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Silver Nomad: Journeys and Places to Discover in Your Retirement Eric Chaline

Silver Nomad: Journeys and Places to Discover in Your Retirement

Eric Chaline

Published October 1st 2005
ISBN : 9780764159039
Leather Bound
144 pages
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Heres an invitation to travel adventure for the over-50s set, a general guide and source of inspiration that describes 29 fascinating places around the world. The locations--chosen to reflect the needs and interests of mature travelers--include theMoreHeres an invitation to travel adventure for the over-50s set, a general guide and source of inspiration that describes 29 fascinating places around the world. The locations--chosen to reflect the needs and interests of mature travelers--include the worlds most enthralling, idyllic, cultural, spiritual, gastronomic, and awe-inspiring destinations. The book divides travel sites according to seven themes: Romantic Liaisons, Active Breaks, Off-the-Track Adventures, Cities of Culture, Spiritual Retreats, Gastronomic Getaways, and Consumer Paradises. Just a few of the many journeys recommended include:A tour of Renaissance Italy The romance of the Orient, with visits to Shanghai, Singapore, Bangkok, and Ho Chi Minh City The rodeo in Americas Wild West with a tour of the Tucson Mountains and Saguaro National Park The unspoiled charm of Cambodia Hollands tulip fields on a tour along Dutch waterways Wine-tasting in the vineyards of Bordeaux A yoga spiritual retreat in Kerala, South India . . . and many moreEach location is described with special pointers on what to see and do, the best times to visit, and information on climate. Atmospheric watercolor illustrations on most pages capture the mood and spirit of each fascinating destination.