Senior Adventures

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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Coming soon to an airport near you: Enhanced license or passport to fly

Apr 12th, 2018 | By
Coming soon to an airport near you: Enhanced license or passport to fly

By the end of the year, you will need either an enhanced driver license or a passport in order to board an airplane. This has been coming for some time and has been extended to cover 2018. Keep this in mind when you renew your license, and ask that you receive the enhanced variety.  Having
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There are non-traditional ways to get away from it all

Mar 21st, 2018 | By

While traditional vacations remain popular, ecotourism, “voluntourism” and housesitting options are gaining appeal. Younger adults – perhaps fresh out of high school or college – have taken advantage of serving in the Peace Corps or Vista, volunteer adventures, Road Scholar programs, or just travelling on the cheap in new and challenging locations. Today, older adults
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A vacation the Mexican way

Mar 14th, 2018 | By
A vacation the Mexican way

Sometimes I think the hardest thing to do is take care of yourself first. I spend a lot of time taking care of others, making sure they are comfortable, have things to occupy themselves with, know they are safe and help them to do things they might not otherwise. I forget that those are things
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