Destinations

   IN THIS SECTION
   Australia
   Asia
   North America
   South America
   England, Scotland, Wales
   Canada
   Eastern Mediterranean
   Europe
   Ireland
   New Zealand

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.

 

Fraser Island for first-timers

Fraser Island for first-timers

Fraser Island for first-timers

Danielle Lancaster visits Fraser Island and shares her tips for visiting this must-see destination.

Top Stories

  1. Debbie does Abu Dhabi
  1. Getting around the Golden Triangle
  1. The most pinned travel destinations
  1. Places to visit before they vanish
  1. Kay’s South African Safari

Destinations less than 5 hours away

Destinations less than 5 hours away

Destinations less than 5 hours away

These beautiful locations are just hours away.

Revealed: the most beautiful country

beautiful scotland

Revealed: the most beautiful country

Mirror, mirror on the wall, is this the most beautiful country of them all?

Five real-world fairytale locations

Five real-world fairytale locations

Five real-world fairytale locations

Have you ever dreamed of visiting a location from a fairytale?

The best time to book Xmas flights

The best time to book Xmas flights

The best time to book Xmas flights

It’s not too late to find cheap Christmas flights to most destinations.

The world’s most colourful cities

Chefchaouen  Morocco

The world’s most colourful cities

These six cities stand out from the pack thanks to their vibrancy.

Five deadly destinations

Five deadly destinations

Five deadly destinations

If you’re looking to defy death on your next holiday, here’s where to do it.

Australia

Ultimate Aussie wine trips

With so many wineries on offer around Australia, how do you decide which is best?

Grape grazing

The best aerial views of Australia

Photographer Nick Rains presents his favourite views of Australia – from the air.

Landscapes from above

Seven best apps for road trippers

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

Hit the road

Canada

More bang for your buck

These tips will mean you pay a lot less so you can afford to see much more!

Affordable holiday

Le Monastère des Augustines

Kaye visits Le Monastère des Augustines in Quebec.

Serenity abounds

A Canadian white Christmas

What better place to enjoy a white Christmas than in the Great White North?

Flee to festive wonder

Asia

Would you visit ‘Loveland’?

This unique sculpture park in South Korea is dedicated to sensuality and eroticism.

Worth checking out?

Why Bali is still best on a budget

Max and Co. visit one of the most popular destinations for Australian tourists: Bali.

Bali’s still got it

The world’s first wine spa is here

Who said wine was just for drinking? There’s now a spa where you can bathe in it too.

Red red wine

Europe

Checking in: Hotel Ravesi, Salina

If you look up heaven in the dictionary I’m certain you’ll find a picture of SJ at Hotel Ravesi.

No filter needed

A slow cruise of French waterways

Lesley Bellew gives a stirring account of cruising Europe’s waterways.

Inspired much?

Which Italian city is right for you?

We review the top five Italian cities so you can choose which is right for you.

Choose your adventure

North America

Treasures of South America deal

Save big with early-bird offers on tours to Mexico and South America.

Time to treasure

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

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

Four of the best roasts in London

After almost three years of research, SJ presents the top four Sunday roasts in London.

London’s Sunday best

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

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

Join YOURLifeChoices, it’s free

  • Receive our daily enewsletter
  • Enter competitions
  • Comment on articles

you might also be interested in...

Worst dates to fly

Securing affordable flights has never been easier, especially if you choose to travel during low seasons.

The one great travel mistake

Chances are you’re making this one major travel mistake.

How to get travel upgrades

Upgrades are a traveller’s dream but getting one doesn’t have to be as difficult as you may think.

Notes from a first-time cruiser

Leon shares his diary of a short trip on Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas.

How to find the cheapest flights

YourLifeChoices has put together ten hot tips to ensure you get the best deal possible for your next flight of fancy.