Solo travel savings tips for retirees – Norman Transcript

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend some good travel companies that offer good deals for single travelers? I’ve taken a couple tours since I retired a few years ago, but the single-supplement fee really cuts into my budget. Solo Sally Dear Sally, Solo traveling is a growing trend among baby boomers […]

Traveling to Portugal? Consider the Off-Season – New York Times

Photo The Martinhal Sagres resort, on the Algarve Coast of Portugal. Credit Martinhal Sagres Summer may be Portugal’s peak tourist season, but more travelers from the United States are heading to the country this fall and winter than they have in recent years. The travel search engine Kayak has seen searches to Lisbon for this […]

Insider Tips On How To File A Travel Insurance Claim – HuffPost

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How To Choose Where To Travel Next – HuffPost

Consider some countries are way cheaper to travel in than others. Asian countries like Cambodia, Vietnam, India have cheap accommodation, transport & food – even the internal flights are very cost efficient. In comparison, places like the UK or France are relatively expensive. For example, a three-star hotel in India’s capital of Mumbai costs US$85 and […]

Cuba policy on Cuban-American travel to the island has political and economic tentacles – Miami Herald

New travel regulations that Cuba announced over the weekend appear designed to make sure a steady flow of Cuban-American visitors continues. But the rules — which include welcoming back Cubans who fled the island through irregular means, such as by rafts, and eliminating some of the bureaucracy associated with visits by the diaspora — also […]

Solo Travel Savings Tips for Retirees – HuffPost

And Overseas Adventure Travel, which operates in Asia, Africa, Europe, South America, the Middle East, Cuba, Australia and New Zealand, has free single supplements on all its land tours and either free or low-cost single supplements on its small-ship adventures. Solo Travel Savings Tips for Retirees – HuffPost