Category: Retirement Travel Plans

Tips for Traveling with Grandchildren and Adult Children

A few years ago – my mother and father-in-law surprised us when they mentioned that they wanted to take my husband and I and our two kids on vacation with them. My sister-in-law and her husband and their kid were going too, of course.  I’m not going to lie – I was scared. We don’t…
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RV or AirBnB – A Pros and Cons List

A common dream of retirees is traveling around in an RV.  It’s a great way to have all of the comforts of home and the flexibility of travel and until recently it was the only to travel that way.  But today, websites like AirBnB, HomeAway or VRBO are offering another option for inexpensive travel with…
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5 Reasons To Visit St. Augustine, Florida

St. Augustine, Florida is one of my favorite places to visit. I’m always surprised when I meet people who spend winter vacations in Florida and have never been to this great city.  About an hour south of Jacksonville, St. Augustine is a wonderful place to visit. It’s about a 3 hour drive from Orlando so…
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10 Stunning Photos of Las Fallas Festival that Will Make You Want to Book a Trip to Spain

A few years ago, a friend of mine stumbled up Las Fallas on a trip to Spain.  The pictures she took were absolutely gorgeous and I had to find out more. Las Fallas is a festival held in Valencia, Spain every year to welcome Spring.  It is held from March 15 -19th each year. During…
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Planning a Trip to Punxsutawney for Groundhog Day – Here’s What You Need to Know

Retirement Travel Idea – Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania   Activity Level:         Medium Ages:  People of all ages can attend but we recommend 10 and up.           Is going to on Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania on February 2nd for groundhog day is on your to-do list?  We crossed this item…
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7 Beautiful Beach Vacation Homes to Escape to This Year

I live in the Northeast United States and we’re preparing for a winter storm that is already closing schools and businesses.  Good thing today, January 29th,  is National Plan Your Vacation Day! Planning a vacation, especially a beach vacation is the perfect escape from the snowy weather. We’ve been focusing our attention on sunshine, waves,…
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5 Retirement Travel Plans for Book Lovers

If you’re looking forward to retirement simply for the opportunity to catch up on reading, you may want to check out these retirement travel plans for book lovers.  Here are 5 great places to travel that all book lovers will enjoy:   London, England Home of the Globe Theater, platform 9 3/4, and Jane Austen…
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