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Nine Tips To Help You When Traveling With Elderly Parents

By Kaye Swain Summer time is definitely travel time, including for many of us boomers and seniors and our aging parents. As a full-fledged member of the Sandwich Generation (caring for aging parents while babysitting grandchildren), I have made frequent trips in the last few years with my senior parents. Some helpful hints I've learned, often…
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Summertime: Great Senior-Friendly Vacations II

Pay attention to details Elder travelers often have special needs, so keep these important tips in mind: Before the trip… Ask about senior discounts; successful travel does not have to be an expensive proposition. Consider trip cancellation insurance. Invite your elder to have some input about the itinerary. Be flexible. Make sure your elder has…
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