Posted on Jun 11, 2013
Senior Travel Club and In home Senior Care
Senior Travel Club and In Home Senior Care from Senior Helpers of Versailles, Georgetown, Lexington, Richmond, Winchester, Lawrenceburg, Paris, Frankfort, and Shelbyville, Kentucky. Call 859-296-2525 today! Senior Helpers of Lexington provides a wide range of services include Alzheimer’s and dementia care, personal assistance, companionship, and so much more.
Senior travel clubs geared to the growing generation of 65 and older are becoming increasingly popular every day. Because our aging loved ones tend to have more time to travel, are living longer and spend more money on traveling than other age groups, it is understandable that senior travel clubs are growing. Seniors are taking vacations to nearby states and even extended getaways like cruises and trips abroad. If your aging loved one is more excited about little adventures outside of their home, a senior travel club can also take them to on day trips to spas, local museums, attractions and theatres. Sometimes a getaway to a nearby city is enough to reinvigorate your senior loved one.
Just because your aging loved one is a senior, does not mean they have to give up travel. Senior travel clubs are a great option for aging loved ones who still want to see the world but don’t want to bother with the hassle of planning on their own. Senior travel clubs offer many benefits such as group discounts, better hotel rates, and negotiated entry and attraction fees. An added benefit of senior travel clubs is the higher level of safety in numbers afforded when traveling with a group. Traveling with a senior group, tour guides may caution tourists of potentially difficult walking or climbing situations whereas traveling independently your aging loved one may not get the same warning.
For aging loved ones who have waited for their golden years to travel, senior travel groups offer many benefits. If your senior loved one is single or widowed, a travel club may offer opportunities they might not have otherwise had to meet others with a similar interest. The socialization aspect of a senior traveling club is especially a bonus for single seniors. The chance of meeting someone is greater when you travel with others to locations of similar interest.
Your aging loved one has seen lots of changes over the decades and now they want to see the world. Traveling as a retiree can be very freeing because you no longer have to revolve your vacation time around work or children’s school schedules. Your senior loved one will appreciate not having to make anyone happy but themselves while they explore the world. Senior travel clubs offer the opportunity to share the vacation adventures with similarly aged, like minded adults.
Vacationing with a senior travel club offers an aging loved one a lot of freedom and safety when exploring. There are many benefits to traveling as a group that in many cases outweigh going it alone.
Senior Helpers of Lexington proudly serves all areas of Versailles, Georgetown, Lexington, Richmond, Winchester, Lawrenceburg, Paris, Frankfort, and Shelbyville, Kentucky. Call 859-296-2525 to learn more about the in home senior care services available to your aging loved one.