Senior Adventures

Hike was fun, exciting, and a little scary – and I’ll never forget it

Jul 11th, 2018 | By
Hike was fun, exciting, and a little scary – and I’ll never forget it

  My adventure began very innocently on a Sunday morning, after church services during the social hour where we gather for coffee and dessert. Visiting with several other church members, I became part of a conversation about an upcoming hike the following Saturday. Jim, head of the outdoor “God in Creation11 church activity, was talking
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Travel insurance: What to know before you go

Jun 25th, 2018 | By

Here, from Travelinsurance.com, are five things retirees should consider when purchasing travel insurance: Medicare doesn’t provide coverage outside the United States. Travel insurance can provide emergency travel medical coverage with limits that can reach $250,000 per person or more. For extreme situations where an overseas hospital can’t handle the emergency, most travel insurance plans offer
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A trip to where our beliefs come from

May 29th, 2018 | By

Growing up Catholic (I graduated from Aquinas) means that for all my life I have taken so many things on faith.  Then I entered the Age of Travel.  I toured cathedrals, learned about the Crusades, and began to see it for myself. My first real eye-opener was on a Mediterranean cruise when we stopped at
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Think of your health when traveling

Apr 30th, 2018 | By
Think of your health when traveling

Travel can sometimes feel more daunting than relaxing, between flight delays and bumper-to-bumper traffic. What’s more, it has potential health impacts, including leg swelling and increased risk for cold and flu. “Air travel, long drives, less sleep and added stress can weaken your immune system at a time when you’re around more people and susceptible
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