Welcome to Grownup Travels
Inspiration and Information for Travellers 45+
Welcome! How would you like to be inspired today?
At Grownup Travels, we believe in the kind of travel where you bring home stories, not souvenirs. We look for adventures with rough edges but soft landings, accommodations that are unique or boutique, and the kind of cultural experiences that make your travels more memorable. Read some of our latest articles below, scroll down to browse a destination that interests you, or visit our photo galleries that are sure to fuel your wanderlust.
Toronto has gone downright dotty. As in 'polka-dotty' for the Yayoi Kusama exhibition on now at the Art Gallery of Ontario. Not since King Tut's treasures drew over 400,000 visitors in 2009 have I seen such a frenzy to get tickets to an exhibition, made worse by the...read more
The first thing I noticed when I walked into the garage in the centre of Myrtle Beach Speedway's track was the ten-foot wide poster hung on the back wall like the centrepiece of an altar, the word Speed scrawled across it in bright red letters. Printed behind the word...read more
Your Guide to the Junction in Toronto Toronto is a city of neighbourhoods. Some are defined by the cultural influences from the immigrants who first settled here, like 'Little Italy' near College and Bathurst or "Greektown" on the Danforth. Some are created from...read more