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Seniors-to-Senior Advice: What do you like most about traveling with your adult children?

In Multigenerational Travel, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On November 14, 2016 0 Comments

I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. —Mark Twain That… Read More »

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Malibu Times article on Travel with Aging Parents

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On August 22, 2015 0 Comments

Malibu Times magazine is a quarterly publication that brings together the captivating people, places and events of the most famous 27 miles of California Coast. I’m delighted to… Read More »

Our First Mother-Daughter Trip Overseas

In Europe On February 25, 2015 0 Comments

When was the last time you spent two weeks on vacation with your parents? When I was younger, of course, I could count on my yearly trips with… Read More »

Add PIZZAZZ to a Top 10 list using Riddle!

In Gadgets, Need to Know On August 2, 2014 0 Comments

How FUN is this?!?!  A new app just launched called Riddle that automatically adds photos and gifs to any list! It’s pretty cool and only takes about 10 or 15… Read More »

Reader Travel Tales: A Journey to Normandy in Remembrance of the D-Day Invasion

In Europe, Guest Posts On July 8, 2014 2 Comments

Last November, a reader named Deb Wood sent the following note in to the Travel with Aging Parents website about a trip she was hoping to take in… Read More »

GUEST POST: Never Too Old to Plan an Adventure!

In Asia-Pacific Travel Locations, Guest Posts On July 1, 2014 3 Comments

I love today’s post, from guest blogger Layla Black of Groovy Grape Tours, because it really resonates with my mom’s attitude on aging and with the reasons why… Read More »

READER QUESTION: Overcoming a Parent’s Reluctance to Use a Wheelchair

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Mobility Challenges On June 26, 2014 3 Comments

Sofia Lozano and her husband, Anand Ganesh, are taking his parents to San Diego over the Fourth of July weekend, and she asked for advice on two topics:… Read More »

The Rewards of Traveling

In Interviews w. Interesting People On March 26, 2014 0 Comments

INTERVIEW: Jeannette Franks, Gerontologist (Part 2) Jeannette Franks has been working with aging populations for many years. Her approach emphasizes treating seniors with respect and compassion—and not underestimating… Read More »

“It’s a badge of honor to have grey hair!”

In Interviews w. Interesting People On March 25, 2014 0 Comments

INTERVIEW: Jeannette Franks, Gerontologist (Part 1) Last September I published a guest post by Jeannette Franks, a gerontologist in Washington State, in which she wrote about traveling with… Read More »

Interview: Rick Steves and the Washington Post

In Interviews w. Interesting People On March 15, 2014 0 Comments

During an interview with the Washington Post, travel author and host Rick Steves talks about taking his mother out to concerts and other social events even after she… Read More »