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How to Travel Abroad at 88 — or Whenever

Sunset over Naples, headed to Athens. Photo by the author.

Travel bugs, dormant over pandemic years, have been springing into action all over the globe, and the infection was feverish and instantaneous for this octogenarian travel addict. With a grandson living in Sicily, furthermore, it seemed almost immoral to stay home once restrictions were eased. So here are a few notes on Traveling While Elderly.




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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