Welcome to Grownup Travels
Inspiration and Information for Travellers 45+
We believe the best souvenirs are stories
Our bucket list is not to have one
Welcome to Grownup Travels! How would you like to be inspired today?
Read the latest bits from the Grownup Travels Blog below, use the search bars, or scroll down to discover a destination to explore. Or you can use the main menu to visit Photo Galleries, get practical information and more!
I'm a big fan of living like a local when Henk and I travel, so when we decided to visit Medellin, Colombia, for two weeks, I began the search for an apartment to call home. Searching through various home rental sites, I found a couple of apartments that caught my eye...read more
I may be going out on a limb here by declaring definitively that Guatapé is Colombia's most colourful town, since I haven't visited every single place in the country. But given the photo evidence that you're about to see, I think I am on pretty solid ground with this...read more
It rises like a natural watchtower hundreds of feet above the surrounding hills and lakes, a giant granite monolith with a vertical crevice splitting it down the middle, seemingly held together with a 659-step 'zipper' that...read more