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Welcome to the YOURLifeChoices Destinations page. This page will provide you with extensive information and links to a variety of travel options - particularly for seniors - in a range of countries. Discover beautiful Thailand with a variety of tour options and information available, or how about a train trip in Canada, truly a once in a life time experience. Boasting stunning scenery from lush fields and dramatic coastlines to vibrant villages and cosmopolitan cities, Ireland is a great travel option for seniors. You can check out our Frequently Asked Questions regarding International Travel. Also check out our Seniors Travel Insurance page to get the best deal! And the seniors discounts featured throughout this section.

 

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APT’s Europe River Cruising 2015

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Great Irish road trips

Great Irish road trips

Driving in Ireland couldn’t be easier.

Surprising Taipei

Surprising Taipei

The Taiwanese capital Taipei is a city that will charm and surprise you.

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Top 10 travel destinations 2014

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Australia

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

All aboard for some railway fun

David Fallick discovers a magnificent rail museum sure to please devotees both young and old.

Rail museum

Canada

Northern Lights, Canada

Northern Lights appear in many colours and will beat any fireworks display hands down.

See the lights

Budget-friendly fun in Victoria

Debbie has low or no-cost attractions which make pavement-pounding in Victoria fun.

Start walking!

Vibrant Vancouver

Continually voted one of the top three most liveable cities in the world.

Prepare to be amazed

Asia

Shop Til You Drop in Singapore

If shopping is a sport, then here’s how to take home the gold medal from Singapore.

Shop Singapore like a pro

Save $200 on Asia airfares

Save 15 per cent on South East Asia tours and $200 on your airfare when you book both together.

Save on tours and flights

Saigon – five sights in five hours

Saigon in Vietnam’s south is a melting hot pot of new and old

Be surprised by Saigon

Europe

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

Gallipoli Centenary Cruise 2015

APT offers you luxury small ship Gallipoli 2015 cruises to commemorate the 100th Anniversary.

Save on luxury small ship cruises

Edinburgh: blending old and new

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

Explore Auld Reekie

North America

A walk in New York

Kaye and SJ hit the streets of New York in an attempt to see and do everything. They can easily talk the talk but can they walk the walk?

A walk in New York

$67 activities in California

Enjoy USA activities and attractions for less.

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Hawaii

From snow-capped peaks to sandy beaches, Hawaii’s diversity will take you by surprise.

Chill out in Hawaii

Eastern Mediterranean

Exploring Samatya

If you look on most maps, you won't find Samatya. That's because the modern name is Mustafapasa, but even today, just about everyone in Istanbul refers to it by the Byzantine name of Samatya, meaning 'sandy place'. Along with Sisli and Kutulus, Samatya is one of the largest Armenian ...

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Mi casa es su casa

There is nothing better than enjoying fine wine, food and the company of good friends in your own home. Imagine discovering new friends onboard a stylish floating home, in the beautiful waters of the Mediterranean.  The Mediterranean is a popular cruise destination for a wide variety of travellers ...

Cruise about

Gaye’s Turkish Delight

When a hotel in Istanbul’s Old City was seeking an owner, Gaye Reeves decided to seize the day.

The trip of a life-time

England, Scotland & Wales

Glorious Glasgow

For many years Glasgow lived under the shadow of its older brother, Edinburgh.

Go ga ga in Glasgow

100th Chelsea Flower Show 2013

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your own little piece of paradise, then Hampton Court Gardens, where Henry VIII wooed his wives, will surely give you a few ideas.

Stop and smell the roses

Sticky Parkin Cake

Depending on which part of North East England you hale from, Parkin can take the form of a biscuit or cake. When served warm with fresh cream, there is little that compares to Debbie’s Sticky Parkin Cake. Ingredients 225g plain flour 1 teaspoon bicarbonate ...

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New Zealand

Walking the Queen Charlotte Track

Andrea Hendrikx shares her experiences hiking in the Marlborough Sound.

Fun in NZ

$1399 12-night cruise NZ to Sydney

See the sights of New Zealand on a luxury cruise.

Sail away today

New Zealand by campervan

New Zealand is often overlooked in favour of our own backyard when it comes to camping or caravanning.

Campervanning in New Zealand

South America

Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu was deemed the ‘Lost City’ until its relatively recent discovery in 1911.

Take the Inca Trail

Jungle journey

When nature's rioting all around, your fellow adventurers will get you through.

The teeming rainforests of Peru

Discover South America with APT

Receive a companion flies free saving, to South America, of up to $2600 per couple.

Companion flies free to South America

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