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Senior's Travel


First of all I suppose I should address the question, "who is an active senior?" Does one become one automatically when reaching the big four-0?  Well, maybe age forty is a little young to qualify to join this illustrious group because we can't allow everyone in, can we.

It seems to me that the gradual transition is well under-way by age 50, but let's not dare suggest that to any recently arrived fifty year old for fear of getting our heads knocked off!

In my mind an active senior is anyone still possessing an active brain, and  possibly a "relatively" active body, who has reached the point at which he or she is starting to look forward to their "golden years." Yes, I know it's a little vague, so maybe we should stick with the definition used at my local greasy-spoon  restaurant. "If you admit to being over fifty, you get a 15% seniors discount." Come up with a better definition, e-mail me and we'll tell the world.

Hope you enjoy browsing through the following assortment of sites, pick up some useful information and decide to return regularly to check out the new links.   Oh, please let me know if you have difficulty accessing any of these sites, and send me URL's you think should be added to this, or other pages.   

Women Outbound Worldwide. Join us in a ‘Soft Adventure’ journey of fun, learning and discovery.  Small group travel, quality accommodations and an opportunity to meet other women who share an interest in exploring different cultures. Together we make ‘journeys of the heart’ come true.  wow@victoriatravelshoppe.com or www.travelwow.ca


Buy a timeshare from Holiday Group to start an annual vacation tradition. Find timeshares all around the world including Mexico, Canada, Caribbean, Europe, and U.S.  Since 1992 Holiday has helped consumers find timeshares at deeply discounted prices.

50 Plus.com  The Official site for Canada's Association of the Fifty Plus.
AARP THE site for North Americans over age fifty.
HomeArts Burn Barometer All the help you need to count & burn calories.
Home Office Mag Loads of useful information for your home office.
Fifty Plus.net - Canada's Association for the Fifty-Plus
The Astoria Hotel in the heart of Tiberias's business and pleasure centre: On the shores of the
Sea of Galilee, this fine hotel serves as a base of lodging for the senior traveler who searches and wishes to discover the ‘spiritual’ wealth found in the North of Israel. Our hotel offers assistance in any way possible to make the vacation of our guests a most pleasurable and memorable experience.   Contact Sheldon at dany@kinneret.co.il for further details.
Wills on the web: Interesting list of wills left by famous people.
Elderhostels - Adventures in Lifelong Learning
Not Old. Just Mature!
The Burn Barometer
Count those calories as they fall away.
I Challenge You A sixty second stress-breaker.
National Register of Historic Places Heritage Tourism
New England Journal of Medicine
Seniors Safety Developed to help meet the heath and safety needs of our increasing seniors population.

SeniorNet Computer education for Seniors
The Prince of Wales Yes, it's HIS personal site. Why not drop him a line to say hello?
Welcome to Age Net Age Net is an information and referral network.designed to "Bridge the Distance"
between aging parents and adult children.
Welcome to the Third Age! An enjoyable, interesting site for grown-ups.
Get fit A little preparation for your vacation will pay off in the long run.
The QuizSite Main Page - Trivia Quiz Games on hundreds of topics with prizes!
Mayo Clinic Health Oasis:
Access to a huge library of medical information from this respected clinic.
Money.com Money Magazine and excellent financial links.
The Fitness Jumpsite! All about fitness, exercise and weight management.
Age of Reason. Over 5,000 links of interest to people over age 50 years.
Endeavor Web Endeavor Web is a Sydney based senior citizens web site, designed, built and managed by  and for senior citizens who have an interest in computers and the Internet.
Platinum Pearls Platinum Pearlstmis an organization offering ways to learn to live a more fulfilling life through workshops, tours, retreats and other quality of life enhancement programs.
News, Views and Resources for Senior Citizens This website is dedicated to those who have spent the greater part of their lives making this a better world for the rest of us. A colorful, very enjoyable site.
Too Old For Computers? Interesting research showing how much computer technology has spread into the senior adult population. You may be very impressed.
Group Travel Leader Home The National Newspaper for seniors group travel. (U.S. & Canada)
Seniors Home Exchange Home exchange, vacations and real-time chat.
RootsWeb The oldest and largest FREE Genealogy site on the web.
Good Clean Fun! Humor of all sorts.  No obscene language or vulgarity here, however, "religion" and" politics" are always fair game.
Alliance for Aging research. Check out your life expectancy
AMERICAN NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY. Lives of people who have shaped...
Biography. Yes. The huge A&E show...
Botany Encyclopedia of Plants and Botanical Dictionary

Seniors Couple 2 Today's Seniors: Advice, tips, and articles about retirement, personal finances, medicare benefits, and more ... with solutions to help seniors simplify their lives, eliminate the hassles, and get the most out of retirement.



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