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Interview with Kathleen Dunn on Wisconsin Public Radio

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications, Multigenerational Travel, Speaking Gigs On July 16, 2015 Comments Off on Interview with Kathleen Dunn on Wisconsin Public Radio

I had the distinct pleasure to be a guest on the Kathleen Dunn show on Wisconsin Public Radio, the oldest and second largest public radio network in the… Read More »

S-l-o-o-o-o-o-w Down when Traveling with your Parents

In Mobility Challenges, Multigenerational Travel On June 16, 2015 Comments Off on S-l-o-o-o-o-o-w Down when Traveling with your Parents

Growing up, I remember Dad waiting patiently for me as I was learning to walk. He never walked far enough ahead so I felt like I was behind… Read More »

Advice from Readers: What to do if your Aging Parent is the Opposite Gender and needs help using the restroom.

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Mobility Challenges, Multigenerational Travel, Need to Know On May 20, 2015 Comments Off on Advice from Readers: What to do if your Aging Parent is the Opposite Gender and needs help using the restroom.

I received a lot of comments from readers on my previous post “What to do if your aging parent is the opposite gender and needs help using the… Read More »

What to do if your Aging Parent is the Opposite Gender and needs help using the restroom.

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Multigenerational Travel, Need to Know, Reader Questions On May 14, 2015 Comments Off on What to do if your Aging Parent is the Opposite Gender and needs help using the restroom.

Obviously Mom and I have never had this challenge, but several people have asked what to do if your aging parent is the opposite gender and needs help… Read More »

Is it reasonable to expect grandparents to babysit while on vacation?

In Multigenerational Travel, Need to Know On April 1, 2015 Comments Off on Is it reasonable to expect grandparents to babysit while on vacation?

The final chapter in my book Planes, Canes, and Automobiles: Connecting with Your Aging Parents Through Travel (publish date 10/6/15) compiles survey results from seniors who answered questions… Read More »

Reader Question: Navigating the Airport with Children

In Multigenerational Travel, North America, Reader Questions On January 11, 2015 Comments Off on Reader Question: Navigating the Airport with Children

Bob from Michigan sent me the following question: My wife and I are planning a trip to Disney in Florida with our grandchildren. What advice do you have… Read More »

Traveling with Kids and Parents – What to Look for in a Destination

In General Considerations, Multigenerational Travel On December 18, 2014 Comments Off on Traveling with Kids and Parents – What to Look for in a Destination

In a 2011 study on multigenerational travel, Preferred Hotel Group found that 40% of the participants (20.8 million individuals or households in the USA) had, in the year… Read More »