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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!

Christmas travel checklist

Christmas travel checklist

Christmas is a busy time of year, so this checklist should make travel planning easier.

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Cultural cruising

Cultural cruising

Many cruise lines have come to recognise that not everyone just wants to kick back ...

Coolest Cooler

Coolest Cooler

Packed full of features, the Coolest brings coolers into the 21st century.

Be a Sydney weekender

Be a Sydney weekender

If you’re looking for somewhere with a bit of everything, then head to Sydney.

Passport validity

Passport validity

John can’t understand why his passport has to have six-months validity.

Buy one – half off cruise deal

Buy one – half off cruise deal

Book a Royal Caribbean cruise and receive 50 per cent off the second person’s fare.

Don’t pay unnecessary fees

Don’t pay unnecessary fees

Avoid credit card fees when purchasing flights online.

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Travel Deals

$2499 13-day India escapade

This 13-day India escape is only $2499 and includes international flights and first-class accommodation.

Bolly-gee what a deal!

Buy one – half off cruise deal

Book a Royal Caribbean cruise and receive 50 per cent off the second person’s fare.

Hot cruising offer

$5499 luxury European cruise

Spoil yourself with this 14-night luxury European cruise for $5499 per person, twin share.

Cruise in luxury through Europe

Cruising

Cultural cruising

Many cruise lines have come to recognise that not everyone just wants to kick back on holiday.

Cruising with a difference

Top three all-inclusive cruises

Here’s our top three all-inclusive cruise lines, and the reasons why they rate so highly.

Save on the seas

Travel insurance for cruising

What can happen if you travel without cruise insurance?

Do you need cruise travel insurance?

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

Solo travel conversation starters

Use one of these five top conversation starters for solo travellers to get your gab on.

Top five conversation starters

Alone for Christmas

Not everyone has family and friends with whom to share the holiday season, sometimes through choice, sometimes not. However, there are plenty of things you can do to keep yourself busy.

What can I do?

Destinations

Morocco

Its culture and life-changing experiences make Morocco anything but boring.

Surprise your senses

The world’s number ones

Find out 25 of the world’s number one places and what they’re famous for here.

World’s greatest

World’s best hotel

The winners of the Smith Hotel Awards for 2014 are in - so who won?

Worldwide winners

Tours & Trips

Be a Sydney weekender

If you’re looking for somewhere with a bit of everything, then head to Sydney.

Be a weekender

Unforgettable Vietnam and Cambodia

APT invites you to discover the vibrancy of Vietnam and Cambodia in 2015.

Fly free and save

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

Travelling On A Budget

Free access for Aussies

Indonesia is considering removing its visa on arrival fee for five countries.

Forget the fee, it’s free

Are you being ripped off online?

Are you being overcharged by the online booking service you use?

Buyers beware

Delightful and affordable Daintree

Connect with nature and the traditional Kuku Yalanji people in the Daintree.

Discover Daintree

Resources

Solo travel conversation starters

Use one of these five top conversation starters for solo travellers to get your gab on.

Top five conversation starters

Wise Guides

Not just another travel guide, Wise Guides takes a more personal approach.

Must pack app

Save with NSW Seniors Card

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

Find out more

Travel Insurance

Travel insurance 101

Overseas travel is one of life’s more expensive undertakings, so make sure your trip is covered.

Save 10% on travel insurance

Pre-holiday checklist

With a little forward planning and the help of our pre-holiday checklist, you can leave all your worries behind and concentrate on enjoying your holiday.

Save 10 per cent

Before you go…

It’s easy to overlook the importance of travel insurance, but this could be a incredibly costly.

Save 10 per cent

Travel News

Best ways to store travel info

We have a look at how you can to store travel information and photographs.

Free virtual storage

Open-air cinemas

Grab your picnic blanket and head down to an outdoor cinema this summer.

Movies under the stars

Christmas travel checklist

Christmas is a busy time of year, so this checklist should make travel planning easier.

Tick it off

Travel Q&A

Passport validity

John can’t understand why his passport has to have six-months validity.

Do I need to renew?

Best currency to buy?

When loading overseas cash cards which currency is best to buy?

What are your options?

Do I need a balcony?

Cabins with balconies cost a premium but Jo Hall has some persuasive arguments as to why you really do need one if your budget can be stretched.

Room with a view

News

Valletta, Malta

With a rich historical past, Valletta is almost 450 years old.

Let’s hear it for history

The Library, Koh Samui

Designed with book lovers in mind, The Library is a hotel unlike any other.

Book it in

Toronto, Canada

With over 140 languages spoken in Toronto, it’s considered the world’s most multicultural city.

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