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Everyone views travel differently, and here you will find information tailored to the solo traveller. If you're travelling on a budget we have the best seniors travel discounts available and when you're ready to splurge, we can help you find a luxury trip. For more in-depth advice you can also read the many personal travel accounts written by both the YourLifeChoices writers and your fellow subscribers. Bon voyage!

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The Hong Kong missed by guidebooks

Must-do, must-see Hong Kong walking tours

The Hong Kong missed by guidebooks

There’s no better way to experience Hong Kong than on foot.

Canine camera crew capture HK

HKTB teams up with cute canines to promote Old Town Central

Canine camera crew capture HK

HKTB teams up with WE5 to promote Old Town Central through canine eyes.

Seven luxe for less getaways

Luxury on a budget … it’s possible

Seven luxe for less getaways

Here are seven luxury hotels that cost less than you’d think.

Australia’s favourite airlines revealed

New study reveals Australia’s favourite airlines

Australia’s favourite airlines revealed

Australia’s favourite airlines as rated by frequent flyers.

Travel SOS: couch surfing seniors

Bunk down with a ‘safe’ stranger and save on accommodation costs.

Travel SOS: couch surfing seniors

Bunk down with a ‘safe’ stranger and save on accommodation costs.

Feisty flighty rips rude passenger

The one thing you should never say to a flight attendant

Feisty flighty rips rude passenger

Don’t ever call a flight attendant ‘just a flight attendant’ …

Travel Deals

Save up to 70% on holiday packages

Save up to 70 per cent on Flight Centre accommodation and flight deals.

Amazing deals

14-day China tour with flights

Bask in China’s history and culture and save up to 45 per cent on regular prices.

Chinese takeaway

Save 30 per cent on unique cruise

Star Clippers are offering up to 30 per cent off when you book an Indonesian cruise.

Unique cruising

Cruising

2019 cruise industry predictions

CLIA shares its 2019 predictions and expected trends in cruising.

Cruising into 2019

World’s top three cruise ships

The days of all cruise ships being alike are over. We look at some of the world’s best.

Which ship is best?

Boomers’ most preferred cruise lines

Baby boomers choose their favourite cruise lines.

Top boomer cruises

Coach Tours

A truly unforgettable experience

APT ensures the best experience of the great Australian Outback.

Save up to $1200

Guided Tassie holiday from $2850

If Tasmania is on your must-do list, this journey offers the ideal introduction.

Touring Tassie

Fly free to New Zealand

Experience the splendour of New Zealand from north to south.

Fly Free!

Rail Tours

Cool train trips around Australia

Australia’s historic rail journeys take in some of the country’s best sights.

Going rail never fails

West Coast Wilderness Railway

Historic railway takes you into the heart of Tasmania’s rainforests.

Go loco

To do or not to do of rail travel

If you’ve never travelled by train in Europe, there are some tips you need to know.

Helpful hints

Solo Travel

Cheap destinations for solo travel

Travelling alone means placing a serious emphasis on safety and affordability.

Going solo

Boomers the bravest travellers

Boomers are more likely than other generations to head off on a solo adventure.

Boomers the bravest

Solo cruise savings

Cruise companies are offering a load of last-minute river cruise deals for 2018 voyages as well as single supplement savings on 2019 cruises.

Super cruise deals

Destinations

The Hong Kong missed by guidebooks

There’s no better way to experience Hong Kong than on foot.

The real Hong Kong

Fiji: Where happiness finds you

Fiji Tourism’s latest campaign will make you want to burst into song.

Fiji’s ‘bula’ spirit

Where YLC wants to go in 2019

The crew at YourLifeChoices shares where they’d like to go in 2019.

Any insider tips for us?

Tours & Trips

The Hong Kong missed by guidebooks

There’s no better way to experience Hong Kong than on foot.

The real Hong Kong

Explore New Zealand with AAT Kings

No one knows New Zealand like AAT Kings.

Unforgettable NZ

A truly unforgettable experience

APT ensures the best experience of the great Australian Outback.

Save up to $1200

Travelling On A Budget

Seven luxe for less getaways

Here are seven luxury hotels that cost less than you’d think.

Affordable luxury

Travel SOS: couch surfing seniors

Bunk down with a ‘safe’ stranger and save on accommodation costs.

Free and easy

Six tips to cut your travel costs

Leon's tips for saving money while you travel.

Budget travel tips

Resources

SteamClip to keep you wrinkle free

This simple multipurpose travel gadget will keep you looking sharp.

Simply steamy

The top five travel gadgets of 2018

Don’t miss our look back on the best gadgets of 2018

Gotta get these gadgets

Safe holiday travel for seniors

A pharmacist shares his top tips and gadgets to ensure safe travel with medications.

Medicine must-haves

Seniors Travel Insurance

How to save on travel insurance

Smartraveler and CHOICE share tips for saving money on travel insurance.

More cover for less

Smartraveller’s tips for safe sailing

Our friends at Smartraveller share their top tips for safe sailing.

Sail away safely

Medical mishaps more likely

Australian travellers urged to be vigilant of health while on holiday.

Mind how you go

Travel Q&A

Travel SOS: couch surfing seniors

Bunk down with a ‘safe’ stranger and save on accommodation costs.

Free and easy

Booking last-minute flights

Vera wants to know how late she can leave it before she books her flight.

When is it too late?

Most common dilemmas of 2018

At YourLifeChoices, we love to solve your travel dilemmas.

We’re here to help!

Self-drive holidays

Capital Drives: Canberra

Buckle up in the nation’s capital and hit the road for summer-time road tripping fun.

A true capital drive

How do you hire a campervan?

Emily is after some advice on how to go about hiring a motorhome to tour Australia.

Cost-effective travel

Capital Drives: Perth

Lee Atkinson shares her favourite Western Australian road trips.

Best in the west

Travel News

Australia’s favourite airlines revealed

Australia’s favourite airlines as rated by frequent flyers.

Flying's finest

Feisty flighty rips rude passenger

Don’t ever call a flight attendant ‘just a flight attendant’ …

Dear Passenger 5A …

Caught out by passport crackdown

Aussie travellers have been warned to carry pristine passports.

Time to get a new one?

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