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Everyone views 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!

A night at Rabbit Flat

A night at Rabbit Flat

A night at Rabbit Flat

When even a tent can offer valuable protection against the wildlife.

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Hitting the road in Tassie

Sampling some of Tassie’s finest … walks

Hitting the road in Tassie

On a mission to see the ‘missing bits’ during a month-long camping trip.

Guaranteed empty seat next to you

Guaranteed empty seat next to you

Guaranteed empty seat next to you

One clever airline has created a fare where no-one sits in the seat next to ...

When are low seasons for travel?

When are low seasons for travel?

When are low seasons for travel?

Lee is interested in knowing when it is cheapest to visit various countries.

US extreme vetting includes Aussies

US extreme vetting includes Aussies

US extreme vetting includes Aussies

Aussie travellers must disclose social media account info for access to the US.

Qantas announces new partner

Qantas announces new partner

Qantas announces new partner

New alliance could lead to lower fares, more convenience and faster travel times.

Cruise News: Crashes and christenings

Cruise News: Crashes and christenings

Cruise News: Crashes and christenings

News about cruise ships crashing, christening of new vessels and exciting itineraries.

Travel Deals

How to save when booking flights

Are you missing out on cheap travel deals by booking at the wrong time?

How to save money

Save on European summer trips

It’s possible to save hundreds of dollars on European holidays, says travel expert.

Expert tips

Best of Rockies tour

Great deal on an 11-day Best of the Rockies tour with Rocky Mountaineer and flights.

Top seller

Cruising

Cruise News: Crashes and christenings

News about cruise ships crashing, christening of new vessels and exciting itineraries.

Cruise news

Cruising with food allergies

Poppy is considering going on her first cruise but is worried about her gluten intolerance.

Finding food

Inside the Scenic Eclipse sub

Scenic gives cruisers a reason to be excited about the launch of its latest vessel.

Going under

Coach Tours

A truly unforgettable experience

APT ensures the best experience of the great Australian Outback.

Save up to $1200

Guided Tassie holiday from $2850

If Tasmania is on your must-do list, this journey offers the ideal introduction.

Touring Tassie

Fly free to New Zealand

Experience the splendour of New Zealand from north to south.

Fly Free!

Rail Tours

A journey through the clouds

A video that takes you through some of Canada’s most remote and stunning vistas.

Travel Vision

Seeing Spain for a steal

Seeing Spain by train makes this already affordable country even cheaper.

The train in Spain

Unforgettable Rockies

Great deal on an 18-day Unforgettable Rockies tour with Rocky Mountaineer, Alaska cruise and flights.

Breathtaking Canada

Solo Travel

Travel companies for singles?

Travelling alone is never easy, but there are companies that try to ease the burden.

Solo solutions

Ten rules for travelling alone

If you are travelling solo, make sure you follow these 10 golden rules.

Solo rules

Advice for a solo first timers

The top ten solo travel tips from the YourLifeChoices community

Ten top tips

Destinations

Hitting the road in Tassie

On a mission to see the ‘missing bits’ during a month-long camping trip.

Walk wonders

Yule love Blue Mountains Yulefest

Your complete guide to New South Wales’ favourite winter festivals.

Yule love it

Seven sexy Italian seaside towns

These gorgeous Italian seaside towns are the stuff dreams are made of.

Dream destinations

Tours & Trips

Busting budget travel myths

Leon busts five budget travel myths.

Travel tattle tales

Best of Rockies tour

Great deal on an 11-day Best of the Rockies tour with Rocky Mountaineer and flights.

Top seller

Unforgettable Rockies

Great deal on an 18-day Unforgettable Rockies tour with Rocky Mountaineer, Alaska cruise and flights.

Breathtaking Canada

Travelling On A Budget

When are low seasons for travel?

Lee is interested in knowing when it is cheapest to visit various countries.

Cheap times to travel

How to save when booking flights

Are you missing out on cheap travel deals by booking at the wrong time?

How to save money

How to get half-price flights

The two ‘secret’ points programs that will get you flights at less than half the cost.

Point Hacks

Resources

No detergent portable washer

This portable washer uses new technology to clean your clothes without detergent.

Detergent free

Maximise your carry-on space

Could you go on a holiday with only carry-on luggage?

Space savers

Get connected with this gadget

If you really need to stay connected, this gadget is for you.

Wherever you go

Seniors Travel Insurance

How to save on travel insurance

Smartraveler and CHOICE share tips for saving money on travel insurance.

More cover for less

Smartraveller’s tips for safe sailing

Our friends at Smartraveller share their top tips for safe sailing.

Sail away safely

Medical mishaps more likely

Australian travellers urged to be vigilant of health while on holiday.

Mind how you go

Travel Q&A

When are low seasons for travel?

Lee is interested in knowing when it is cheapest to visit various countries.

Cheap times to travel

Best premium economy in the air?

Mick is planning a trip to the US and wants to know how to find the best seats he can afford.

Premium economy

Cruising with food allergies

Poppy is considering going on her first cruise but is worried about her gluten intolerance.

Finding food

Self-drive holidays

Self-drive holidays in New Zealand

Paul and his wife are planning a self-drive holiday around NZ and want some advice.

South to north

Queensland Outback bouncing back

Queenslanders ravaged by hard times look to bounce back at the Winton Outback Festival.

Get Outback!

Three-day Barossa foodie itinerary

Ask about Australia’s favourite wine region and most people will say the Barossa.

Food and wine lovers’ delight

Travel News

Guaranteed empty seat next to you

One clever airline has created a fare where no-one sits in the seat next to you.

Brilliant idea

US extreme vetting includes Aussies

Aussie travellers must disclose social media account info for access to the US.

New US entry laws

Qantas announces new partner

New alliance could lead to lower fares, more convenience and faster travel times.

Supergroup of the skies

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