Senior Travelers: Check Xlnt Websites To Plan Your Next Venture PDF Print E-mail

With travel costs dropping way down from their impossible heights during the past several years, now’s a great time for savvy seniors to do some homework. Turn on your computer and phone to get the very best possible bargains for springtime getaways. Forget list price, rack price, posted price, Vincent Price, deep discounts and last-minute deals. Go in with eyes and ears open for bargains and grab ‘em while they last.

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Senior Dilemma: You Fly, But Your Bags Sail Off Elsewhere PDF Print E-mail

First of all, it doesn't have to happen. Simply, just don't check any luggage! When we first retired 15 years ago, we traveled with enough bags to qualify as movie stars. Big suitcases, over-the-shoulder bags, cosmetic cases, dress bags, suit bags, whatever. Then, after several were lost and others came off the airport carousel smashed or with valuables pilfered, we got smart.

Senior Air Travel Courtesy: Don't Drive The Other Passengers Nuts PDF Print E-mail

Air travel etiquette starts before you board your flight. Some simple courtesy rules apply while waiting in the airport. The most annoying offender is the obnoxious character sitting next to you yakking at full voice on the cell phone just two inches away from your ear.These days, almost every traveler needs a handy cell phone to keep up with the latest at home, office and friends. However, for the sake of everyone around you in the waiting area, when using your cell phone, go find yourself to a quiet corner. Then you can yell, squawk and scream as loud as you want, as long as you're away from other people's ears.

Ten Money-Saving Tips For Senior Travelers PDF Print E-mail

Fortunately, high travel prices from the past several years are beginning to slip down to almost reasonable levels, so be on the alert more than ever for bargains. Find ways to save money on the trail without sacrificing any of the enjoyment. Here are a few tips:

Senior Travelers; Take NETFLIX with you in the air & on the ground PDF Print E-mail

When waiting in the terminal, on a long flight, in a hotel, camping or anywhere else you’re traveling, NETFLIX can be your best buddy. With more than 100,000 DVD titles and adding more every day, there are many choices to make for viewing during your journeys. You can play NETFLIX DVDs just about anywhere. Some airline seats have DVD players and many hotel room TVs also have them. You can take along your own small DVD player, which costs about $50, or you can play your NETFLIX DVDs on your laptop computer.


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