Destinations

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.

The Hong Kong missed by guidebooks

Must-do, must-see Hong Kong walking tours

The Hong Kong missed by guidebooks

There’s no better way to experience Hong Kong than on foot.

Top Stories

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  1. Cruising a Tasmanian treasure

Fiji: Where happiness finds you

Fiji: Where happiness finds you

Fiji: Where happiness finds you

Fiji Tourism’s latest campaign will make you want to burst into song.

Where YLC wants to go in 2019

Where YLC wants to go in 2019

Where YLC wants to go in 2019

The crew at YourLifeChoices shares where they’d like to go in 2019.

Leon’s 2019 travel predictions

Leon’s 2019 travel predictions

Leon’s 2019 travel predictions

While 2018 was a bumper year for travel, 2019 looks to be even bigger.

Where you wished you were in 2018

Year in rewind: Where you wished you were in 2018

Where you wished you were in 2018

We check out the places you’ve checked out during the year.

The perfect one-night getaway

The perfect one-night getaway

The perfect one-night getaway

Here are five suggestions for a perfect one-night getaway.

Bring on the Bali bliss

Bring on the Bali bliss

Bring on the Bali bliss

Dr Tiana Templeman shares her five favourite places to be affordably pampered.

Australia

Australia’s most popular city

The Australian city most domestic travellers want to visit in 2019.

Where do you want to go?

The official 7 Wonders of Australia

The official ‘7 Wonders of Australia’ winners are …

One wonders …

Albury–Wodonga: See both sides

A promotional video to inspire you to ‘see both sides’ of the Vic–NSW border.

Best of the border

Canada

Self-driving in the Rockies

We ask Destination BC’s Lizzie Doyle 10 questions about self-driving in Canada.

Hit the open road

Go wild in Canada

The chance of spotting wildlife on your trip to Canada is almost guaranteed.

Wildlife in action

Polar bears: up close and personal

Nothing will prepare you for your first polar bear sighting in Manitoba.

Everyone loves a polar bear

Asia

Canine camera crew capture HK

HKTB teams up with WE5 to promote Old Town Central through canine eyes.

Quirky camera crew

Hong Kong’s grand plan on track

Hong Kong is on track to becoming the most desirable destination in Asia.

HK’s game changer

SE Asia should be on your radar

The big boomer destination in 2019 will be somewhere in Southeast Asia.

For boomers on a budget

Europe

Eagle-eye view of Vienna

The Vienna Tourist Board has captured footage of the city, literally, from an eagle’s eye.

World-first project

Bruges for boomers on a budget

Lee Mylne shares how to experience the best of Bruges on a backpacker budget.

Best of Belgium

Visiting the oldest city in Europe

Which is the oldest continuously inhabited city in Europe?

Discover the history

North America

Halloween happenings in the USA

A roundup of what happens across the States at Halloween.

Fright night

America's Musical Journey

Trace the roots of American music and explore the great musical cities.

Where modern music was born

The best of LA in one day

Leon’s holiday horror story has a happy ending.

LA locals make LA

Eastern Mediterranean

Mi casa es su casa

There is nothing better than enjoying fine wine, great food and the company of good friends!

Cruise about

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 ...

Start exploring

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

Cruising Great Britain’s waterways

There are a number of ways to cruise Great Britain’s waterways.

Cruise ‘The Cut’

Weird and wonderful London

You might be shocked and awed, but you’ll never be bored in London.

London’s quirky side

Queen’s guard shoves tourist

Want to know how to get a royal guardsman to lose his cool? Cross the line.

Shove, actually

New Zealand

Explore New Zealand with AAT Kings

No one knows New Zealand like AAT Kings.

Unforgettable NZ

Eat, stay, love: Queenstown

Tiana Templeman’s recommendations for a perfect New Zealand getaway.

Eat, stay, love

Where YLC members holiday

YourLifeChoices survey reveals the most popular international travel destination.

Top destination

South America

The best of South America

Here’s why tourists are bypassing Europe in favour of South America.

The new Europe

Come and have fun in Rio

Lucia is only too happy to share her city with you.

Run amuck in Rio

10 things to know about Brazil

All eyes will be on Brazil this month when the Rio Olympics begin.

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