Nude Avatar for Airline Screenings Begins Testing by Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

After many months of protests from the U.S. airline traveling public, it appears that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has come up with Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) software that doesn’t create an image of our genitals while doing airline security screenings. This software, when it encounters a potential threat, produces a nude avatar rather than […]

Help Wanted – Social Media Assistant

Social Media Assistant The Roaming Boomers® is an online, luxury travel website working towards becoming the world’s quintessential online resource for luxury baby boomer travelers. Rather than merely pointing to a list of luxury properties, we actually visit luxury properties around the world.  We sleep in their beds, eat their cuisine, visit their spas, swim […]

Consider Local Farmers’ Markets When Traveling for Healthy Organic Meal Alternatives

Carefree, Arizona Farmers’ Market – This morning we made a trip to the Carefree Farmers’ Market in Carefree, Arizona.  Carefree abuts North Scottsdale, Arizona and is the place to be on Friday mornings for local organic produce.  Here, Carol is pictured with local citrus farmer Doug Roberts. Earlier,  we were working on the travel itinerary […]

How to Enjoy 5-Star Resorts on a 3-Star Budget

My wife Carol and I have greatly enjoyed quite a number of spectacular resorts in the course of the last year.  This is a photograph that I captured of Carol enjoying our in-room infinity pool as we luxuriated on a rainy August afternoon at the Jade Mountain Resort on the island of St. Lucia. Back in […]

Friday Photo – Bryce Canyon National Park

This is a photograph that I captured as we were coming up from the canyon floor while hiking the Navajo Trail in Utah’s Bryce Canyon National Park.

Forbes Travel Guide, Formerly Mobil Travel Guide, 52nd Annual List of Four- and Five-Star Award Winners

Forbes Travel Guide – In keeping with our recent theme of annual luxury travel awards, we thought we should also bring to your attention the annual four-star and five star award winners announced by Forbes Travel Guide. The Forbes Travel Guide, formerly Mobil Travel Guide, announced its list of  2010 winners back in November. About […]

The 2011 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards

2011 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards – Each new calendar year brings a plethora of awards, and the travel industry is no exception as it begins to roll out its own awards. Today, TripAdvisor has announced its Travelers’ Choice 2011 Awards. From TripAdvisor: “This year 676 establishments were recognized in the ninth year of the competition. […]

2011 AAA Five Diamond Lodging Resort Winners

AAA Five Diamond Award ~ Lodging – AAA has just released its prestigious 2011 Five Diamond Lodging Award list. This year, only 124 lodgings made the grade for AAA’s highest and most exclusive rating out of tens of thousands across the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Five Arizona properties remain on this year’s […]

The Roaming Boomers Live on Phoenix ABC15’s Sonoran Living Show

We were live on Phoenix, Arizona’s ABC 15 today talking about finding travel deals on Facebook and Twitter.

Exclusive Arizona Travel and Dining Deals for The Roaming Boomers Facebook Fans

Tomorrow morning, The Roaming Boomers® will be on ABC 15’s Sonoran Living program talking about travel and leisure deals that are found only on Facebook and Twitter. In the spirit of Facebook fan deals, we have negotiated eight exciting deals exclusively for our Facebook fans! Take a look at these eight exclusive Roaming Boomer deals […]