Travel

Exploring the world around us by travel is key to be a hip over fifty woman. I dare anyone to not be changed by going outside their comfort zone.

The secret to a fulfilling life is traveling mindfully. Whether you’re exploring your own neck of the woods or a new exciting destination, travel can be exhilarating, challenging and stimulating.

When we travel intentionally, we learn and grow. We see with different eyes. We taste and feel through a changed palette. There’s no better way of creating a new relationship with yourself than travel.

Day Trip from London: Exploring Arundel Castle

Looking for a day trip escape from the bustling city of London? In less than two hours, you could be exploring Arundel Castle, your bucolic retreat in the West Sussex countryside and a fine example of a medieval castle. Built at…

Neighborhood – Rue Cler, Paris

On a recent trip to Paris, I chose a neighborhood near Rue Cler in the 7th arrondissement for our base. We arrived in Paris via Eurostar and took a taxi from Gare du Nord to the hotel. What a lovely…

The Complete Beginners Guide to Airbnb

The complete beginners guide to Airbnb with the pros and cons of using this popular online home sharing service for your next trip or vacation. If you haven’t heard of Airbnb or haven’t used it yet, you may not be…

Day Trip from London: Brighton UK

Get your dose of vitamin sea and explore the fizzy buzzy seaside resort towns of Brighton & Hove on a day trip from London. Trains leave London hourly from London Victoria as well as London Bridge station. The journey is…

How To Keep In Touch By Phone Internationally

Here’s what I’ve found out about how to keep in touch by phone internationally. We’re on the plane, and we hope we’ve packed everything we need to stay in touch while traveling with loved ones, business or friends. It goes…

Day Out at Portobello Market London

I finally decided to make a day of visiting Portobello Market in the Notting Hill district in London. I was on my own and felt it was perfect timing to experience it for the first time! I’ve been hearing about it…