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Always Be Aware Of Anti-Tourist Demonstrations


According to the London Daily Express, the most recent episode of anti-tourism in Europe happened on the streets of the Majorca capital city of Palma. The outspoken problems expressed by the marchers are inflation, street crowding and wage disputes by hotel and restaurant service employees.

Other popular tourist locations that have experienced street unrest are Barcelona, Venice, Rome and Dubrovnik. If your travel plans include destinations where anti-tourist street demonstrations are happening or threaten to break out, reconsider your plans.

Senior Lovers: Renew Your Vows or Make New Ones in Vegas PDF Print E-mail

Have you started to plan what you and your better half will do to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year? How about renewing your vows in Las Vegas? In fact, if you’re not yet cemented in holy matrimony, Sin City has the best locations where you can pop the question to your intended. When the answer is yes, Las Vegas has hundreds of little wedding chapels and a variety of hotel marriage ceremony specials. Just by being in that exciting town, the fun atmosphere may entice any guy (or gal) into the mood to propose. Or for seniors celebrating first, 25th or 50th anniversaries, there’s a place to repeat the original question. Here are some of the most popular places for that important moment.

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Regional Food Spotlight Low Country Cooking - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina PDF Print E-mail
Travelers Seek Vacations Flavored with Regional Foods
Low country cooking from Myrtle Beach South Carolina for senior travelers
(ARA) – Travel and food go together like sun and sand. In fact, dining on regional specialties is fast becoming the heart and soul of a vacation. On vacation, travelers can sample delicious local dishes that are normally not prepared at home, and they needn’t even venture abroad for these memorable culinary experiences.
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Retired? There Are Many Options for Cheap Travel PDF Print E-mail
Retired? Travel Too Expensive?

(ARA) - Given the current economic climate, cutting back has become a way of life for many Americans. Retirees, in particular, are looking at ways to stretch the shrinking dollars in their portfolios. Common techniques for reducing expenditures include eating out less, incorporating energy-saving devices and routines in the home and eliminating or curtailing such things as club memberships and season tickets.
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Five Ways to Make 50-Plus the Best Years of Your Life PDF Print E-mail
Five Ways to Make 50-Plus the Best Years of Your Life

(ARA) - You’re getting older, it’s true. But it’s how you get older that matters. Being afraid of it is like being afraid of getting more channels on your TV: It can be a little disorienting at first (do I watch ESPN 1, ESPN 2 or ESPN 3?), but all the new choices offer a great opportunity for exploration.
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Senior Grand Canyon Adventure: The Mule Ride That Never Was PDF Print E-mail

We looked forward to the experience as we drove to Arizona’s Grand Canyon last summer. Usually all motel rooms, cabins and dorms are sold out weeks in advance throughout the entire Canyon area. We arrived to check in a day earlier than our reservation called for, and thought we’d have to spend the night in our car. However, we were lucky to be put up in a very basic dorm cabin with the communal bathroom down the hall.

The dorm has a fantastic location, because the Canyon edge was only about 20 feet out the back door. If we had been sleepwalkers, it could have been disastrous. Another mistake was that we thought we’d just saunter over to the start of the Bright Angel Trail bright and early the next morning and join the famous Canyon mule ride.

 

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