Senior Travel

Hazel M. Freeman

When it comes to sun and surf, few destinations can compete with Honolulu. It’s also a great place to explore Hawaii’s art, culture, and history. Guest author Janet Collins suggests some things to see and do that have senior-friendly pricing.

Hazel M. Freeman

Perfect for any season, an Apple Bread Pudding recipe. Nestled along the northern shore of Lake Huron, in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (UP), are the beautiful Les Cheneaux Islands. Here, in the little dockside town of Hessel I met award-winning editor and cookbook author, Bonnie Stewart Mickelson.

Hazel M. Freeman

Western Nebraska is filled with a wealth of rich history. A half-million pioneers followed the Oregon, California, and Mormon trails west. Some were of German Russian descent. A favorite recipe, a lightly fried and sugared, donut-like pastry called Grebel is a recipe they brought to the new world.

Hazel M. Freeman

For fabulous fall foliage plan a visit to Wisconsin's, Door County. Selected by Travel & Leisure Magazine and TripAdvisor as one of the best fall foliage destinations in the U. S.

Hazel M. Freeman

If in western Nebraska, don't miss The Petrified Wood & Art Gallery in Ogallala. Twin brothers, Harvey and Howard Kenfield, have dedicated decades to collecting Indian artifacts, gemstones, fossils, and petrified wood. They create beautiful art from petrified wood and gemstones.

Hazel M. Freeman

Can't make it to Stonehenge. How about a visit to Carhenge in Alliance, Nebraska.The sculpture is created in a ninety-six foot diameter circle using thirty-eight full-size vintage automobiles placed to replicate the real Stonehenge.

Hazel M. Freeman

Guest author Eve Carr visits Fredericksburg, Texas, sister city to her Virginia home Fredericksburg. Someone asked us whether we live in Fredericksburg Virginia—or Texas. And we wondered: What is Fredericksburg, Texas like? We visited and were pleasantly surprised.