Welcome to Latitude 65

Jubilados Savouring the Journey

We (‘Spice’ and ‘Magellan’) are a newly retired couple with a passion for active independent travel. One of our first trips after turning 65 was to Spain, which explains its melodious word for retirees—jubilados—in our tagline. What will you get by taking vicarious trips with us? Ideas, insight and inspiration.

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Stuðlagil Canyons

“Hidden gem.”  Really? Is there any place in Iceland that hasn’t been discovered? Stuðlagil Canyon wasn’t in either of our guidebooks. A Google query for it only

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Joy in the World

Every year during this holiday season, I’m on a quest to recapture the spontaneous joy it gave my childhood. The excitement of concerts, the crystal

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