• Travel to Lisbon, Portugal - Episode 448
    Travel to Lisbon, Portugal - Episode 448
  • Travel to the Island of Madeira - Episode 447
    Travel to the Island of Madeira - Episode 447
  • Travel to Canberra, Australia - Episode 446
    Travel to Canberra, Australia - Episode 446
  • Travel to Fiji - Episode 445
    Travel to Fiji - Episode 445
  • Travel to Northern Australia - Episode 444
    Travel to Northern Australia - Episode 444
  • Travel to New York City with Pauline Frommer - Episode 443
    Travel to New York City with Pauline Frommer - Episode 443
 

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My Visit to Washington D.C. in Pictures

My Visit to Washington D.C. in Pictures

I was just in Washington D.C. for the White House Travel Bloggers Summit on Study Abroad and Global Citizenship. Here are some pictures from my trip from my daily Instagram feed. The …
Travel to New York City with Pauline Frommer – Episode 443 Transcript

Travel to New York City with Pauline Frommer – Episode 443 Transcript

transcript of Travel to New York City with Pauline Frommer – Episode 443 Chris: Amateur Traveler episode 443. Today the Amateur Traveler talks about the city that never sleeps; the Big Apple, …
“Study Abroad and Sex Hotels” – This Week in Travel #179

“Study Abroad and Sex Hotels” – This Week in Travel #179

Subscribe on iTunes | Become a Fan on Facebook | Download the iPhone app | Download This Week in Travel – Travel News Podcast. Regular hosts Gary Arndt, Jen Leo and Chris Christensen are joined by this week’s …
Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448

Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448

Seine River Cruises - save 10%Rhine River Cruises starting from $1,349.00 Hear about travel to Lisbon, Portugal as the Amateur Traveler talks to Nelson Carvalheiro about the capital of his native country. …
The White House Wants You To Study Abroad

The White House Wants You To Study Abroad

Shannon Green, from the National Security Council, came and went from the briefing I was in at the White House yesterday. She and other senior members of the Obama administration took time …
Travel to Slovakia – Episode 442 Transcript

Travel to Slovakia – Episode 442 Transcript

transcript of Travel to Slovakia – Episode 442 Chris: Amateur Traveler Episode 442. Today the Amateur Traveler talks about wine, and palaces, mountains, and mudbaths, as we go to Slovakia. Chris: Welcome to …
Decisions To Make Before Journeying To Machu Picchu, Peru

Decisions To Make Before Journeying To Machu Picchu, Peru

If you are a world traveler, it is very likely that at some point in your life you will make the decision to visit Machu Picchu. This famous destination is listed as …
Vietnam Memorial – Washington D.C. – Photo

Vietnam Memorial – Washington D.C. – Photo

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: USA Lonely Planet USA (Travel Guide) While some of the initial reaction to the Vietnam Memorial was negative, the memorial has become a popular if somber reminder of …
Travel to the Island of Madeira – Episode 447

Travel to the Island of Madeira – Episode 447

Hear about travel to the island of Madeira as the Amateur Traveler talks to Jörgen Abrahamsson who is a tour guide from Tue Nordic in this small Portuguese possession. Madeira is volcanic …
Book Review – The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World

Book Review – The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World

Among the outrageously numerous travel guide-books out there the “Unofficial Guide” series is definitely among the very best! In the case of the Walt Disney World “toolbox” this is a virtual under-statement. …