Travel Adventures with The Silver Nomad

Places to Stay in Barbuda 2020

Before I visited, I tried to check out places to stay in Barbuda and was frustrated that accommodation listing sites always put Antigua and Barbuda together. It was difficult to find information on accommodation for just Barbuda so after my visit in November, I would like to recommend the following places. Why visit Barbuda? Surrounded by the beautiful turquoise waters of both the Carribean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, and...

6 Great Day Trips from Hamburg

I love visiting Hamburg. There is so much to do, see and visit to fill your time. If, however, you have an extra day or two, why not try going a bit further afield and go on one of the following day trips from Hamburg. Accessible by car or train, you could visit the coast, stroll around the capital and see the Berlin wall or visit one of the many...

Countries that have Banned Drones in 2020

Not all countries are created equal, and certainly, at the moment (February 2020) not all drone laws are the same in every country. Some countries have restrictions, or permits are required and insurance and operator ids. Other countries have banned drones completely and will confiscate them at the entry point. The last thing you want to do when you go on holiday is to have your drone confiscated before you...

Travel Tuesday with Gemma & Craig from Two Scots Abroad

If you want to know anything about SEO, Gemma is your girl. But SEO is not her only strong point, along with husband Craig, she runs the travel blog, Two Scots Abroad. The blog features travel guides, packing lists and quite a lot of tartan! So over to Gemma & Craig to answer my Travel Questions:  Q1 - When did you become travellers? Our travel site, Two Scots Abroad, was...

Awesome Solo Travel Tips for when you travel on your own

Travelling on your own can be daunting, invigorating, exciting, exhilarating, scary and sometimes just downright lonely. I have travelled all over the world on my own since I was 16, and things have changed over the years, so I reached out to my fellow travellers to find their best Solo Travel Tips. 19 Solo Travel Tips Do Your Research by Gemma from Girls That Travel My number one solo travel tip...

Travel Tuesday with Becki from Meet Me in Departures

Part teacher, part dancer but mainly adventure traveller, Becki recently rebranded her blog to Meet me in Departures. She combines her travel with her teaching and her dancing So over to Becki to answer my Travel Questions: Q1 - When did you become a traveller? I was working as a secondary school teacher for 5 years, after initially doing a degree and then on to a post-grad and it dawned...





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About The Silver Nomad

Hi, I’m Larch, a 50-something travel blogger and CAA qualified PfCO Drone Pilot. I would like to help you to broaden your horizons, experience new places and show you that travelling later in life can be as exhilarating as when you are younger! Find out more about me….