a few ideas for what you can do if you have 2 weeks to spend in Prague: Visit the city’s famous landmarks and neighborhoods: Prague is home to many iconic landmarks and neighborhoods, such as the ...
  • What to do for two weeks in Paris July 30, 2022
    There are many things you can do in Paris if you have 2 weeks to spend there! Here are just a few ideas: Explore the city’s famous landmarks and neighborhoods: You can visit the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Louvre Museum, the Champs-Elysées, and the Montmartre neighborhood. Visit some of Paris’ many museums and galleries: Paris ...
  • 2 Tricks To Choosing The Right Hawaii Vacation Rental April 18, 2022
    A single residential or commercial property holiday rental listing by owner will seriously restrict you to the dates that you can take your vacation. Trip leasing residential or commercial properties in Hawaii run almost 90% tenancy, so unless you know your travel dates 6 months to a year out the chances are high that their ...
  • Travel Tips to European Countries: Italy April 16, 2022
    About the Country Brindisi, Ancona, Naples and Venice are the significant seaports of Italy. Italian State Railways links numerous European cities. Eurostar offers the fastest train service. Alitalia is the national airline of Italy. Many other flights connect to Italy from USA, Canada and Australia and there is huge competitors to draw in passengers giving a vast ...
  • Tent Outdoor Camping for Senior Citizens April 14, 2022
    According to industry statistics, the average age of a tent camper is 40 years. Does this mean seniors should forget about tent outdoor camping and choose rvs and cabins? I do not believe so. Camping tent outdoor camping is a lot of fun and senior citizens shouldn’t be left out of it. This being stated, seniors may ...

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