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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!

In the steps of Aussie war heroes

In the steps of Aussie war heroes

This August, retrace the steps of Australian war heroes on a special hike in Italy.

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Banned from the bucket list

Banned from the bucket list

Here are 10 things you probably won’t wish to do before you die.

Is premium economy worth it?

Is premium economy worth it?

Is it worth spending the extra money to fly business class?

Ten things we love about Broome

Ten things we love about Broome

Our top 10 picks to make the most of Broome.

Five tips for healthy travel

Five tips for healthy travel

Ensure you have a pleasant trip by staying healthy while travelling.

The world’s safest cities

The world’s safest cities

The Economist has released a report ranking the world’s safest cities.

Best boutique hotel in Singapore

Best boutique hotel in Singapore

Kaye’s favourite Singapore hotel combines history, location and ambience.

Travel Deals

Campervan hire from $1 per day

Hire a campervan from as little as $1 per day, with imoova’s relocation rates.

Campervan hire bargains

$279 historic Port MacDonnell stay

The Customs House in Port MacDonnell offers stately accommodation on an historic site.

Colonial charm

$70 flights for Melbournians

Grab a $70 domestic return flight from Melbourne with Jetstar and explore Australia.

Cheap Aussie flights

Cruising

APT Europe River Cruise

APT Europe river cruises offer everything a discerning traveller could ask for.

All aboard

APT Small Ship Cruising

APT small ship cruises offer everything a discerning traveller could ask for.

All aboard

Cruises from $92 per night

Carnival Cruise is offering up to 54 per cent savings on over 35 cruise packages.

Crazy cruise sale

Coach Tours

Cruise & Coach Tours

Combine a luxurious cruise with a luxury coach tour for the complete NZ experience.

NZ as never before

Luxury coach tours

Choose from four fully escorted itineraries, which all enable you to travel at a relaxed pace.

Go at your pace

Affordable coach tours

Choose from four fully inclusive packages that feature the ‘must do’ icons of New Zealand.

Book now and save

Rail Tours

Go GoldLeaf on Rocky Mountaineer

Why not turn your Rockies dream into a reality and travel in the lap of luxury?

Find out more

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

Solo travel conversation starters

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

Top five conversation starters

Destinations

Five New Zealand must-sees

Here are five attractions you should try and fit into your next visit.

Five fun NZ activities

$699 4-night Fiji fling with flights

Fly away on a four-night fling in Fiji for $699 per person, twin share, including flights.

Fantastic Fiji

Five disappearing destinations

Give these five destinations priority, as before you know it, they might have disappeared.

Vanishing vacations

Tours & Trips

Luxury holidays with your pet

Take a luxury holiday without leaving your four-legged family member behind.

Take Fido

Feel the fear and do it anyway

Shark cage diving in South Australia – the most exhilarating experience!

Tick it off the bucket list

Greatest outdoor show on earth

Why not add the Calgary Stampede to your Rocky Mountaineer Rail experience?

Bring out your inner cowboy

Travelling On A Budget

Spreading the cost of a holiday

These simple tips will help you spread the cost of your holiday.

Layby your holiday

Edinburgh: blending old and new

Edinburgh, with its castle high on the rock, is a mecca for those heading to Scotland.

Explore Auld Reekie

Score a free hotel upgrade

Score a hotel room with a view for free and live like a VIP.

VIP hotel stay

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

Five crazy travel insurance claims

If you feel silly making a claim, check out these ridiculous travel insurance claims.

Crazy claims

When should I buy insurance?

Buying travel insurance last minute can leave you without cancellation cover.

Never too early

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

Travel News

AirAsia joins Webjet

Find out the latest news from the world’s most popular airlines.

What’s up?

$129 Montreal historic hotel

Stay at the Chateau Versailles boutique hotel on Golden Square Mile in Montreal.

Historic chateau

Hands-free hanger

A handy handbag gadget that solves the problem of what to do with your jacket.

Gripper gadget

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

Spreading the cost of a holiday

These simple tips will help you spread the cost of your holiday.

Layby your holiday

What to do on a Hong Kong layover

If you’ve got limited time on a layover, planning is key to enjoying your trip.

Whirlwind Hong Kong

News

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

Campervan hire from $1 per day

Hire a campervan from as little as $1 per day, with imoova’s relocation rates.

Campervan hire bargains

$99 tranquil cottage stay

Chill out and relax at Kendenup Lodge and Cottages in South Australia for $99.

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