Sunset Viewing in Myanmar — Senior travellers with a yen for adventure, listen up.

Jun 1st, 2016 Travel, Uncategorized judi

As a travel writer it is the norm to be asked for my favourite destination. After a visit to Myanmar, also known as Burma, I concur with Rudyard Kipling: “This is Burma. It is quite unlike any place you know about.” I’ve explored most of Asia yet was unprepared for this country’s impressive offerings. Here I’ll share the highlights. A few basics: situated in the…

BUCERIAS Mexico - Popular West Coast Vacation Spot

BUCERIAS MEXICO IS A GREAT SUN SPOT

Feb 27th, 2016 Travel judi

  I found Bucerias, just north of Puerto Vallarta, perfect for a quick winter getaway. Okay, it helped that friends had a room for me and that WestJet has a terrific flight from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta but everything else worked as well. Bucerias still exudes the ambience of small town Mexico. There are cobbled streets, the basic frenetic market, just enough stores and galleries…

Judi Biking

WHY WE STILL TRAVEL: GET ON A BIKE IN PORTUGAL

Jan 24th, 2016 Travel judi

  Want a quick flashback to the joys of yesteryear? Combine cycling with your vacation plans, it’s a cheap mode of transportation, it’s healthy and it’s eco-friendly.   There are myriad options. Pack up your bike and head for Europe. Yes, you need special boxes for transporting bikes and there may be a few hassles with check-in but if you have long term in mind…

Judi Lees & her faithful sidekick, Zoe

Welcome to my blog for aged adventurers

Oct 29th, 2015 Inspiration, Life, Travel judi

Why we still travel: Travel is a constant phenomenon. As an adventurer, you feel the quickening of the pulse when you plan an exotic trip. Once there you awaken knowing you will follow unknown routes and meet new people. The unfamiliar is so tantalizing that even the frustrations of maneuvering foreign territory enlivens you. As you age, the lure of the adventure does not change….