DESTINATIONS

Northwest Michigan Lake Country: Day-tripping around Walloon Lake

Northwest Michigan Lake Country: Day-tripping around Walloon Lake

Guest contributor Laura Kelly visits Northwest Michigan Lake Country and describes some of her favorite things to see and do.

July 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
Having a hell of a time in Hell’s Kitchen

Having a hell of a time in Hell’s Kitchen

Hell’s Kitchen is a perfect locale for a Hampton by Hilton Seekender staycation in New York City.

June 25, 2016 | By | 4 Replies More
LinkNYC:  Another reason why we love New York City

LinkNYC: Another reason why we love New York City

If you’re visiting NYC, there’s a good chance you’ll find LinkNYC nearby.

June 21, 2016 | By | 30 Replies More

CRUISES

Along the Columbia River: History, scenery and outstanding wine

Along the Columbia River: History, scenery and outstanding wine

Guest contributors John and Sandra Nowlan describe their

“Un-Cruise” on the Columbia River.

May 12, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Front row center at the Americas Cup in New York

Front row center at the Americas Cup in New York

The America’s Cup hasn’t been in New York City since 1920. So its return after 91 years was pretty momentous, especially for sailing aficionados.

May 9, 2016 | By | 4 Replies More
Five reasons to choose luxury Caribbean Cruises

Five reasons to choose luxury Caribbean Cruises

The perks associated with luxury Caribbean cruises are ones that will be appreciated by adults 50 years and over.

April 22, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More

FOOD

Wines and Spirits: Catch the spirit in Los Cabos

Wines and Spirits: Catch the spirit in Los Cabos

On enjoying the wines and spirits of Los Cabos…

July 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Bastille Day: Everyone can eat like they’re French

Bastille Day: Everyone can eat like they’re French

Bastille Day falls on Thursday, July 14th this year, a day when everyone feels a little French.

July 7, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More
Dark ‘n Stormy: National drink of Bermuda

Dark ‘n Stormy: National drink of Bermuda

The national drink of Bermuda is not only delicious, it’s trademarked!

July 4, 2016 | By | 23 Replies More

HOTELS & SPAS

Southbridge Hotel and Conference Center: New vision for an old optical factory

Southbridge Hotel and Conference Center: New vision for an old optical factory

The Southbridge Hotel and Conference Center is a repurposed property that offers a hint to its past.

July 12, 2016 | By | 16 Replies More
Hutton Hotel: Stylish luxury with a youthful vibe in Nashville

Hutton Hotel: Stylish luxury with a youthful vibe in Nashville

At the Hutton Hotel, guest contributor Laura Kelly experiences “elegance at ease” in “Music City.”

July 9, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Hotel Walloon: A sparkling new Michigan lakeside boutique hotel

Hotel Walloon: A sparkling new Michigan lakeside boutique hotel

Guest contributor Laura Kelly describes her recent visit to Hotel Walloon near Petoskey, Michigan.

July 1, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More

TIPS

Washcloths in Italy: Do Italians use them?

Washcloths in Italy: Do Italians use them?

Don’t count on finding washcloths in Italy. No one I asked is quite sure why.

July 7, 2016 | By | 22 Replies More
Bermuda Airport (BDA): Six things you need to know

Bermuda Airport (BDA): Six things you need to know

Bermuda Airport (renamed L.F. Wade International Airport in 2007) has some interesting features.

July 6, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Lounge Review: Airspace Lounge at JFK Terminal 5

Lounge Review: Airspace Lounge at JFK Terminal 5

You have to look hard to find the Airspace Lounge at JFK airport in NYC. The only lounge in Terminal 5 is tucked in a space at its far end, across from Gates 24 and 25.

June 30, 2016 | By | Reply More

BOOKS & GEAR

Zee Alexis Shoes: A great shoe for women travelers over 50

Zee Alexis Shoes: A great shoe for women travelers over 50

A review and giveaway of Zee Alexis shoes, an uber-comfortable, lightweight and stylish shoe for women travelers over 50

June 22, 2016 | By | 64 Replies More
Giveaway and Review: Miraclesuit, the perfect swimsuit for women over 50 (contest ended)

Giveaway and Review: Miraclesuit, the perfect swimsuit for women over 50 (contest ended)

Win a chance to win a Miraclesuit®, the perfect swimsuit for women over 50.

June 12, 2016 | By | 118 Replies More
Gear Review: ZUS car charger and car finder

Gear Review: ZUS car charger and car finder

ZUS is a dual-purpose gadget, both a car charger and car finder.

April 9, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More

Other Recent Articles & News

Enter to wIn a 7-night Italian Road Trip Escape (ending August 6, 2016)

Enter to wIn a 7-night Italian Road Trip Escape (ending August 6, 2016)

An Italian road trip is the ultimate getaway. Enter the AutoEurope Italian Road Trip Escape Sweepstakes.

July 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
Enter the National Parks Sweepstakes (ending August 31, 2016)

Enter the National Parks Sweepstakes (ending August 31, 2016)

National Geographic is sponsoring a National Parks Sweepstakes.

July 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Psychology of Travel: Does taking photos add or detract from the experience?

Psychology of Travel: Does taking photos add or detract from the experience?

A new study looks at how taking photos affects enjoyment of an experience.

June 11, 2016 | By | 37 Replies More
La Tabaccaia: Rustic Tuscan charm coupled with contemporary comforts

La Tabaccaia: Rustic Tuscan charm coupled with contemporary comforts

If you are traveling to Tuscany, we highly recommend a stay at Hotel La Tabaccaia.

June 10, 2016 | By | 13 Replies More
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