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Inspiration and Information for Travellers 45+
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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.
Tofino is well known for its huge beaches and impressive Pacific surf, whether it’s the summer swells that attract surfers from across the country or the wild winter breakers that crash on shore, drawing storm-chasers from far and wide. But it wasn’t the wild surf...read more
I've officially become a Tree-Hugger. Actually, I think Henk and I have both become Huggers following our recent trip to Vancouver Island. It seemed only natural to want to wrap our arms around giant trees when we found ourselves surrounded by Douglas Firs and Red...read more
Tucked into the appropriately-named 'Secret Cove' two hours north of Vancouver is one of the Sunshine Coast's best kept secrets: Rockwater Secret Cove Resort. As luxurious and romantic destinations go, this resort certainly has it figured out, especially with their...read more