Traveling is a popular activity for retirees. The Internet and social media, in particular, are tools for any traveler who wants to get the most out of every trip. Baby boomers and retirees should learn to make extensive use of the internet, both before and during their trip to get the greatest satisfaction from the journey. Traveling used to be considered an activity of the utmost importance. A person was not considered to be an adult until they traveled and visited many other cultures. It’s easy to lose sight of this fact, when most people spend their entire lives experiencing only their own culture.