Thought social media was only popular among twenty-something travellers? Wrong. Katie Van Leeuwen looks into the role it’s playing in over 50s travel. Advertisements
Australia’s female baby boomers are taking travelling to the next level. These women have high levels of fitness and are unafraid to push the limits. Joanna Letner learns more.
The number of baby boomers travelling domestically has dramatically increased, with campervan registrations up 21 per cent since 2007. Yvette De Stoop reports.
Baby boomers are trading the traditional holiday for the nip-n-tuck tourism package. Yvette De Stoop argues that it’s not such a bad idea.
Baby boomers are leading the charge in genealogical tourism – travelling to retrace the footsteps of their ancestors. It’s a phenomenon that’s redefining travel. Yvette De Stoop reports.
A former QANTAS chief executive suggests Australian airlines should implement a surcharge for passengers carrying a bit of extra “baggage.” Alice Orszulok reports.
Baby boomer travelling trends have led to the creation of travel websites designed specifically to cater for the needs and interests of baby boomers. Joanna Letner takes a look.
With grey divorce on the rise, single and solo travellers in their forties and over are becoming more common. Kahla Preston asks: is one really the loneliest number?
With Indonesia being a preferred destination for Australian Baby Boomers, multiple cases of the avian flu being contracted by humans this year is a worry for travellers. Joanna Letner reports.
There are now companies specialising in visiting impoverished areas of third world countries. While these tours can sometimes raise money, they also raise eyebrows. Alice Orszulok reports.