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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

 

An Australian’s introduction to the Western Front

An Australian’s introduction to the Western Front

A visit to Villers-Bretonneux on the Western Front is a moving experience.

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Cruising medical cover

Cruising medical cover

You are not necessarily covered by Medicare when travelling on a cruise ship in Australia.

Great Ocean Road on three budgets

Great Ocean Road on three budgets

A world famous drive, the Great Ocean Road will undoubtedly claim your heart.

How do you get the best rates?

How do you get the best rates?

How do you get the best hotel rates?

Delightful and affordable Daintree

Delightful and affordable Daintree

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

How to find the cheapest flights

How to find the cheapest flights

Finding cheap flights can be tricky if you don’t know where to start your ...

Spend less on a Spanish sojourn

Spend less on a Spanish sojourn

With the Spanish economy, living the good life in Spain as a traveller is easy. ...

Travel Deals

$176 England & Wales hotels

Save up to 33 per cent when you stay at a range of properties in England and Wales.

UK accommodation

Luxury small ship cruising 2014/15

APT offers you a range of exciting earlybird savings on its luxury small-ship cruises in 2014/15.

Book early and save

Tasmania Villas & Chalets from $79

Visit one of Tasmania’s most popular tourist destinations, Tamar Valley.

Tasmanian Getaway

Cruising

Tackling Expedition Cruising

If relaxing on a cruise isn’t your thing, how do you dip your toes in more exciting waters?

Try an expedition cruise

Cruising medical cover

You are not necessarily covered by Medicare when travelling on a cruise ship in Australia.

When are you covered?

Does size matter?

Can’t decide if a small ship or large liner would be better?

Which size ship should I choose?

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, wonderfully relaxing (and efficient!) way to travel to all sorts of interesting places with like-minded new friends.

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

How not to get mugged overseas

Follow these tips to avoid being mugged while travelling overseas.

Stay safe while travelling

Don’t be lonely travelling alone

Do you love the idea of hitting the open road now you have a little more time on your hands.

Embrace the open road

Day trips for singles

Alma would like to take a day trip or maybe even journey overnight somewhere.

Day trips for singles

Destinations

Tackling Expedition Cruising

If relaxing on a cruise isn’t your thing, how do you dip your toes in more exciting waters?

Try an expedition cruise

$1269 7 Night Norfolk Island retreat

Enjoy a seven-night Norfolk Island holiday including flights and car hire for just $1269 per person.

Save on Norfolk Island

Luxury small ship cruising 2014/15

APT offers you a range of exciting earlybird savings on its luxury small-ship cruises in 2014/15.

Book early and save

Tours & Trips

Spend less on a Spanish sojourn

With the Spanish economy, living the good life in Spain as a traveller is easy.

Spain on a budget

APT’s Europe River Cruising 2015

Enjoy exclusive preview savings with this just-released 2015 Europe SuperDeal.

Book now and save

Best skiing websites

Whether you're looking for a local piste or something a little further afield, these skiing websites will help you plan your trip.

Take to the piste

Travelling On A Budget

Jetstar Australia-wide sale from $29

Save on domestic and international Jetstar flights with prices starting at $29 one way inc tax.

Jetstar sale

Get $100 off car rental

Seniors Card holders can save $100 off the price on car rental in Australia.

Cheap car rental

Tropical Queensland on any budget

It’s nearly winter, so high time you headed north to the sun and fun.

Escape the cold weather

Resources

When to hire a travel guide

Tackle your travel destination with an experienced guide.

Don’t go it alone

Preparing for your flight

Being prepared for your flight can see you glide through security.

Dos and don’ts of flying

10 best travel tips of all time

Become the savviest traveller around with the ten best travel tips of all time.

Could these tips save your trip?

Travel Insurance

Cruising medical cover

You are not necessarily covered by Medicare when travelling on a cruise ship in Australia.

When are you covered?

Pre-existing medical conditions

Not all insurance companies will cover pre-existing medical conditions

Will you get cover?

Credit card travel insurance

Does credit card travel insurance offer enough cover?

Compare travel insurance processes.

News

Tropical Queensland on any budget

It’s nearly winter, so high time you headed north to the sun and fun.

Escape the cold weather

An Australian’s introduction to the Western Front

A visit to Villers-Bretonneux on the Western Front is a moving experience.

Discover the Western Front

How not to get mugged overseas

Follow these tips to avoid being mugged while travelling overseas.

Stay safe while travelling

Travel Q&A

Should I reconfirm?

Louise is concerned that she may lose her seat on her flight if she doesn’t reconfirm.

Best to check in online

Does size matter?

Can’t decide if a small ship or large liner would be better?

Which size ship should I choose?

How do you get the best rates?

How do you get the best hotel rates?

Get the best hotel rates

News

Tropical Queensland on any budget

It’s nearly winter, so high time you headed north to the sun and fun.

Escape the cold weather

Should I reconfirm?

Louise is concerned that she may lose her seat on her flight if she doesn’t reconfirm.

Best to check in online

Tackling Expedition Cruising

If relaxing on a cruise isn’t your thing, how do you dip your toes in more exciting waters?

Try an expedition cruise

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