Last Updated on January 25, 2019
Whether you are at your twenties or over your fifties, traveling is always fun! However, when it comes to picking the right travel destination, things might get a bit challenging and that’s because not all the places can be perfect for senior travelers.
There are some travel destinations that require much energy and physical endurance otherwise visiting it will be a total nightmare for the old and grey! Let’s not generalize as there are many senior travelers that are way too powerful, healthy and strong than young ones.
Unfortunately, many travel companies only focus on targeting young travelers and neglect senior travelers, which is a big mistake! In fact, according to the AARP report, travelers over 50 years old are more likely to travel than young ones. They are found to take 4 to 5 trips a year both nationally and internationally.
If you are at your 50s or even over and planning to go for a unique and unforgettable last-minute vacation, don’t hesitate to book your flight ticket, pack your travel bag, and be ready to fly soon to one of these top 10 travel destinations.
Seen France before? If your answer is no, then, it’s time to do so! France is highly ranked for attractions and accessibility.
There are definitely many things you explore and discover, including the culture, the language, the art, the mindblowing attractions like Eiffel Tower and the Louvre and Versailles.
Besides, this city of love is perfect for older people and if you are feeling nostalgic about the past and those days of young love, book your flight ticket and surprise your wifey. She will love you more!
Canada is perfect for senior travelers. It is widely known for its natural beauty and ranked high for its accessibility. Besides, it is considered one of the best countries in North America.
In addition, it is the right choice for those senior travelers who don’t want to fly far from home. When you are there, don’t forget to visit Montreal as the latter city will literally blow your mind combining both European style and modern architecture.
Looking for some peace and quiet, Portugal is with no doubt the right destination for you! Plus, it’s considered to be safer than most of the other parts of Europe. It is known for its great history and accessibility and you will definitely enjoy it. Dare to experience a different culture and book your flight ticket soon!
China has always been one of the best tourist destinations in the world but unfortunately this reputation didn’t last for quite a long time, especially after some stories that were shared with the world and a small example would be ‘’ you can see pictures of Beijing but when you get there, you see nothing but the smog’’.
Still, this doesn’t mean that China should be out of your list. In contrary, it is one of the best places to visit, especially for older travelers.
The country ranks high for attraction and accessibility and many improvements were witnessed at the level of its wildlife, nature reserves, and attractions.
Have you ever tasted the Spanish ‘’Churros con chocolate’’? Well, if you didn’t, then you should. And guess what? Spain is famous for its rich and delicious cuisine, which means it’s your perfect destination if you are a foodie. All the dishes are mouth-watering and you will definitely find it hard to keep your diet.
Not really into food? There are plenty of things to enjoy doing including visiting Spain’s historical sites, discovering the culture, socializing with the locals, and the list is way too long!
This Mediterranean country has much to offer and spending a vacation there is a lifetime experience that will linger in your memory. In addition to history and culture, Croatia is also highly ranked for its breathtaking nature. Hence, don’t forget to visit Plitvice National Park and the old town of Dubrovnik
If you thrive while in the arms of mother nature and are planning to enjoy some quality time on your vacation, don’t hesitate to pick Switzerland. The country is ranked high for history and accessibility.
Besides, it has much to offer for its visitors who are outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers. Switzerland has some breathtaking lakes, charming villages, and magnificent peaks of the Alps.
If all your children have grown up now and they can take their own responsibility, it’s time to hold your spouse’s hand and go together somewhere special like Italy. It’s time to reignite the love, the emotions, and the passion you have for each other and celebrate your relationship.
You can also, do a lot more such as visiting some famous sites and attractions, exploring the country, and learning more about the culture and why not also learn how to bake some Italian dessert or how to make a yummy Italian pasta.
Guess what? Germany is not one of the best but it’s best to visit in Europe. It is home for some bewildering architecture, historical sites, and some amazing national parks. Are you excited? Don’t waste much time and book your flight soon!
Japan is believed to be from another planet. It is the country of bewilderment, astonishment, and amazement that’s why it is considered one of the best places to visit in the world. Japan is known for its great historical sites, safety, and accessibility.
That’s not everything as if you are a hiker and adores climbing mountains, then, you might need to know that this country is home for Mount Fuji, the most-walked mountain in the world.
2018 is almost over, make sure the end is remarkable and unforgettable! Enjoy your trip!