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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.

 

Best destinations for tourism

World's top 10 most tourist-friendly destinations

Best destinations for tourism

If you want a destination that truly welcomes tourists, here are your best bets.

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Top five rainy destinations

Some destinations are more beautiful in the rain

Top five rainy destinations

Some of the world’s rainiest cities are still some of the most fun to visit.

Polar bears: up close and personal

mother and cub polar bears

Polar bears: up close and personal

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

Austria for beginners

From the city to the alps: seven days in Austria

Austria for beginners

If you only have seven days to spend in Austria, here's how to do it.

Top five Canada road trips

YourLifeChoices members vote on their top five Canada road trips

Top five Canada road trips

Top five Canada road trips, as voted by YourLifeChoices members.

The real fresh food people

The real fresh food people

The real fresh food people

This foodie destination is proving to be a tourist magnet.

Bang for your buck destinations

Seven destinations where your money will last longer

Bang for your buck destinations

These seven destinations will give you maximum bang for your buck.

Australia

The colours of Australian autumn

Autumn is the best time of the year for a weekend away or a day-long road trip.

Take a leaf

Last-minute Easter trip ideas

Skyscanner releases a list of last-minute Easter trip ideas.

Easter escapes

Inspiring coastal getaways

Australians are blessed with the world's best beaches.

What's your favourite?

Canada

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

Top five Canada road trips

Top five Canada road trips, as voted by YourLifeChoices members.

Hit the road

Asia

Hong Kong in seven days

If you only have seven days to spend in Hong Kong, here's how to do it.

HK in seven days

What are your Top Five in Hong Kong?

YourLifeChoices members share their top five Hong Kong activities.

Hong Kong delights

Bringing religion to the people

Buddhist, Catholic, Muslim – it doesn’t matter. Vietnam brings religion to the people.

Hello from Hanoi

Europe

Fly free and discover Europe

Simply decide what you want to see and leave the rest to APT.

Fly free!

Tuscan cooking class

A Tuscan cooking class where you will be restaurant chef for a day.

Secret ingredients

Austria for beginners

If you only have seven days to spend in Austria, here's how to do it.

Vienna immersion

North America

The best of LA in one day

Leon’s holiday horror story has a happy ending.

LA locals make LA

USA and Canada road trips

Experience life on the open highway with DriveAway Holidays’ North American road trips.

Hit the road

NY more accessible than ever

It’s never been easier to get to (and around) New York.

NYCgo now!

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 ...

Start exploring

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

Book in a date with Nessie

Seems Nessie may be surfacing again, with 17 ‘official’ sightings in 2017.

Nessie resurfaced

Taking tea at Wedgwood

There is no finer place to take tea than at the home of the world's most elegant porcelain.

Here's cheers

Glasgow: Take five

Kaye shares her top five must-see sights of the this underrated Scottish city.

Essential Glasgow

New Zealand

Where YLC members holiday

YourLifeChoices survey reveals the most popular international travel destination.

Top destination

Riveting reasons to visit New Zealand

Put quite simply: if New Zealand isn’t on your bucket list, then it should be.

Free flights to NZ

How to meet a Kiwi

Get up close and personal with a Kiwi – and save 10 per cent on your NZ trip.

Save on your holiday

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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