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Road Scholar Launches Its First-ever Floating Campus, New Grandparent Camping Programs And Expeditions To Antarctica In 2019
Senior travel has emerged as a travel trend to watch in 2019. According to the AARP’s Travel Report of 2018, an estimated 37 percent of boomers spent more on travel in 2018 than they did in 2017, with no end to their increase in spending in sight. …
Road Scholar Introduces New Camping Learning Adventures For Grandparents To Share Nature's Beauty With Their Grandchildren
When it comes to enriching the lives of older adults, not-for-profit Road Scholar is always innovating. For the summer of 2019, the educational travel organization is unveiling a new kind of experience in its collection of popular learning …
Road Scholar's Art-Focused Learning Adventure Gets Rave Reviews During LGBT History Month
LGBT History Month is a month-long annual observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history, and the history of the gay rights and related civil rights movements. In 2018, Road Scholar offered a new program aboard the Queen Mary 2 that …
3 Best National Park Hikes for Seniorsopens in new window
Nearly 53 million acres across the United States have been designated as national park lands, all protected by the National Park Service and ready for you to explore on foot. Cross lush forests, learn about awe-inspiring native flora and fauna, and ascend summits as you soak in the best of our national treasures.
A Woman with a Mission: Donna A. Kimura, Mother of Title IXopens in new window
When Donna A. Kimura was first hired as a physical education teacher in the 1970s, interscholastic competition in the Los Angeles Unified School District was not well-organized, and girls’ interscholastic competition was virtually non-existent.
How a Road Scholar Champion Goes the Extra Mile to Help Those in Needopens in new window
With the Tour de France just around the bend in our Campus of the Year, we thought it would be the perfect time to share the story of trailblazer, cycling enthusiast and Road Scholar champion Orpha Ochse.
Women-Only Travel is Not a Trip — It’s a Journeyopens in new window
There’s something unique that brings women together. Women have a natural bond of shared experiences and shared histories, and there’s no better opportunity to discover that camaraderie than on a journey with other women — because traveling with a group of women is never just a trip.
5 Best European Experiences for Food & Wine Loversopens in new window
When it comes to food and wine, Europeans know how to do it right. With dinners that last late into the night and wine at seemingly every meal, eating and drinking in countries like Italy, France and Spain is a delight.