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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!

Vancouver: Tips from an insider

Vancouver: Tips from an insider

Vancouver: Tips from an insider

A born-and-raised Vancouverite, Brianna is the best person to share insider tips to her home ...

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Handling washing while travelling

Handling washing while travelling

Handling washing while travelling

Trying to wash clothes while on the road can be a tricky task. Here’s what ...

First Class on an Economy budget

man sitting comfortably in an economy plane seat

First Class on an Economy budget

Even if you haven’t forked out the cash, you can still have a first-class flight.

How to gain airport lounge access

How to gain airport lounge access

How to gain airport lounge access

Why wait at the gate when you can lap up luxury with access to an ...

The case for small-ship cruising

The case for small-ship cruising

The case for small-ship cruising

Here are the five reasons you might want to consider a small ship for your ...

Travel SOS – short Singapore stay

Travel SOS – short Singapore stay

Travel SOS – short Singapore stay

Lee Mylne offers Robin advice on how to enjoy Singapore in three days.

Discover Florence’s finest foods

Discover Florence’s finest foods

Discover Florence’s finest foods

Florence is an absolute must on any foodie’s travel bucket list.

 

Travel Deals

14-day Asia cruise with flights

Fancy a 14-day cruise package to Singapore including flights?

Fly for free

$79 Adelaide hotel stay for two

Visit Adelaide – The New York Times’ number 24 must-see city.

Winter sale

$499 Tasmania package for two

Enjoy a five-night drive and stay package around beautiful Tasmania.

Drive and stay

Cruising

Essential Guide to Cruising 2016/17

With new itineraries, ships and experiences which offer something for everyone.

Get started

The case for small-ship cruising

Here are the five reasons you might want to consider a small ship for your next cruise.

Big isn’t always better

Look like a local

There are good reasons to blend in like a local.

Blend in

Coach Tours

European coach tours

Departures for 2016 and last minute deals for European coach tours are now available.

Find out more

Cruise & Coach Tours

Combine a luxurious cruise with a luxury coach tour for the complete NZ experience.

NZ as never before

Luxury coach tours

Choose from four fully escorted itineraries, which all enable you to travel at a relaxed pace.

Go at your pace

Rail Tours

Maritime Provinces by rail

The beginning of our Eastern Canadian VIA Rail adventure is a little underwhelming. We arrive at Montréal’s Gare Centrale to collect our tickets for the overnight journey to Halifax on the Ocean rail service and learn there is no booking in the system. Our dreams of dining in ...

Find out more

World’s longest rail journey

Here’s something that many travellers have wanted to do.

Do it now

All aboard for some railway fun

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

Rail museum

Solo Travel

Five good reasons to travel solo

Here are five good reasons why travelling solo can be fun.

One is fun

Travelling solo

Try not to fear travelling on your own as the experience can be liberating.

Alone not lonely

Making friends in a new city

Harnessing the power of the internet could open up a whole new social scene.

Meet up with new friends

Destinations

Patrick’s insider tips to Noumea

Patrick’s insider tips on Noumea will entice you to visit this tropical city.

Sea and sun

Five best bucket-list restaurants

Leon presents his list of restaurants to visit one day – or in his dreams!

Dream dining

In 2015 people are flocking to…

Webjet has just released the emerging destinations for Australian travellers in 2015.

On trend travel

Tours & Trips

Road tripping – What a way to see Australia

In this guide to road tripping, Lee shares the best way to explore Australia.

Relax on the road

Camping - tips for beginners

Our quick and easy camping tips will make you look like an eagle scout in no time at all.

Camp with the best of ‘em

Travel SOS – Driving in Spain

Who wouldn't want to jump in a car and drive through Spain?

Hit the road

Travelling On A Budget

First Class on an Economy budget

Even if you haven’t forked out the cash, you can still have a first-class flight.

Luxury for less

Spreading the cost of a holiday

These simple tips will help you spread the cost of your holiday.

Layby your holiday

Should you fly EasyJet?

Heading to Europe? Here’s what you need to know about flying EasyJet.

Simple as 1, 2, 3

Resources

Best apps for easy travel

Here few of the best travel apps that will actually prove useful on your next trip.

Truly helpful apps

Five wonderful, wacky travel gadgets

Leon lists five wacky travel gadgets that are actually quite ingenious.

Weird and wonderful

Airport freebies

International airports which give travellers something for free.

Get something for nothing

Travel Insurance

When should I buy insurance?

Buying travel insurance last minute can leave you without cancellation cover.

Never too early

Should we still go to Greece?

Paul is concerned that possible strike action could ruin his Greek holiday.

Are we covered?

Five crazy travel insurance claims

If you feel silly making a claim, check out these ridiculous travel insurance claims.

Crazy claims

Travel News

The five-minute travel workout

Even though you’re off the beaten track, you can still stay on track with your fitness.

Do your best!

Tips for travelling with kids

Stepping out on a trip with the grandkids? Our travel tips will get you off on the right foot.

Travelling with tykes

The world’s sexiest places

Discover the world’s sexiest countries according to Instagram.

Where in the world?

Travel Q&A

A definitive guide to travel packing

Learn how to pack like a pro with our definitive guide to travel packing.

Packing made easy

Travel SOS – short Singapore stay

Lee Mylne offers Robin advice on how to enjoy Singapore in three days.

Fun in Singapore

Travelling overseas with ashes

If you’re planning to travel overseas with ashes, what permissions do you need to have in place?

The final journey

News

Fun on a budget in Victoria, BC

If you've had enough of big cities, Victoria, Canada should be in your plans.

Fun in BC

Inside Etihad’s Abu Dhabi Lounge

Here’s how Etihad Airways’ Premium Lounge eased my pain before a long-haul flight.

Pre-departure relaxation

Flying soon? Download this app

From thousands of feet in the air, this app that tells you what’s going on below.

Have app, will fly

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