Latest

Travel Apps for Seniors

In Gadgets, Travel Prep Resources On January 21, 2014 0 Comments

Little late getting today’s post out! It’s Snowmageddon in NYC! Enjoy! Recommended Travel Apps for Seniors There are so many helpful apps available to help you stay in… Read More »

Top 11 Gifts to Help a Senior Traveler have a FABULOUS Trip!

In Gadgets, Travel Prep Resources On January 14, 2014 5 Comments

As the official travel agent and pack mule on all my trips with Mom (including our upcoming trip to China and Thailand), I have had plenty of opportunities… Read More »

Reader Question: Electric Wheelchair Rentals

In Gadgets, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Mobility Challenges, Reader Questions, Travel Prep Resources On December 27, 2013 0 Comments

Birgitta posted the following question on my Travel with Aging Parents Facebook page: Is it possible to rent electric wheelchairs or carts in Sweden? I have a friend… Read More »

Cool travel gadget? The J-pillow

In Gadgets, Humor On December 8, 2013 0 Comments

  After a long haul, who hasn’t passed out for a few hours in some ridiculous neck-compromising position?  Or worse yet, who hasn’t suffered from a head-bobbing neck… Read More »

INTERVIEW (Part 1): Will Perry, Senior Hotel Executive

In Gadgets, Hotels, Interviews w. Interesting People, Travel Prep Resources On November 19, 2013 0 Comments

Mom’s mobility has decreased in recent years (during our last couple of trips together, she had to rely on a wheelchair for any long-distance travel), so when planning… Read More »

Cool Travel Gadgets: “Little black dress” safe

In Gadgets On November 1, 2013 3 Comments

As mom has aged, I’ve noticed she’s become more paranoid about leaving her “valuables” unlocked in a hotel room.  Now, I’m definitely one for locking up our passports, but mom… Read More »