Boomeresque:Definition
1. Adj.: Describing a person born between 1 Jan. 1946 and 31 Dec. 1964
2. Adj.: Description of a person, place or thing possessing Baby Boomer je ne sais quoi
3. See also, Boomer, Esq.: A Baby Boomer who is also a licensed attorney (See, e.g., About).

Baby Boomer Travel

Tenerife, the Canary Islands – More Sol Than the Costa del Sol

October 9, 2012 16 comments

Mount Teide, Highest Mountain in Spain,Tenerife, Canary Islands

In early March of 2001, my husband, Steve, and I were dispatched to Torremolinos on the Costa del Sol on the southern coast of Spain to retrieve Nona, Steve’s 91 year old grandmother, from the hospital. While vacationing there (she was a very spry 91 year old), she fell and broke her hip. As is […]

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“What the ?!” Travel Photos

September 26, 2012 8 comments

What the ?!

When travel bloggers are not busy on the road (and every other imaginable form of transportation), we like to challenge each other to contests.  One fun one is Travel Photo Roulette.  Boomeresque thanks the GypsyNesters for choosing our submission as a runner up in the Photo Roulette contest that just concluded. (“Our submission”? Who am […]

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Independent Travel — Or Not (Gorgeous Photos Alert)

August 17, 2012 23 comments

Costa Rica rainbow

I am not averse to independent trip planning.  Sometimes I even enjoy spending a few hours (or days) in a TripAdvisor induced reverie, but it is also time consuming and can be frustrating.  For example, even if finding and booking the perfect flights to an airline hub city is relatively painless, you still have to figure out […]

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Vienna Unwrapped

July 27, 2012 7 comments

Imperial Palace in Vienna, Austria

A visit to Vienna is still on my Baby Boomer travel bucket list, so I am happy to be able to share this guest post by Barbara Grüll-Cação, a native of Vienna who runs a travel site (Vienna Unwrapped) dedicated to sharing the wonders of her home city.  Viennese culture is rich, sophisticated and layered. The […]

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