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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.

 

Getting around the Golden Triangle

Max and Jenny Williams make their way around the Golden Triangle

Getting around the Golden Triangle

Max and Jenny Williams take a tour of northern India.

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Tenerife

The most pinned travel destinations

From Egypt to Spain, here are the most popular destinations according to 150 million people.

Places to visit before they vanish

Venice

Places to visit before they vanish

Some of the world’s most beautiful places won’t be here for long.

Kay’s South African Safari

Kay’s life-changing South African safari

Kay’s South African Safari

Kay O’Sullivan shares her life-changing South African Safari experience.

The world’s best hotel pools

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The world’s best hotel pools

These 10 pools are arguably the best in the world – from where you’d rather ...

South Africa Safari

South Africa Safari

South Africa Safari

See the ‘big five’ on safari with the Seniors Holiday Travel Team.

You can now Airbnb an island

You can now Airbnb an island

You can now Airbnb an island

Never mind an apartment, you can now Airbnb an island.

Australia

Seven best apps for road trippers

Head out to see the Australian countryside with our seven essential apps for road trips.

Hit the road

Are these on your bucket list?

Readers have told us the places around Australia they want to see. Are they on your list?

Have you been here?

Five Aussie winter warmers

Rather than heading overseas in winter, why not check out these Aussie hot spots?

Winter holiday hot spots

Canada

Best sites for the Northern Lights

Travel SOS: where is the best place to see the Northern Lights?

Up in lights

Canada’s birthday gift to you

Free admission to all Canada’s national parks and historic sites? Yes please!

A special offer

Food and fear in Nova Scotia

A trip through Nova Scotia delivers some of the best ghost stories you’ll hear.

Nova Scotia for newbies

Asia

Save $2000 on Asian river cruise

Save over $2000 per person on this sensational Cruiseco cruise package.

Luxury for a lot less

Save 50% on your cruise companion

Fly to Singapore from $99 and save on your cruise back to Australia.

Singapore sling

Vietnam Discovery

Journey into the heart of Indochina and experience the culture and history of Vietnam.

Book now and save 20 per cent

Europe

Behind closed doors

Because sharing is caring, here’s your access all areas pass to the Mandarin Oriental Prague.

Should you splurge?

Can you get paid to live in Italy?

Italy is doing whatever it can to attract new residents, including cash and property offers.

Italian temptation

Amalfi’s Pathway of the Gods

The Pathway of the Gods delivers divine delights and a few life lessons for Kay O’Sullivan.

Stairway to heaven

North America

Nevada: American Indian culture

Leon takes a road trip though Nevada on an American Indian cultural trail.

Wow, just wow …

Living my Fear and Loathing moment

Sometimes a great travel experience is a matter of being open to the possibility.

Sin City musings

How will Trump affect tourism?

We look at how Trump will affect tourism to the US and why it may not be so bad.

Trump and tourism

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

Edinburgh’s five eeriest pubs

As one of Scotland’s oldest cities, ‘Auld Reekie’ has a chequered past.

Hops and horror

24 hours in Bath

Just an overnight trip from London, heritage-listed Bath is worth a look.

Bed, Bath and beyond

In and out of Oxford

Here’s how to make the most of a day trip to the UK’s famous Oxford University.

Learn about Oxford

New Zealand

Four-night comedy cruise from $205

Take a trip to Auckland across the sea and enjoy comedy every night.

Sailing with a smile

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

New Zealand Highlights Tour

Find out why the Seniors Holiday Travel Team’s friendly tours are so popular.

Experience NZ

South America

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.

Fun facts

South American Circumnavigation

Australians just love cruising and seniors love taking longer cruises.

Cruise for longer

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