Barb Webb
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Barb Webb is a sustainable living expert nesting in Appalachian Kentucky. When she’s not chasing chickens around the farm or engaging in mock Jedi battles, she’s following the road less traveled, writing about country living and artisan culture. Travel specialties are: Agritourism and Second Season of Life (over 50) Adventures.

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Island Travel and Packing Tips for Women

Planning a sunny getaway? Here are a few tips on how to prepare for the spring and summer holidays – what to bring, how to pack, and what you can do to enjoy a stress-free vacation. When it comes to travel essentials, every woman is different – but here are some top ideas to get […]

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Photos and Fun Facts from Paris to Inspire Your Wanderlust

Throughout my life, I always heard Paris, France referenced as the “city of love.”  Indeed, it is a spectacular backdrop for romantic strolls and dinner dates, but the concept of “Paris is for lovers” certainly limits the city.  An undue limitation this vibrant spot doesn’t deserve. Paris is for everyone! Whether you are a history […]

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3 Memory Tricks You Can Use While Traveling

Some days, I can hardly recall why I walked into the kitchen, let alone the details of my upcoming trip!  For the majority of us, with aging comes a tad of forgetfulness or a bit of a slow-down in our memory recall abilities. The good news – you can learn simple and easy ways to […]

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5 Clever Ways to Display Your Vacation In Your Home Decor

Traveling and vacations are full of memories to cherish. Displaying your vacation in your home decor afterward can help enhance the experience, allowing you to continue enjoying the experience long after the trip has ended. Most commonly, we take photos and videos on our trips, but they are not always effectively managed when we get […]

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5 TED Talks on Aging That Will Inspire You To Live Life on Your Own Terms

Losing my sense of purpose is one of the unexpected things that started happening to me after my youngest son got his driver’s license. I had to begin facing the reality that I was no longer a “mom” in the nurturing, traditional sense of the word that I’d known for thirty years of my life. […]

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9 Smart Ways To Save Money on Vacations

Do you shop around when you plan your travel?  This seems like “old hat” information to save money on vacations, but surprisingly many people still do not bargain shop for tickets, hotels or car rentals. Often, it’s because you rely on your favorite travel comparison website, such as Travelocity, to do the work for you.  […]

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10 Tips for Comfortable Long Haul Flights

The first time I boarded a flight for an overseas destination, I had no idea what to expect.  Admittedly, I was a bit worried.  Red-eye flights from the West Coast were tough enough for me to recover from.  I had no idea how to have comfortable long haul flights. While I probably made every rookie […]

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3 Days in Switzerland

What do you do when you have limited time to visit a bucket list location? When I had the chance to visit Switzerland for three days, I initially balked at the short window of time. I couldn’t envision how we could possibly truly experience the culture with only seventy-two hours to spare. I wasn’t just […]

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6 Ways To Avoid Travel Fatigue

Whether done at home or abroad travel is stressful.  The debilitating effects of travel fatigue afflicts travelers of all ages, but you can avoid it by preparing for it ahead of time. Use these steps to avoid travel fatigue and reduce stress levels to ensure a truly joyful vacation experience! Organize Early To avoid any […]

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11 Must-Pack Items For A Cruise

It’s no secret – I love cruises! There’s something about having the whole moving hotel/ amusement park/casino/nightclub in the same place that just appeals to me. It’s like every vacation you ever wanted to have rolled up into one. You can party your heart out, relax, or both. The great thing about cruises is that […]

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