ScholarTrips: Encouraging Travel Abroad

Returning to Philbeach Gardens in London's Earl's Court: my go-to neighborhood since living there during study abroad programs in London.   "Have you traveled outside the United States in the last 21 days?” [...]

By |2018-10-18T12:54:04+00:00October 16, 2018|Categories: Our Travel Life, Travel Tips|Tags: , |0 Comments

Single Trip Travel Insurance Appeals to All Ages

Spontaneous yoga in Colorado might be wiser with travel insurance. This series on global travel insurance is sponsored by Allianz Global Assistance, our provider. But we’ve selected the topics and we’re writing from [...]

By |2018-07-05T22:50:49+00:00May 13, 2018|Categories: Travel Tips|Tags: |3 Comments

Training for a Bike Tour in Italy, Kris and Tom Style

Training 101: Shovel bike out of the snow. This seems like a good day to talk about the extensive training Tom and I are factoring into our upcoming Italy bike tour. As you [...]

By |2018-05-29T04:26:03+00:00April 19, 2018|Categories: Active Travel, Cycling, Europe, Italy, Packing Tips, Travel Tips|Tags: , |6 Comments

Annual Travel Insurance Plans Cover Multiple Trips

Miami to MSP along the Florida coast, on our way back from Cuba. Note: This is part of a series of posts we’re writing about travel insurance. Especially among seniors, travel insurance is [...]

By |2018-05-14T12:20:18+00:00March 24, 2018|Categories: Resources, Travel Tips|Tags: |8 Comments

Planning Your First Europe Bike Tour

Photo by BikeTours.com The responses we get to our travels tell us a lot about what’s trending in the minds of senior travelers: what parts of the world they want to visit and [...]

By |2018-05-12T01:22:56+00:00February 27, 2018|Categories: Active Travel, Cycling, Europe, France, Italy, Travel Tips|Tags: |17 Comments

Travel Trends: Takeaways from the New York Times Travel Show

We love our train vistas. The annual late January New York Times Travel Show, with its parade of travel trends, comes around at just the right time of year. Like most Americans at [...]