Well, any way they like! But, seriously, I have had this question asked about our trips; since we are older women, exactly what do I mean when I say “women going on the trip need to be able to walk a reasonable distance?” How far? How fast? How often? I understand the reservation some women might have in trying to decide if one of our … Continue reading How Older Women Should Walk!
The Traveling Crone! I just love the name of this blog and the fantastic stories and information about traveling solo as older woman. Check it out! Let me know what you think. The Traveling Crone Learn more about our upcoming trip to Nicaragua in January 2016! Learn more about all our trips, how we travel, and how little it costs at Older Women, Cheap Travel! Continue reading The Traveling Crone: My Absolute Favorite Older Women Solo Traveler Blog!
The first time I ever traveled in country very unlike my own and without my parents and five star hotels, I went to West Africa, to Togo, with an anthropology class trip with my professor. This was the first time I experienced a rougher style of travel where comfort was not a part of the itinerary. We stayed in a local village which had its … Continue reading The Girl Who Taught Me How To Travel!
Someone asked me the other day at my Older Women, Cheap Travel Meetup, over delicious pupusas at an El Salvadorean restaurant (Los Chorros in Wheaton, Maryland….check it out….really nice place with great drinks and wonderful waitstaff), why I didn’t call my company Senior Women, Budget Travel? She thought the words “older” and “cheap” were kind of degrading. I had to laugh because this had never … Continue reading Senior Women, Budget Travel
Be sure to visit the new Older Women, Cheap Travel website! The three trips for 2016 are there – Nicaragua, India, and Mexico – plus lots of information on exactly how our trips work and how much they cost (which is not much!). Go check it out! Continue reading The New Older Women, Cheap Travel Website is Up!