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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!

Travel SOS: India for a first-timer

Travel SOS: India for a first-timer

Travel SOS: India for a first-timer

Lee Mylne is only too happy to share advice from her own experiences of her ...

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Make room on your phone for travel

Make room on your phone for travel

Make room on your phone for travel

Here are five simple ways to make space on your phone before your next holiday.

Creating a capsule travel wardrobe

Creating a capsule travel wardrobe

Creating a capsule travel wardrobe

Here’s how to create a capsule wardrobe for your next trip away.

Five reasons to travel Eurostar

Five reasons to travel Eurostar

Five reasons to travel Eurostar

Here are five very good reasons for taking Eurostar instead of the plane.

Reasons to cruise ms Koningsdam

Six reasons to sail on ms Koningsdam

Reasons to cruise ms Koningsdam

Discover ms Koningsdam’s top six recent innovations, which will make you want to jump on ...

Women of the Yukon

Canada: the women who make the Yukon great

Women of the Yukon

The Yukon has evolved dramatically since the Klondike gold rush.

Travelling with medicines

Travelling with medicines – what you need to know

Travelling with medicines

If you’re planning to travel overseas with medicines, learn the steps you need to take.

 

Travel Deals

Time for a break?

With this special Seniors’ deal, you’ll enjoy three nights for $180 for two people.

You deserve a break

$159 winter break in Wollongong

Enjoy a winter break at Novotel Wollongong for just $159 per night.

Seaside stay

Free overnight stay in Bangkok

Fly with Thai Airways and receive a free night in Bangkok.

Bangkok break

Cruising

Choose to cruise Europe

Cruising is an incredibly cost efficient way to travel in what can be an expensive continent.

Find out more

Reasons to cruise ms Koningsdam

Discover ms Koningsdam’s top six recent innovations, which will make you want to jump on board.

All aboard

Essential Guide to Cruising 2016/17

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

Get started

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

Why is travel insurance important?

Having the right level of travel insurance cover is critical when travelling.

Smart cover

Can travel insurance cover Airbnb?

Will travel insurance cover your Airbnb stay?

Are you covered?

Do you need cruise insurance?

It’s now possible to insure your trip with cruise travel insurance packages.

Are you covered?

Travel News

Seven tips for safer travel

Here’s how to avoid tricky travel situations and have a safer journey.

Safe sojourns

How to eat well on holiday

This guide to healthy eating will help you stay slim on holiday.

Travel light

An unexpected reason to travel

This particular feeling that travel arouses is one of the best reasons to take a break from home.

The best feeling

Travel Q&A

Best time to book airline tickets

Booking airfares can be a confusing business.

When to bag a bargain

Travel SOS: India for a first-timer

Lee Mylne is only too happy to share advice from her own experiences of her trips to India.

Exotic India

Travel SOS – canal boats

If you are after a waterway less travelled, consider a barging holiday.

Barge-ing along

News

World’s first translating earpiece

The future of translating is here and it’s sounding crystal clear.

Sounds like the future

DIY inflight entertainment

Here’s how to create your own inflight entertainment for your next trip.

Beat the boredom

Post-holiday health kick

Over indulged on your holiday? Here’s how to combat it and get back on track.

Lose extra baggage

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