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10 Airport Tips for Seniors You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Although retirement often means more time for travel, flying only seems to get more difficult as we age. These airport tips for seniors can help you fly the friendly skies relatively hassle-free and get the royal treatment you deserve. 1. Get Some Wheels Airports are vast spaces with line-ups that …

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Why Airlines don’t Tell You How Long Flights Really are

Even if you arrive the last possible second before your flight leaves, you still find yourself tapping your foot impatiently when your plane doesn’t take off until well after its scheduled time. If your flight actually does manage to arrive on time (or even early!), it’s both a shock and …

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The City of Hull UK Capital of Culture – Really?

Ok, I admit it. Even though I had never visited, I was one of those who was cynical when the city of Hull (full name Kingston upon Hull) was crowned UK Capital of Culture 2017. I was that incredulous that all I could think was – who did they bribe? As recently as 2015, a …

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Hiking and Star Gazing in La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain

La Palma is the most North Westerly of the Canaries and is distinctive because it’s been relatively untouched by mass tourism. There are only a handful of resorts, the beaches are black and, because of its position in the Atlantic, it attracts more cloud and rain than the others. However …

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