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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!

Delightful and affordable Daintree

Delightful and affordable Daintree

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

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Lost luggage blues

Lost luggage blues

What do you do when your luggage has failed to appear on the conveyor belt?

Experience APT’s South-East Asia

Experience APT’s South-East Asia

Book selected APT tours by 31 March and you can fly free* – saving up ...

4WD the Cape York Peninsula

4WD the Cape York Peninsula

Save up to $1200 per couple when you join an 11-day Cape York four-wheel drive ...

Discover the Kimberley with APT

Discover the Kimberley with APT

APT invites you on small group escorted 4WD adventures to the Kimberley in 2015

Hot foot it to Hamilton Island

Hot foot it to Hamilton Island

Spending time on the island really does mean leaving all your worries behind you.

Top five reasons to cruise

Top five reasons to cruise

Cruise expert, Jo Hall recommends a cruise for your next holiday.

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Travel Deals

$399 Ballarat Townhouse stay

Explore the history and charm of Ballarat and stay in a Victorian-inspired cottage.

Eureka!

$159 overnight Sydney stay

Take a break from the everyday with an overnight stay at BreakFree on George hotel in Sydney

Break free

$199 Macedon B&B stay

Hollyhock Bed and Breakfast in Macedon is the B&B escape you’ve needed.

Head for the hills

Cruising

World’s first smartship

Royal Caribbean’s newest cruise ship Quantum of the Seas is a huge leap forward.

Next century cruising

Considering a river cruise?

What should you consider before you float in a boat?

Go float in a boat

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

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

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?

Top destinations for solo travellers

There is absolutely no reason to wait for friends or family to travel.

Go it alone

Destinations

$689 five-night Bali holiday

Stay in a private pool villa in Seminyak, Bali for five nights for just $689 for two people.

Bali bargain holiday

World’s best hotel

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

Worldwide winners

Where to travel in 2015

Pack your bags, Lonely Planet has just announced the best places to visit in 2015.

Top 10

Tours & Trips

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

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

Travelling On A Budget

Delightful and affordable Daintree

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

Discover Daintree

Are you being ripped off online?

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

Buyers beware

Resources

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

Travelling with pets

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

Furry friends on holiday

Travel Insurance

Keep travel documents safe

When you are travelling, especially overseas, you will need to take more than your driver’s licence and credit card with you.

What do you need

Five travel insurance surprises.

Five things you may not know about travel insurance.

Are you covered?

Top summer holiday destinations

Consider these destinations which are best visited at this particular time of the year.

Where would you head?

Travel News

Smart suitcase

Introducing the world’s first smart carry-on suitcase by Bluesmart.

Technology on wheels

Christmas on the road

With a little planning, Christmas on the road can be a breeze.

Keep it simple

BP to become a frequent flyer

Find out the latest news from Australia’s airlines.

What’s up?

Travel Q&A

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

Avoiding jetlag

Andrea shares some tips on how to cope with long flights so you'll be raring to go once you arrive.

Tips and tricks

News

Are you being ripped off online?

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

Buyers beware

Feels like home?

‘Feels Like Home’ follows five real stories of passengers on their journey home.

A cry from the sky

Grid-it

The Grid-it calls itself the ultimate organiser, and we have to agree.

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