A one stop place for the best advice for people over the age of 50 who want to live or travel outside the US or Canada for extended time periods.
Welcome to Fifty Plus Nomad– Embark on Your Dream to Live and Travel Abroad
What is a Fifty Plus Nomad?
When people ask me: ¨What is a Fifty-Plus Nomad¨? My reply is anyone over the age of 50 who is willing to invest time, money, and energy to make travel and/or living abroad an integral part of their lives.
To Pack Light or Not to Pack Light: That is the Question
While I think that the advice to always pack as lightly as possible has value, I have learned over time that it does not apply to me most of the time. Instead, I need to consider how I will travel before I decide to pack light or heavy.
Over the past nine years as a Fifty-Plus Nomad, I have paid for 40% of all my flights using frequent flyer miles. I got these flights by signing up for two airline-branded credit cards and following a few simple rules.
Why Rick Steves May Not Be the Best Source of Advice for Fifty-Plus Nomads
If you travel to Europe chances are, you’ll notice that almost every American sports a Rick Steves‘ guide. I don’t blame them. Rick Steves has probably done more to help Americans feel comfortable traveling in Europe than anyone else.