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Escorted Holidays


Escorted tours and holidays can be a great way if packing lots into a holidays without taking the strain of planning. There are numerous benefits including the social aspects of group travel as well as being able to see the world for less. more


Singles Holidays


This is a great resource if you are single and looking for holidays. Common holidays that specifically cater to single travellers may include extra features such as single supplements.more


Long Stay Holidays

If you are lucky enough to have time available during the winter, as many of us do in later life, then a Long Stay holiday can prove even cheaper than staying at home! more


Short Breaks


Looking for a short break away but stuck for where to stay or what to do? Warner Breaks provide amazing adult hotels within the Uk where as SuperBreak cover events, short europe get aways and airport stays. more


Holidays with a difference


In the holidays with a difference section, we bring you some holidays and holiday options that are very different from the traditional holidays available and that we think will particularly appeal to an over 50 audience. more

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An introduction to Travel and Holidays in later life

Travel and Holidays in Laterlife aims to be a comprehensive guide to a wide variety of holiday cities and regions through-out the UK, Europe and to many long-haul destinations in Asia, Africa and the Americas.

Travel and Holidays on Laterlife is edited by husband and wife writing team, Hugh Taylor and Moira McCrossan. Hugh is an award winning travel writer, broadcaster and photographer. Moira spent forty years as a teacher and head teacher in Scottish primary schools. She also wrote extensively about education and travel.

They are joint authors or contributing authors to over forty travel and outdoors guidebooks including the best selling AA guidebooks Spiral Scotland and Essential Scotland and guides to Lebanon and Jordan for New Holland Publishing's Globetrotter series.

They have also written travel features for a wide variety of newspapers from The Times to The Glencairn Gazette and magazines including Woman's Realm, Choice, The Lady, Real Holidays, Heritage and Interval World.

In each case they draw on their extensive experience to provide a personalized over 50s view of each destination.

They have been writing for this market since their early forties. Now they are part of the market they spend a large part of each year exploring the best of what is available and reporting on it for Laterlife.



Visit Scotland

Ever wondered what goes on behind the closed door of an interesting building? Now is your chance to go behind-the-scenes of some of the most intriguing buildings in Scotland.

Doors Open Days
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TourismIreland


Tourism Ireland

Watch the sunrise over a landscape as old as time and discover the Land of 5,000 Dawns. Made up of counties Cavan, Longford, Louth, Meath, Monaghan and Westmeath, history and myth collide here in a place where almost every village, monument and great house comes with its own legend of warring giants or eccentric aristocrats.

Land of 5,000 Dawns
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VisitWales


Visit Wales

There are particular methods of travel that make the most of your surroundings. A journey on board one of the many narrow gauge steam trains of Wales is certainly the best way to enjoy the magnificent landscape of the country.

The narrow gauge steam trains of Wales
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A Comprehensive Travel Guide

Edited by Hugh Taylor and Moira McCrossan, Travel Writers, Broadcasters and Photographers. Providing a personalized over-50sview of each destination, the essence is to capture the flavour of the location, so it's easy to decide "Is that for me?"

Moira McCrossan Hugh Taylor

UK & Ireland
Continental Europe
Long Distance
Travel Advice
Interactive Travel Review Map

Latest Article: Sleeping with Dennis the Menace, Dundee

 

Ageing Traveller Series

Rose Howell writes this series from her experience of traveling the world for over 40 years. In total she has visited 67 countries and her goal is to make the century club!

International Travel in the 70s by an ageing hipster
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Planning Retirement Online

   

Enter the Silver Travel Advisor October Prize Draw


This month you could win a tryp to the Austrian Tyrol, to the Chalet Hotel Elisabeth in Lech. This is a lovely little town, wonderfully situated in the mountains, with a river running through it, and lakes in the countryside around.  

Competition closes 31st October 2016

A Warner break is full of choice. Whether you opt for a stunning Country Hotel or prefer a Coastal Hotel or Village, there's something for everyone.

LaterLife members can save an extra £10.00 off per person! Find out more here

Superbreak have a fantastic choice of theatre, visitor attraction, spa, golf and event breaks, so whatever you want to do or go, you can find the perfect break for you.

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Escorted Holidays

With more than 30 years of experience, Travelsphere has earned its reputation for providing escorted tours you’ll never forget – at prices you won’t believe. Choose from a huge range of holidays by air, rail and coach in more than 70 countries, including short breaks, cruises, resort stays and tours.


Travelsphere New Tours
Top Trips
Your Friendly Guide

LaterLife Travel Insurance

LaterLife Travel Insurance is designed for the more mature traveller and covers single trip insurance up to age 85 and annual policies up to age 75.

Click here for further information and to obtain a quotation

Laterlife Travel Insurance

 

If you enjoy weekend breaks in the UK but find chain hotels a rather impersonal experience, then why not try this unique opportunity to enjoy a stay within a historic college?

Oxford and Cambridge Rooms

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Balearic Outdoor Holidays.

 

To be enjoyed not endured.


We organise guided walking holidays on the enchanting Spanish islands of Mallorca, Menorca and Ibiza.

All walks are completely backed up and you'll feel  looked after from the minute that you arrive.

Our holidays feature achievable walking, great accommodation plus wonderfull food and drink.

Call us on freephone 0800 072 4832 or visit our website for more information.


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Long-Stay Holidays

Marsakala Harbour - Malta - Long Stay Holidays A long stay holiday with Mercury Holidays can be the perfect way to get away from the winter while at the same time exploring a new country and culture. More often than not the discount applied to a long stay holiday can make it cheaper than staying in the UK – especially if you choose an All-Inclusive holiday for your stay.

Long Stay Holiday Offers


Single Traveller Holidays, no single supplement

From Long-Stay Holiday Specialist Mercury Holidays

If you’re travelling alone or with a friend, why pay more to have your own room? Mercury Holidays have secured hundreds of holidays with no single supplements in twin rooms in all of their destinations.

Offers from Mercury Holidays

 

Escorted Singles Holidays

If you love holidays but are put off by the thought of going on your own, a Just You escorted tour is the ideal solution. You’ll see the sights with like-minded single travellers and an experienced tour manager will answer your questions and take care of all the details.

New Tours Added
Singles Holidays

Top Trips
Your Friendly Guide

 

Flam RailwayHolidays by Rail

A holiday by rail offers one thing that other forms of transport simply cannot match: a journey which is part of the holiday experience.

The Joys of Rail Travel
Rail Holidays with Great Rail journeys

Home Exchange – the Holiday Alternative

Home Exchange 50plus is a website which enables you to holiday by swapping homes with like-minded travellers, either in your own country or worldwide, and is specifically for those 50 and over.

Find out more about the various ways of exchanging and the LaterLife extra 20% off code.

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Cruises

Cruising Resources

 

A cruise is the perfect way to see the world, with luxury and comfort guaranteed.

 

Cruise Holidays with Travelsphere
Cruising for beginners
Types of Cruise Holiday
Cruise Holidays - Top tips
River Cruises
Introduction to Cruising with P&O Cruises and Cunard

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