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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

 

Unforgettable Vietnam and Cambodia

Unforgettable Vietnam and Cambodia

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

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A day in Daylesford

A day in Daylesford

Less than two hours from Melbourne, Daylesford is the perfect destination for a day trip.

Top 19 travel experiences

Top 19 travel experiences

Here are the top 19 most amazing travel experiences in the world according to CNN.

Best places to see wildlife

Best places to see wildlife

Where are the best spots to view Australia’s wildlife?

Air travel with Restless Legs Syndrome

Air travel with Restless Legs Syndrome

Is a long haul flight too difficult for suffers of Restless Legs Syndrome?

Airline holistic safety rating

Airline holistic safety rating

ATRA has released the 2014 holistic safety rating for commercial airlines.

When to cruise where – part two

When to cruise where – part two

Part two of our A-Z guide to the most popular cruising regions, featuring the best ...

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Travel Deals

Camping holiday for two in NSW

Stay for two nights at Ballina Beach Village in NSW, in your choice of campsite, tipi or pool buree or cabin, starting from just $49.

Go camping

Blue Mountain bliss

Be entranced by the natural wonder of the Blue Mountains with this affordable travel deal at the Redleaf Resort.

Flee to the hills

$99 per night in Launceston’s historic district

Discover Launceston and its surrounding attractions while staying at the Hotel Grand Chancellor for just $99 per night.

Enjoy Tas

Cruising

Unforgettable Vietnam and Cambodia

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

Fly free and save

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

City at sea

Here are five of the biggest and newest cruise ships sailing the seas that appear to have it all.

Size matters

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

Should I travel to India alone?

Is it safe for women to travel alone to India?

Will I be safe?

How can I save on solo travel?

Travelling alone does not necessarily mean spending a king’s ransom.

Solo savings

Solo traveller safety

Teresa would like some pointers to help her stay safe while travelling solo.

Five safe travel tips

Destinations

Best adrenaline destinations

Where are all the adrenaline junkies going on holiday?

Thrill seeking

Top 19 travel experiences

Here are the top 19 most amazing travel experiences in the world according to CNN.

Bucket list trips

Melbourne World’s friendliest city

Condé Nast Traveler has released its 2014 ranking of the World’s Friendliest Cities.

Stay classy Melbourne

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

How to save for travelling

We share a few simple ways to save for your dream holiday.

Find out more

Five money tips when travelling

Five handy tips to help you avoid financial pitfalls on your holiday.

Save money

The early bird catches the worm

When is the best time to book an overseas holiday?

Get in quick

Resources

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

Looking good in a passport photo

Learn how to get a good passport photo, without paying a professional photographer

Avoid the mug-shot look

Travel Insurance

Five travel insurance surprises.

Five things you may not know about travel insurance.

Are you covered?

Credit card travel insurance

Does credit card travel insurance offer enough cover?

Compare travel insurance processes.

Travelling for the first time

With the world at your feet, where do you go and how do you get there?

Top tips for travel

Travel News

War at Sea – the Navy in WWI

New exhibition explores role of Royal Australian Navy in WWI

Check it out

Knotty Turkish towel

Knotty towels are lightweight, making them easy to carry and perfect for travelling.

Picture perfect

Best adrenaline destinations

Where are all the adrenaline junkies going on holiday?

Thrill seeking

Travel Q&A

Dread of eating alone

Debbie has a few ideas which may make eating alone while travelling less daunting.

Options for eating alone

Should I travel to India alone?

Is it safe for women to travel alone to India?

Will I be safe?

Are earlybird deals the best value?

Tony asks whether earlybird prices are better than last-minute deals.

Save money on flights

News

Seasickness remedies explained

It’s best to play it safe and take something with you on a cruise in case you hit inclement weather.

Find your sea legs

Best adrenaline destinations

Where are all the adrenaline junkies going on holiday?

Thrill seeking

QantasLink lands in Hamilton Island

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