Toyota Prius V: Impressive Baby Boomer Road Trip Travel Machine

See why we loved the Toyota Prius V on our week-long road trip in the beautiful Italian countryside of Tuscany. Read on…

Baby Boomers, a 2013 Toyota Venza, and a Glamping Road Trip

The 2013 Toyota Venza just might be the perfect baby boomer road trip machine! Read on…

The Best Travel Pillow in the World

Cabeau Travel Evolution Pillow

Learn about this wonderful travel pillow and enter for a chance to win one. Read on…

Product Review: Polar FT7 Fitness Training Computer

The Polar FT7 Training Computer

We’re giving away a FREE Polar FT7. It’s a wonderful tool to keep you on track at home and while traveling. Read on…

Product Review: Waterpik Traveler Water Flosser

Waterpic Travel Water Flosser

The new Waterpik® Traveler™ Water Flosser offers a very compact, and lightweight design. We love it. Read more…

The Shocking Truth About Your Smartphone’s GPS


The on-board GPS in your smartphone is not what it’s cracked up to be. Learn more…

Review: Nikon D7000 For Baby Boomer Travel Video

Nikon D7000 – As I sit here mulling over what to say about the Nikon D7000’s capabilities for travel video, the first thought that comes racing to my mind is to remember who I am talking to. Our audience is primarily baby boomer travelers who want to know if the Nikon D7000 might be a […]

Panasonic Lumix Underwater Camera Died in 1 Foot of Water


A while back, I wrote a post sharing of my excitement as a new owner of a Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1 water-proof camera. Why, I even took some fun, underwater vacation photographs/videos with the thing. Here’s the rub (you can all start whining now), only a week after I took this fun picture of Carol snorkeling […]

Go Caddy: Compact Water Bottle Holder & Day Bag


A common malady when traveling is dehydration.  A common frustration when traveling is finding a compact bag to carry only the necessities of the day. It seems that the creators of The Go Caddy may have touched upon a pretty cool solution. Look at the Go Caddy’s features: Holds a variety of bottle sizes up […] Providing TSA Approved Personal Care Products

Our luggage got lost for two days when we made our 25th Wedding Anniversary Caribbean Resort Tour somewhere between St. Thomas and St. John. Unfortunately for Carol, all of her facial products were in containers larger than 3 fl. oz. and packed away in our checked luggage.  That meant that she didn’t have her special […]