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7 Safe Holiday Travel Tips for Seniors in 2017

Holiday travel rarely goes exactly as expected. In December, here in the Midwest, it can be sunny and mild — almost balmy — for a few days. Then, a drastic switch, when a polar front suddenly moves in from the north and brings rain, snow or worse, ice.

That can wreak havoc for seniors who are on the road or traveling by air over the holiday to see family and friends. Highways back up and come to a complete stop. Flights are delayed or cancelled by the dozens. Even the most carefully planned itineraries can be thrown off.

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3 Ways for Cincinnati Seniors to Enjoy the Dog Days of Summer

It’s August in the Tristate and the heat is setting in. We’re officially in the dog days of an Ohio Valley summer.

But high temperatures and humidity shouldn’t drive a senior living in Cincinnati to hide indoors next to the air conditioner vent. There are plenty of way you can get out of the house, enjoy your retirement and stay cool!

Today, let’s review three family-friendly events that Cincinnati seniors can attend with their grandkids and turn the dog days into fun days.

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Take a Hike With Other Seniors This Spring

We humans were born to walk. It's how we explored, migrated and settled the globe. It's how we maintained the lines of communication in the early days of civilization. And it's an activity our bodies are uniquely suited to. No wonder, then, that walking is so good for us.

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Summer Travel Planning for Seniors

Many retirees love to vacation in the summer months, to take advantage of the warm, sunny weather — especially if they live in the northern half of the country and have been cooped up indoors all winter. Without ice and snow to worry about, there are fewer concerns about flight delays or poor driving conditions.

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Smart Planning Makes Senior Life Easy for Summer Travelers

With a little bit of smart planning ahead of time, your summer can be full of travel. 

You may have chosen your destination, but have you worked out the finer details? Our tips will help you take care of all the particulars— from arranging the most ideal travel package to packing essentials you will need during your vacation—that will help you travel with ease this summer.

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Older Travelers: Avoid a Medical Emergency While Traveling Abroad

The slower pace of life after retirement makes your golden years the perfect time to travel abroad and collect all of the amazing memories and experience that you were always too busy for when you worked full-time. But as an older traveler, you must be doubly aware of your needs and limitations as you may find it difficult to find the medical care you need in a hurry. And, to top it all off, you may find yourself on the hook for some particularly pricey medical bills if you haven’t planned ahead.

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With a Little Planning, Senior Travelers Abroad Can Rest Easy

For many of us, retirement brings the freedom and funds to travel to places we always wanted to go— other countries, exotic locations and secluded corners of the world. As the Baby Boomers reach retirement age, more and more US seniors are travelling overseas, and it’s important to know the resources that are available to help you prepare for your trip and keep safe while you’re out of the country. 

Here are a few tips and points to consider as you make your travel plans.

Passports can take a while to get. Start the process early.

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Make the Most Out of Senior Living This Summer: Book a Cruise

Life after retirement is all about living well. And life can still be filled with new and exciting experiences even after you have transitioned into a retirement community. Whether you are a seasoned traveler or have been wanting to explore the world your entire life, there is no better time than now. Without a huge house, yard or kids to look after, there shouldn't be much in your way!

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Air Travel Tips for Active Seniors

Traveling should be one of the perks of growing older and living well. Whether flying to see the grandkids or looking for some beach time, seniors, even if you stay active, can face a few age-related problems. Consider ways to make the trip smoother when you are flying the friendly skies.

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