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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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Forgotten world wonders

The seven forgotten wonders of the world

Forgotten world wonders

Some quite magnificent creations can miss the cut when it comes to world wonders.

Undiscovered island getaways

Undiscovered island getaways

Undiscovered island getaways

Want the peace and serenity of a tropical holiday without the crowds? Try these spots.

Cities with the best street food

Cities with the best street food

Cities with the best street food

From quick snacks to moveable feasts, street food can be a surprising treat.

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.

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?

Australia

Discover SA cruise from $1403pp

Sail return from Sydney and cruise the best destinations of southern Australia.

Great southern land

Top five summer holiday hotspots

Here are our top suggestions of where to take a summer break.

Escape the summer heat

Ultimate Aussie wine trips

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

Grape grazing

Canada

The coolest cafe in Canada

Kaye was blown away by this cool café in Newfoundland

Serenity in St. John’s

Amazing places to stay in Canada

Unique is not a word you’ll use lightly when you see these amazing places to stay in Canada.

Ten amazing places

Driving the sublime Cabot Trail

Could Canada’s Cabot Trail be one of the world’s best road trips?

Ripper road trips

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

The grand dame of Glasgow

For history, class and sheer style, there is nowhere else you would stay.

A grand hotel

24 hours in the Canal City

Here’s how to spend a day in the ‘Dam, one of the prettiest cities in Europe.

A ‘Dam good day

Must see: Italy’s food theme park

Just when you thought Italy couldn’t get any more appealing, it’s getting a food theme park …

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North America

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!

Nevada: American Indian culture

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

Wow, just wow …

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

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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