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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.


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Why choose a winter destination?

Why you'd leave a hot summer for a winter destination

Why choose a winter destination?

With the chance of snow and fewer tourists, it's the time to travel.

Small countries big on travel

These small countries offer big travel experiences

Small countries big on travel

Five tiny destinations that should be on your travel wish list.

The cradle of humanity

Journey to what is widely known as the ‘cradle of humanity’

The cradle of humanity

Journey to what is widely called the ‘cradle of humanity’ – Southern Africa.

Travel to connect with your emotions

Travel to connect with your emotions

Travel to connect with your emotions

From joy to serenity, where are the best spots to match your state of mind?

Where you wished you were in 2017

Where you wished you were in 2017

Where you wished you were in 2017

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

World’s best wildlife trips

World’s best wildlife trips

World’s best wildlife trips

Animal experiences top the list of things to do abroad. Here are some of the ...


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?

Australia's longest shortcut

Not all shortcuts are created equal. The best of them all is the Outback Way.

Ripper road trip


Canada’s taste sensations

To give you a ‘taste’ of what to expect, here are our favourite Canadian dishes.

Culinary Canada

Always ask the concierge

Kaye speaks to Marie Voyer, concierge at Quebec’s Auburge Saint-Antoine Hotel.

Quebec inside out

First-timer’s guide to Quebec City

Kaye’s friend Jennie offers her tips for a first-time visit to Quebec City.

First impressions last


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

Leon says hello from Hanoi

Leon is visiting Vietnam for the first time and invites you to share his adventures.

Visiting Vietnam


The romance of Southern France

From stunning views to secret alleyways, you won’t miss a beat with Evergreen.

Simply sensational

A peek at Portugal

Learn the secrets of Portugal as you sail the twists and turns of Douro Valley.

Dreaming of the Douro

The UK’s Channel Islands

Lesley Bellew discovers the natural beauty of Guernsey and Sark in the UK.

Guernsey and Sark

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

Is this London’s quirkiest museum?

Not just another museum, a trip to London’s postal museum will exceed all expectations.

Stamp of approval

The world’s longest pub crawl

Scientists have worked out the world’s longest pub crawl.

Beer googles

Bars with the best views in London

SJ shares her top tips for where to enjoy a drink with a view in London.

Scenes to sip over

New Zealand

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

Save on romance in New Zealand

Why not explore New Zealand’s sights with the one you love the most?

Save 10 per cent

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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