How to use the Silver Travel Advisor website

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Join the Silver Travel Advisor community

If you can't find what we're looking for, we are here to help you!There’s no cost or catch involved to register as a member with Silver Travel Advisor.You will receive our newsletters from time to time, packed full of lively articles, travel information, great special offers and easy-to-enter competitions, including our monthly holiday prize draw. You'll hear about events like exclusive cruise ship visits, travel exhibitions and member-only discounts. We never share your data with any third party in accordance with our entry in the Data Protection Register.

Read Travel Reviews

If you are planning or just thinking about your next trip or holiday, this is the place to find out more before making those big decisions. To check out the places you have in mind or to discover new ideas, the easiest way is by reading our hotel reviews, cruisereviews, escorted travel tour reviews and a huge range of other travel reviews you can trust. You can do this by using the Search box at the top of each page where you can either type in any keyword (e.g. a country or resort), or refine your search if you know what category of review you are looking for. There really is a wealth of travel advice and information at your fingertips. All the reviews are written by people just like you, over 50 and interested in travel!

Write Travel Reviews

Being holiday and trip advisors, we are always pleased to hear the news and views of our members about their travel experiences.  Whether it’s 50 words or 500, we welcome all contributions, as long as they are honest, impartial and reflect the genuine view of a Silver Traveller.Star Clippers What's more, each travel review you write is counted as an entry into our monthly holiday prize draw - you could win a super free trip somewhere special! Just like all these happy people.

You don’t need to be a professional writer, just
share a few moments of one of your holidays, a hotel you have stayed in, a cruise you have sailed on or any travel experience, with a photo or two if you have them, for others to enjoy reading. Restaurants, walks and places for a great day out are always popular! Whether you’ve visited London and been to some top tourist attractions, want to share one of your best holidays or can recommend some great travel destinations, we have members who are interested in reading about it. We do carefully check each review we receive before publishing it and we can always be contacted at service@silvertraveladvisor.com for any assistance.

Choose your next holiday

Silver Travel AdvisorsWe recommend a selection of travel companies of all sizes, who are each expert in their field, and care as much about high quality and excellent service as we do. Whether it’s an ocean or river cruise or an escorted tour, or a walking holiday or a short city break, you can browse holidays and special offers from our hand-picked travel companies with confidence. Find out where to go on holiday, then use the travel reviews and feature articles to discover even more.

Ask for Advice

We have a lovely, friendly team of mature, professional and highly knowledgeable holiday and trip advisors, many of whom have spent their entire careers in the travel industry, with many hundreds of years of travel experience between them. We are delighted to be the only travel reviews site to offer our members free access to their skills and knowledge through a free-to-use online enquiry service.

Catch up with the latest news

See our News page to catch up on the latest travel news and information. Our News Editor, Roger Bray, is an award-winning travel industry veteran, as well as being the former Chairman of the British Guild of Travel Writers, so he is well qualified to bring you interesting news as it happens. Roger is always on the search for new stories which he thinks will be interesting for Silver Travellers to read about.

Read our Travel Features

Aurora Borealis by HurtigrutenWritten by a variety of travel review experts, on our Features you can find tips for travelling, celebrity interviews and travel guides for visiting faraway places and top holiday resorts. In fact, there are articles about every aspect of travel from how to remain healthy when flying, which attractions are good for people in wheelchairs to the latest safari lodges or long-stay hotels in Malta. There's a fascinating, interesting selection; it's rather like having 50 travel magazines at your fingertips! And be sure to take a look at Silver Travel TV too - you'll be whisked off around the globe in no time.

Visit our forum to meet Silver Travellers and join in the discussions

Our growing Silver Travel Forum is a melting pot of ideas and chat about all sorts of different topics. Holidays around the world are just the beginning. Why not register and join in a discussion or start your own! You'll meet new people and very quickly start to share ideas, or ask questions. There's a wealth of experience to tap into.

Listen to our Radio Show

Jersey TravelTune into the Silver Travel Show every week on Age UK Radio The Wireless, (DAB or online). It’s at 6pm on Tuesday evening, and is presented by our very own Jennie Carr.  You’ll enjoy a varied and eclectic mix of interesting travel chat and stories to give you ideas for your next holiday, or simply to broaden your horizons.

And there’s more!

You can enjoy a good read with the Silver Travel Book Club, or join in with our extensive programme of ship visits each year.

Still can’t find what you are looking for?

Type any keyword into the Search box and see if the results display the answer for you. Or simply contact our friendly team on service@silvertraveladvisor.com and we’ll do our best to help you.