The end of 2017 is upon us, and the beginning of a new year of great travel opportunities for the retired jet set. Here are the best discounts for seniors with a wander lust:
· American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and British Airlines all have offers for people over 65. Call them to get the details.
· Alamo Car Rental gives as much as 25% off on their price for members of AARP. Avis gives a $10-$25 discount on their rentals, while Budget offers 10%025% discounts on rentals in the US or abroad.
· Best Western has a senior discount police of at least 10% off for AARP members or guests over 55 years-old. Candlewood suites has discounts of all kinds for those over 62, and Comfort Suites has a “Senior Rate” for those over 60 or a member of the AARP.
· Cruises are always offering deals to their customers. The big cruise lines like Carnival Cruises, Norwegian, Celebrity and Royal Caribbean offer discounts to people over 55.
· For only $80 people over 62 can get a Senior Lifetime Pass to the US National Parks. This amazing deal allows access to over 2,000 recreation sites managed by five Federal agencies. Unbelievably, this same pass was only $10 until August 28, 2017. But even for $80 it is still a great deal.