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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!

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Etihad’s familiar face

Etihad Airways has launched its new global brand campaign starring a very familiar face.

Fund your dreams

Fund your dreams

Crowdfunding is one way to turn your creative dreams into reality.

Flying with elderly parents

Flying with elderly parents

Mary is keen to take her elderly mother on a French fling.

Luggage tracking device

Luggage tracking device

The Luggage Tracking Device will make sure you never lose your luggage again.

Go Greek in glorious Athens

Go Greek in glorious Athens

Athens, the historical capital of Europe, is a fascinating city to explore.

How not to lose your luggage

How not to lose your luggage

Did you know that one piece of luggage for every 100 airline passengers gets lost?

Travel Deals

$199 Echuca spa suite for two

Set on the mighty Murray River, Echuca Moama in NSW is an ideal autumn getaway.

Autumn in Echuca

$179 Melbourne Marriott hotel stay

Stay for $179 per night at the five-star Marriot Hotel in Melbourne.

Dinner and a show

$249 Spring Creek mud-brick cabin

For a romantic getaway head to Spring Creek Horse Rides in Bellbrae, Victoria.

Natural surrounds

Cruising

When to cruise where?

If you are confused about when to cruise and where, Jo Hall’s quick guide will help.

Hit the high seas

Guide to booking a cruise online

Finding the right cruise at a great price online can be challenging.

Don’t get caught out

14-night New Zealand Cruise overview

The lucky winner, and friend, of YourLifeChoices and Royal Caribbean’s 14-night New Zealand Cruise competition will be boarding the Explorer of the Seas in early December. Sailing from Sydney and stopping in several stunning New Zealand destinations you will then return back to Sydney.

Find out more

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

Solo traveller safety

These sensible tips will help you stay safe when travelling alone.

Safe solo travel

Hidden pocket scarves

These clever coveralls allow you to keep your valuables close and hidden.

Only you know

Lone wolf or wolf pack?

Independent versus group travel.

The pros and cons

Destinations

Ten mind-blowing maps

These fascinating maps really put everything into perspective.

Putting it in perspective

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

Tours & Trips

When to cruise where?

If you are confused about when to cruise and where, Jo Hall’s quick guide will help.

Hit the high seas

Companion flies free

Cruise the Aegean and Adriatic seas on a luxury cruise and your companion flies free*.

Luxury cruising

Luxury holidays with your pet

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

Take Fido

Travelling On A Budget

Low-cost accommodation options

How can you find low-cost overseas accommodation when on a tight budget?

Affordable accommodation

Two days in Dublin on a budget

You can easily enjoy a couple of days in Ireland’s capital without spending too much money.

Don’t go broke

Asia still affordable

With the Aussie dollar dropping, travel budgets aren’t going as far as they did.

How much will you pay?

Resources

Interactive packing list

Try this handy tool to take the stress out of packing for your holiday.

Take what you need

Five flight survival tips

Five tips to make the most of long haul flights and arrive feeling rejuvenated and ready to go.

Long haul like a pro

Solo travel conversation starters

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

Top five conversation starters

Travel Insurance

Should we still go to Greece?

Paul is concerned that possible strike action could ruin his Greek holiday.

Are we covered?

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 News

Tiger tightens its rules

Find out the latest updates from the air and on the ground this week.

What’s up?

Fund your dreams

Crowdfunding is one way to turn your creative dreams into reality.

Endless possibilities

Luggage tracking device

The Luggage Tracking Device will make sure you never lose your luggage again.

Trackable travel

Travel Q&A

Flying with elderly parents

Mary is keen to take her elderly mother on a French fling.

Travel SOS

No free visa for Australians

Australian tourists will still have to pay the $45 fee to enter Indonesia.

Is the fee fair?

Low-cost accommodation options

How can you find low-cost overseas accommodation when on a tight budget?

Affordable accommodation

News

Getaway’s five top Aussie beaches

When it comes to beautiful beaches, Australians are spoiled for choice.

Sea the list

How not to lose your luggage

Did you know that one piece of luggage for every 100 airline passengers gets lost?

Keep your suitcase safe

Packing tricks for simpler travel

These simple packing tricks will have you packing smarter and lighter for your next trip.

Travelling light

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