Media Mentions & Accolades

March 2, 2019

GOT Contributor Penny Sadler’s post on Villa del Palmar and the Islands of Loreto we mentioned on the Villa Del Palmar website.

December 9, 2018

GOT contributor Barbara Rogers’ post on Christmas in the Ore Mountains was cited on a Rick Steves forum—by a German visitor, no less, who noted that most non-Germans don’t know about this fabulous Christmas Market.

April 23, 2018 – El Salvador Tourism

Lori Tripoli’s article on GOT, Escape to Authentic El Salvador, was mentioned on the official El Salvador Tourism website.

March 10, 2018 – Feedspot names GOT a Top Baby Boomer Blog

Before we have even reached our one-year anniversary, Feedspot (an online RSS reader) has named Getting On Travel, a “Top Baby Boomer Blog.”

February 22, 2018 – Titan Travel 40th Anniversary

To celebrate its 40th anniversary, Titan Travel interviewed Irene (as a travel thought leader) about the relationship between travel and time.

February 16, 2018 – Travels with Tam included Janice Mucalov and Irene Levine on their list of “14 of the Most Badass Adventurers on Instagram.”

February 8, 1018 – GOT Awards

GettingonTravel garnered twelve 2017 NATJA awards, both for the publication and for its contributing writers, in the organization’s annual Travel Media Awards Competition! Also, GOT was named a Finalist in the category of the Best Online Travel Magazine! Janice and George Mucalov have won a Finalist award in the Cruise (Print) category

January 1, 2018 – NATJA Notes

In its “NATJA Notes“, the North American Travel Journalist Association congratulated its members who were acknowledged on the Ultimate List of Best Boomer Travel Blogs published by GettingOnTravel.

September 28, 2017 – USA Today
The Smarter Travel article quoting Dr. Levine on “Traveling with Depression” was reprinted in USA Today.

September 14, 2017 – Smarter Travel
Traveling with Depression: 12 Tips for a Better Trip” – Dr. Irene S. Levine, co-publisher of, offers tips on how to plan your trip wisely

August 9, 2017 – Little River Inn “News”
GettingOnTravel did a tour of the coast, and stayed in some truly gorgeous properties – we’re thrilled to be one of the three!

July 20, 2017 – Skunk Train “News”
A lovely piece on things to do in Mendocino for the over-50 set, and the Skunk has a great feature!”

June 29, 2017 – Petoskey Area Visitors Bureau
Northwest Michigan: Your Next Sweet Summertime Getaway

June 1, 2017 – Mt. Kisco Daily Voice
Plotting Your Next Vacation: Westchester Writer Launches Travel Webzine

April 20, 2017 – Food & Wine
Dr. Levine is quoted in an article on “14 Reasons You’re Always Tired