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The YOURLifeChoices Travel page is your gateway to the world of seniors travel information. Discover your options when it comes to cruising, tours, train trips and bus travel. YOURLifeChoices also offers comprehensive information on how to buy travel insurance, and finds best seniors travel deals available.

Everyone views seniors 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!


Seniors Travel Experiences Australia

 

A bird’s-eye view of Berlin

A bird’s-eye view of Berlin

See Berlin from three of its top vantage points.

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Picture-perfect Prague

Picture-perfect Prague

Beautiful by day, spectacular by night

Best secret Aussie destinations

Best secret Aussie destinations

Kristy has kindly shared five of the best secret Australian destinations.

Dress up your luggage

Dress up your luggage

Dress up your luggage to make it easier to spot on the conveyor belt

Lone wolf or wolf pack?

Lone wolf or wolf pack?

Independent versus group travel.

Fall in love with Lisbon

Fall in love with Lisbon

Lisbon has a vibe that is entirely its own.

Safest seat on the plane

Safest seat on the plane

Which seat is the safest on an aeroplane? A survey by Popular Mechanics has the ...

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Travel Deals

$1790 All inclusive Fiji

Save up to $500 per person on seven nights in Fiji for only $1790 per person, twin share.

All inclusive

10 nights in Thailand for $1690

Save up to $450 per person on ten nights in Thailand for only $1690 per person, twin share.

Value for money

Cruising

Five top tips for new cruisers

If you are new to cruising, our expert Jo Hall has five tips for you.

Discover the joys of cruising

Top priorities for solo cruisers

Cruising solo can be the ideal holiday if you follow cruise expert Jo Hall's advice.

Go it alone

Fly free* to Europe in 2015

Travelmarvel takes you on an enchanting voyage through Europe and you can fly free, saving up to $6400* per couple.

Fly free and save

Coach Tours

Is New Zealand on your bucket list?

Then you can save up to $500 on Bucket List Tours NZ’s 20-Day Tour

Visit New Zealand for less

Coach tours

If you enjoy travelling as part of a group, coach tours are a relatively affordable.

The wheels on the bus

Rail Tours

All aboard for some railway fun

David Fallick discovers a magnificent rail museum sure to please devotees both young and old.

Rail museum

On the right track in Europe

Who you may meet on a train is just one of the fun things about travelling on the rails.

The fun of train travel

Solo Travel

Lone wolf or wolf pack?

Independent versus group travel.

The pros and cons

Short breaks in an RV

An RV offers the perfect opportunity for a last-minute short break.

Great for short breaks

What to do if you lose your passport

Find out how to deal with a lost or stolen passport now

Would you know what to do?

Destinations

$1790 All inclusive Fiji

Save up to $500 per person on seven nights in Fiji for only $1790 per person, twin share.

All inclusive

Picture-perfect Prague

Beautiful by day, spectacular by night

Check out the Czech Republic

Best secret Aussie destinations

Kristy has kindly shared five of the best secret Australian destinations.

Hidden from the masses

Tours & Trips

York—more than just a Minster

Debbie shares her insider knowledge of this eclectic, shambling city.

You'll never tire of York

Getting to the Cape

Before Norine starts her trip of a lifetime, she wants some advice on how best to get there.

Getting to the Cape

Best skiing websites

Whether you're looking for a local piste or something a little further afield, these skiing websites will help you plan your trip.

Take to the piste

Travelling On A Budget

Should I book online?

Does booking online or with a travel agent get you the best deal?

Who saves you money?

Sydney on a budget

You don't have to be a high-flyer to enjoy the sights of Sydney

Sydney for free

Seniors Card goes trans-Tasman

Holders of Australian Seniors Cards can obtain concessions in New Zealand.

Save money travelling

Resources

Travelling with pets

Keep you and your pet safe when you travel, and discover Australia’s pet-friendly accommodation.

Furry friends on holiday

Looking good in a passport photo

Learn how to get a good passport photo, without paying a professional photographer

Avoid the mug-shot look

When to hire a travel guide

Tackle your travel destination with an experienced guide.

Don’t go it alone

Travel Insurance

Planning for the perfect holiday

Get the right travel insurance cover and, when you book online, you can save 10 per cent.

Enjoy the anticipation

Disputing a claim decision

Travelling without insurance is foolhardy at best but what happens when you have problems before you even depart for your trip? Following diagnosis of a serious illness, Val is finding it difficult to see the point of travel insurance.

Take the following steps

Cruising medical cover

You are not necessarily covered by Medicare when travelling on a cruise ship in Australia.

When are you covered?

Travel News

Travelling with medication

YOURLifeChoices simplifies the task at hand with a handy guide to travelling with medication.

Check before you travel

Fall in love with Lisbon

Lisbon has a vibe that is entirely its own.

Linger in Lisbon

Safest seat on the plane

Which seat is the safest on an aeroplane? A survey by Popular Mechanics has the answer.

Where should you sit?

Travel Q&A

Affordable travel experiences

Travelling on a limited budget is possible and we’re often asked how it can be done.

Get bitten by the travel bug

Renewing a UK passport

Bidi thinks it’s all just become too difficult to renew her British passports.

Is there an easier way?

Should I book online?

Does booking online or with a travel agent get you the best deal?

Who saves you money?

News

A bird’s-eye view of Berlin

See Berlin from three of its top vantage points.

Get your bearings in Berlin.

Affordable travel experiences

Travelling on a limited budget is possible and we’re often asked how it can be done.

Get bitten by the travel bug

Enhanced security causing delays

The US has requested that airports in Europe and the Middle East increase passenger screening.

Find out more

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