• Travel to North Carolina - Episode 461
    Travel to North Carolina - Episode 461
  • Cruising Around Cape Horn in South America - Episode 460
    Cruising Around Cape Horn in South America - Episode 460
  • Travel to Tel Aviv, Israel - Episode 459
    Travel to Tel Aviv, Israel - Episode 459
  • Volunteer Travel with Peace Corp Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet - Episode 458
    Volunteer Travel with Peace Corp Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet - Episode 458
  • Travel to the Island of Cebu in the Philippines - Episode 457
    Travel to the Island of Cebu in the Philippines - Episode 457
  • Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland - Episode 456
    Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland - Episode 456
 

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Travel to North Carolina – Episode 461

Travel to North Carolina – Episode 461

Hear about travel to North Carolina as the Amateur Traveler talks to Karen Dawkins of familytravelsonabudget.com about the Tar Heel State. We cover from Mount Mitchell in the west to the Outer …
Visas, Denials and Wasp Spray – This Week In Travel Episode 185

Visas, Denials and Wasp Spray – This Week In Travel Episode 185

Subscribe on iTunes | Become a Fan on Facebook | Download the iPhone app | Download This Week in Travel – Travel News Podcast. Regular hosts Gary Arndt and Jen Leo are joined by this week’s guest: Dave …
Travel to Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende, Mexico – Episode 453 Transcript

Travel to Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende, Mexico – Episode 453 Transcript

transcript of Travel to Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende, Mexico – Episode 453 Chris: Today the Amateur Traveler talks about markets and muralists, funicular and street food as we go to …
GrafiffiMundo Tour of Street Art in Buenos Aires, Argentina

GrafiffiMundo Tour of Street Art in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Graffiti is virtually everywhere in Buenos Aires. This is one of the first things you notice about the city. 31 years ago Buenos Aires had no graffiti problem. Of course they also …
Cruising Around Cape Horn in South America – Episode 460

Cruising Around Cape Horn in South America – Episode 460

Hear about cruising from Buenos Aires, Argentina to Valparaiso, Chile around Cape Horn in South America as the Amateur Traveler relates stories of a recent Holland America cruise on the Zaandam. We …
Bluff Cove Penguins – Falkland Islands – Photo

Bluff Cove Penguins – Falkland Islands – Photo

When we were on our recent cruise around South America we stopped in the Falklands. When we were there we visited the Bluff Cove Lagoon to see the penguins. This photo shows …
Travel to Delaware – Episode 452 Transcript

Travel to Delaware – Episode 452 Transcript

transcript of Travel to Delaware – Episode 452 Chris: Today the Amateur Traveler talks about mansions, beaches, museums and the history of the DuPont’s as we go to the state of Delaware. …
Book Review – All Aboard: The Complete North American Train Travel Guide by Jim Loomis

Book Review – All Aboard: The Complete North American Train Travel Guide by Jim Loomis

After reading All Aboard, All Aboard: The Complete North American Train Travel Guide, I realized I may be classified as a junior “foamer” in the most loving sense of the word. I …
“The Rush of Meerkatting” with Emily Westbrooks – This Week in Travel 184

“The Rush of Meerkatting” with Emily Westbrooks – This Week in Travel 184

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 Tel Aviv, Israel – Episode 459

Travel to Tel Aviv, Israel – Episode 459

Hear about travel to Tel Aviv, Israel as the Amateur Traveler talks to Shimrit Elisar from diytelavivguide.com about her home city. Shimrit says of Tel Aviv, “It’s a really small city. You …