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Travel & lifestyle

Find useful guides to popular destinations both at home and abroad, what to look for with specialist and accessible holidays, interviews with inspiring older people and much more.


  • People

    Personal stories and viewpoints from people in later life, as well as interviews with experts and well-known older people.
  • Hobbies

    Hobbies add colour and variety to our lives. In this section, we feature activities to inspire your own interests.
  • Explore the UK

    Our travel features and guides about things to do and see will give you plenty of inspiration for exploring the UK.
  • Travel abroad

    Our features and guides can help you decide where to go on your next travel destination.
  • Accessible holidays

    There are holidays to support and help you whatever your circumstances, putting your fears and concerns to rest.
  • Travel tips

    Whether you're an experienced traveller or first-time holidaymaker, our tips will help you get the most out of your journey.
  • Specialist holidays

    From cruises to rail holidays, our guides provide inspiration for those looking for a more specialist holiday.
  • Gardening

    Find useful features with expert gardening tips and suggestions for gardens to visit.
  • Monthly prize draw

    This month you and 3 friends could win a week's self-catering accommodation in France.

Befriending services

We combat loneliness through our befriending services, where a volunteer befriender provides companionship to an older person.

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Sir Naim Dangoor

We are grateful for the generous support of the late Sir Naim Dangoor, CBE, and the Exilarch's Foundation.