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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

 

Airline holistic safety rating

Airline holistic safety rating

ATRA has released the 2014 holistic safety rating for commercial airlines.

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When to cruise where – part two

When to cruise where – part two

Part two of our A-Z guide to the most popular cruising regions, featuring the best ...

Living the high life close to home

Living the high life close to home

Do you have champagne tastes, but a beer budget for your next holiday?

Eat, stay, love in Florence

Eat, stay, love in Florence

Where to eat, stay and love in one of the most beautiful cities in Italy

Cupcake & Dessert Walking Tour

Cupcake & Dessert Walking Tour

Enjoy a decadently delicious dessert walking tour of the Sydney CBD

Tiger excess luggage

Tiger excess luggage

Passengers on Tigerair will be charged a fee for excess hand luggage.

Best beach camp sites

Best beach camp sites

Where are the best beach campsites in Australia?

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Travel Deals

$199 two nights South Gippsland stay

Experience the sweeping landscape, white beaches, and tiny townships of South Gippsland’s dairy country.

South Gippsland retreat

Free flights with Travelmarvel

Book a 12-day cruise holiday and receive return flights free with Travelmarvel.

Free return flights

Discover Africa with APT in 2015

APT invites you on a small group Africa safari in 2015 and your companion flies free*

Your companion flies free

Cruising

Premium cruising and touring in 2015

Fly free* to Europe, when you book before 31 October 2014 – a saving of up to $6400* per couple.

Book now and save

City at sea

Here are five of the biggest and newest cruise ships sailing the seas that appear to have it all.

Size matters

Choosing Shore Excursions

In some cases what you do ashore is as important as the shipboard experience.

Off board activities

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

Should I travel to India alone?

Is it safe for women to travel alone to India?

Will I be safe?

How can I save on solo travel?

Travelling alone does not necessarily mean spending a king’s ransom.

Solo savings

Solo traveller safety

Teresa would like some pointers to help her stay safe while travelling solo.

Five safe travel tips

Destinations

Melbourne World’s friendliest city

Condé Nast Traveler has released its 2014 ranking of the World’s Friendliest Cities.

Stay classy Melbourne

Why buy a round-the-world (RTW) ticket?

When does it become cheaper to purchase a round-the-world ticket?

Round-the-world tickets explained

Top 10 restaurant views

Put these restaurants on your bucket list in case you’re ever in that part of the world.

Meal with a view

Tours & Trips

Discover Africa with APT in 2015

APT invites you on a small group Africa safari in 2015 and your companion flies free*

Your companion flies free

Premium cruising and touring in 2015

Fly free* to Europe, when you book before 31 October 2014 – a saving of up to $6400* per couple.

Book now and save

Unforgettable China in 2015

Book by 31 October and your companion flies free*, saving up to $1560.

Experience China like no other

Travelling On A Budget

Five money tips when travelling

Five handy tips to help you avoid financial pitfalls on your holiday.

Save money

The early bird catches the worm

When is the best time to book an overseas holiday?

Get in quick

How can I save on solo travel?

Travelling alone does not necessarily mean spending a king’s ransom.

Solo savings

Resources

Save with NSW Seniors Card

Save with your Seniors Card when you book your next APT land or cruise tour.

Find out more

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

Travel Insurance

Credit card travel insurance

Does credit card travel insurance offer enough cover?

Compare travel insurance processes.

Travelling for the first time

With the world at your feet, where do you go and how do you get there?

Top tips for travel

Pre-existing conditions

Should you tell your travel insurer about a pre-existing medical condition?

Are you covered?

Travel News

Where are all the eligible bachelors?

Our list of the top 10 cities of the world to find the most eligible bachelors.

Bag a bachelor

When to cruise where – part one

Part one of our A-Z guide to the most popular cruising regions, featuring the top seven.

Timing’s everything

Top five glamping experiences

Here are five of the best glamping experiences to be found in Australia.

Camp in luxury

Travel Q&A

Should I travel to India alone?

Is it safe for women to travel alone to India?

Will I be safe?

Are earlybird deals the best value?

Tony asks whether earlybird prices are better than last-minute deals.

Save money on flights

How to pack lighter and smarter

Follow our tips and master the art of travelling lightly.

Lighten your load

News

Where are all the eligible bachelors?

Our list of the top 10 cities of the world to find the most eligible bachelors.

Bag a bachelor

When to cruise where – part one

Part one of our A-Z guide to the most popular cruising regions, featuring the top seven.

Timing’s everything

Dry Pak

Protect your phone, so if it ends up in the drink, it doesn’t drown.

Sink or swim

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