Irene S. Levine

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Irene S. Levine, PhD, is an award-winning freelance journalist and author who writes about travel, relationships, health, and lifestyles. She travels the world with her husband, Jerry, whose photos enliven this site.

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Wave Season: The best time to book a cruise

Wave Season: The best time to book a cruise

For everything there is a season…Wave Season may be the right time to book a cruise.

January 17, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Los Cabos: Where farm-to-table is authentic

Los Cabos: Where farm-to-table is authentic

The term farm-to-table has become so popular that it’s often overused—and misused.

January 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Win a Red Carpet weekend makeover in New York City (contest ends 3/3/17)

Win a Red Carpet weekend makeover in New York City (contest ends 3/3/17)

Feeling dowdy? Need a Big Apple makeover?

January 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Win a trip to Asheville, North Carolina for two (contest ends 2/6/17)

Win a trip to Asheville, North Carolina for two (contest ends 2/6/17)

Enter to win a free trip to Asheville from Lonely Planet.

January 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
2016: Recounting our travels

2016: Recounting our travels

Looking back at our travels in 2016 and hoping for ‘more time to travel’ in 2017!

January 8, 2017 | By | 26 Replies More
Reflecting on a year of journeys

Reflecting on a year of journeys

Thanks for joining us on a year of journeys, some far away and others closer to home.

December 25, 2016 | By | 10 Replies More
Win a European River Cruise for Two from Vantage Travel (contest end 4/4/17)

Win a European River Cruise for Two from Vantage Travel (contest end 4/4/17)

Vantage Travel is sponsoring a European River Cruise giveaway.

December 23, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Traveling Solo? Five Reasons to take a river cruise

Traveling Solo? Five Reasons to take a river cruise

River cruises are a great choice for traveling solo.

December 22, 2016 | By | 23 Replies More
Return to Gotham: A great fixed price lunch at Gotham Bar and Grill

Return to Gotham: A great fixed price lunch at Gotham Bar and Grill

Each time we return to Gotham Bar and Grill, we’re captivated by the consistent perfection of the culinary experience.

December 18, 2016 | By | 15 Replies More
Getting Naked for Money: Memoir of a travel writer (contest ended)

Getting Naked for Money: Memoir of a travel writer (contest ended)

Getting Naked for Money is a witty memoir by my erudite, but down-to-earth travel writer friend and colleague, Edie Jarolim.

December 14, 2016 | By | 23 Replies More
Tip to Avoid Falls When Traveling

Tip to Avoid Falls When Traveling

Experts offer advice on how travelers over 50 can avoid or minimize the risk of falls when traveling.

December 6, 2016 | By | 39 Replies More
Taking a stand on mental health at Boston Logan International Airport

Taking a stand on mental health at Boston Logan International Airport

A mental health installation at Boston Logan International Airport takes a stand against the stigma faced too often by people with mental illnesses.

December 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
Great holiday gifts for the over-50 traveler

Great holiday gifts for the over-50 traveler

Here are some of our favorites gifts for the over-50 traveler that are available on Amazon.

November 28, 2016 | By | 22 Replies More
Marriott Essex House New York: Celebrating at an art deco classic

Marriott Essex House New York: Celebrating at an art deco classic

A wedding at the Marriott Essex House gave us an opportunity to check out this classic hotel…

November 26, 2016 | By | 6 Replies More
Oh, what a night! Celebrating the bounty of Emilia Romagna

Oh, what a night! Celebrating the bounty of Emilia Romagna

The best road trip we ever took was on the Via Emilia, stopping at each of the wonderful cities along the old Roman road that traverses the nine provinces of Emilia Romagna.

November 23, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Eataly NYC Downtown: A quick trip to Italy

Eataly NYC Downtown: A quick trip to Italy

Eataly NYC Downtown isn’t a store; it’s a destination.

November 20, 2016 | By | 4 Replies More
CreditDonkey names More Time To Travel a top female travel blog!

CreditDonkey names More Time To Travel a top female travel blog!

Thanks CreditDonkey for naming MoreTimeToTravel a top female travel blog!

November 19, 2016 | By | 3 Replies More
Dining at Hakata Tonton: The next best thing to visiting Mount Fuji

Dining at Hakata Tonton: The next best thing to visiting Mount Fuji

Except for an inconspicuous red lantern hanging outside, Hakata Tonton is well hidden in an old brick tenement on a mostly-residential street in Greenwich Village.

November 18, 2016 | By | 21 Replies More
Travel as a family affair: An interview with Andy Steves

Travel as a family affair: An interview with Andy Steves

An interview with travel author and entrepreneur Andy Steves, and an opportunity to win a copy of his new book.

November 9, 2016 | By | 37 Replies More
Common Ground: Travel shoes that provoke conversation (contest ended)

Common Ground: Travel shoes that provoke conversation (contest ended)

Common Ground travel shoes are designed to spark conversation. Enter the giveaway to win a pair of your own.

November 4, 2016 | By | 134 Replies More
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