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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
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
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
Visiting Folly Cove: Why place matters in novels – & a book giveaway (contest ended)

Visiting Folly Cove: Why place matters in novels – & a book giveaway (contest ended)

My friend and colleague, Holly Robinson, author of Folly Cove (Penguin, 2016) and other engaging novels, shares a guest post about why place and setting matters in novels.

October 30, 2016 | By | 18 Replies More
Review and Giveaway: Victorinox, a perfect travel tote (ended)

Review and Giveaway: Victorinox, a perfect travel tote (ended)

Win a perfect travel tote: Giveaway and review of the Victorinox Victoria Sage Expandable.

October 20, 2016 | By | 99 Replies More
The Zee Alexis Shoulder Bag: A Perfect Travel Purse (giveaway ended)

The Zee Alexis Shoulder Bag: A Perfect Travel Purse (giveaway ended)

5 Reasons why the Zee Alexis Beacon Shoulder Bag is the perfect travel purse…and how you can win one!

September 8, 2016 | By | 37 Replies More
Lassoing the Sun: A Year in America’s National Parks

Lassoing the Sun: A Year in America’s National Parks

An interview with the author and chance to win a copy of Lassoing the Sun: A Year in America’s National Parks…

August 20, 2016 | By | 7 Replies More
Book Review: Siracusa by Delia Ephron

Book Review: Siracusa by Delia Ephron

Delia Ephron’s latest novel, Siracusa(Blue Rider Press, 2016), is set in this historic city that occupies the southeast corner of Sicily.

July 18, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Zee Alexis Shoes: A great shoe for women travelers over 50 (contest ended)

Zee Alexis Shoes: A great shoe for women travelers over 50 (contest ended)

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

June 22, 2016 | By | 147 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
Giveaway: Win a Baggallini, the essential travel purse for women over-50 (Contest ended)

Giveaway: Win a Baggallini, the essential travel purse for women over-50 (Contest ended)

Win a Baggallini, the essential travel purse for women over-50.

April 1, 2016 | By | 97 Replies More
Book Review: Spritz, Italy’s Most Iconic Aperitivo Cocktail

Book Review: Spritz, Italy’s Most Iconic Aperitivo Cocktail

I sipped my first spritz at a bar near Piazza Santo Stefano in Bologna, the first of many more to come.

March 22, 2016 | By | 6 Replies More
Book Review and Giveaway – Alain Ducasse’s New York: 100 Gourmet Addresses (contest ended)

Book Review and Giveaway – Alain Ducasse’s New York: 100 Gourmet Addresses (contest ended)

Alain Ducasse’s New York: 100 Gourmet Addresses (Rizzoli, 2016), is a curated culinary guide of New York City.

March 12, 2016 | By | 19 Replies More
Gear Review: Waldlaufer travel shoes for men over 50

Gear Review: Waldlaufer travel shoes for men over 50

If you are looking for travel shoes for men over 50, the Waldlaufer Tex Jack is a great choice.

February 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
BOOK GIVEAWAY – New National Geographic Guide to National Parks (contest ended)

BOOK GIVEAWAY – New National Geographic Guide to National Parks (contest ended)

Enter to win a copy of the new National Geographic Guide to National Parks in the United States.

February 19, 2016 | By | 96 Replies More
It Ain’t Heavy, It’s My Luggage: Tips For Older Women Traveling Abroad

It Ain’t Heavy, It’s My Luggage: Tips For Older Women Traveling Abroad

In this just released e-book, Kay Harwell Fernandez offers tips for older women traveling abroad.

January 10, 2016 | By | 3 Replies More
GIVEAWAY: Books for armchair travelers from Soho Press (contest ended)

GIVEAWAY: Books for armchair travelers from Soho Press (contest ended)

A spectacular holiday giveaway with books for armchair travelers sponsored by Soho Press.

December 18, 2015 | By | 35 Replies More
Addicted to Foursquare and Swarm: Why they are two of my favorite travel apps

Addicted to Foursquare and Swarm: Why they are two of my favorite travel apps

If you like keeping a travel journal, you’ll love Foursquare.

December 10, 2015 | By | 5 Replies More
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