What to Do on Your Senior Vacation
By Nancy Parode, About.com Guide
- Top U.S. Destinations
- Top Destinations in Canada
- Top Destinations in France
- Top European Travel Destinations
- Australia / New Zealand Travel
Top U.S. Destinations
No matter which state you visit, you'll find many things to see and do. You'll enjoy gorgeous scenery, entertaining shows, top-notch museums and more as you travel around the U.S. Find information about top destinations in the U.S. and read our suggestions for your next trip.
- Top US Budget Destinations for Senior Travelers
- Alaska, the Last Frontier
- American Battlefields: History and Heritage
- Boston's Freedom Trail
- Branson, Mo. on a Budget
- Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
- Conner Prairie, Indiana
- Death Valley National Park, California
- Los Angeles' Senior-Friendly Museums
- Maryland's Eastern Shore - Kent and Queen Anne's Counties
- New York City for Budget-Conscious Seniors
- Niagara Falls
- Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
- Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, California
- The Best of West Virginia
- Top Living History Museums in the U.S.
- Washington, DC on a Budget
Top Destinations in Canada
Canada's 13 provinces and territories offer something for everyone. From stunning mountain scenery to cosmopolitan night life to the warm beaches of New Brunswick, you're bound to find a destination in Canada that's right for you.
Top Destinations in France
France is the world's top travel destination, and with good reason. Each region of France has its own unique character, heritage and cuisine. France has it all - the Alps, the Normandy coast, soaring church spires, historic castles and more. Add in France's excellent food and delightful wines, and the result is an unforgettable vacation. Here are suggestions for where to go and what to see when you visit France.
Top European Travel Destinations
Europe fascinates. Travelers from around the world flock to Spain, the United Kingdom and the rest of the Continent to visit world-class museums, enjoy spectacular panoramas and experience European culture for themselves. Browse our European travel suggestions and explore the many destinations that make Europe a perennial favorite.
- Aachen Cathedral, Germany
- Auto und Technik Museum, Sinsheim, Germany
- Trifels Castle, Annweiler, Germany
- Wine Travel in Germany
- Belfast Murals, Northern Ireland, UK
- Castles of Italy
- The Best of Rome, Italy
- Siracusa (Syracuse), Italy
- Sperlonga's Grotto of Tiberius, Italy
- Wine Travel in Italy
Australia / New Zealand Travel
Haven't we all dreamed of visiting exotic Australia and New Zealand? Kangaroos, fjords, ancient trees and the endless Outback are waiting.