Chicago October 30, 2017

The Ultimate Guide to Chicago Hyde Park – Older Woman Solo Travel

Where is Hyde Park located in Chicago The neighborhood of Hyde Park is 7 miles south of downtown Chicago.  It is located on the shores of Lake Michigan.…

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Chicago

The Ultimate Guide to Chicago Hyde Park – Older Woman Solo Travel

Where is Hyde Park located in Chicago The neighborhood of Hyde Park is 7 miles south of downtown Chicago.  It is located on…

Chicago

Two Days in Chicago – Older Woman Solo

Chicago's nickname is the Windy City.  The nickname dates back to the late 1870s.  Then editor Charles A. Dan of the newspaper…

Travel Tips

Travel with a Backpack – Older Woman Solo

Over the years, I've found that travel with a backpack cuts down on the drama.  Travel with a backpack makes getting to…

San Francisco

San Francisco in 3 Days – Older Woman Solo

What are some things to do in San Francisco when you only have 3 days to take it all in? San Francisco…

Washington DC

My private room in an Airbnb – My private room in an Airbnb

My private room in an Airbnb in Washington DC was my first Airbnb experience.  How did I end up choosing to stay at…

Travel Tips

Too Old to Stay at a Hostel – Older Woman Solo

As a solo older woman, am I too old to stay at a hostel?  I have to admit the thought of staying…

Travel Tips

Best Time for Best Airline Deals

Ever wondered when is the best time to catch the best airline deals? Are you looking for cheap flights? How is that…