• Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland - Episode 456
    Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland - Episode 456
  • Travel to Haiti - Episode 455
    Travel to Haiti - Episode 455
  • Travel to Mumbai, India - Episode 454
    Travel to Mumbai, India - Episode 454
  • Travel to Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende, Mexico - Episode 453
    Travel to Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende, Mexico - Episode 453
  • Travel to Delaware - Episode 452
    Travel to Delaware - Episode 452
  • Travel to Seville, Spain - Episode 451
    Travel to Seville, Spain - Episode 451
 

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Travel to the Island of Guernsey – Walks, Activities, Driving, Festivals, Accomodations

Travel to the Island of Guernsey – Walks, Activities, Driving, Festivals, Accomodations

Just four by six miles in size, the island of Guernsey sits in the English Channel south of England and 30 miles west of France. Guernsey’s cobbled streets, picturesque seafront, 800-year-old Castle …
Review – Hotel Vitrum – Buenos Aires, Argentina

Review – Hotel Vitrum – Buenos Aires, Argentina

When the Tourism Board for Buenos Aires offered me a stay at the Vitrum Hotel in the popular neighborhood of Palermo I though they were being very nice, but after the stay …
Travel to the Island of Cebu in the Philippines – Episode 457

Travel to the Island of Cebu in the Philippines – Episode 457

Hear about travel to the region around Island of Cebu as the Amateur Traveler talks to Tommo & Megsy from fivedollartraveller.com about their vacation in Visayas, the central group of islands in …
Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland – Episode 456

Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland – Episode 456

Hear about hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland as the Amateur Traveler talks to Agata from nullnfull.com about this northern and rugged portion of Sweden. Agata says, “Lapland is all …
Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449 Transcript

Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449 Transcript

transcript of Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449 Chris: Amateur Traveler, episode 449. Today, the Amateur Traveler talks about ancient oracles, medieval monasteries and, of course, the Acropolis, as …
Greetings in 54 Places – From Aloha to Yassas

Greetings in 54 Places – From Aloha to Yassas

Saying hello in a new country can be more complicated than just learning the word for hello. While it is very rude to stick out your tongue when greeting someone in most …
Travel to Haiti – Episode 455

Travel to Haiti – Episode 455

Hear about travel to Haiti as the Amateur Traveler talks to Daniel Noll & Audrey Scott from uncorneredmarket.com about travel to this rather ignored Caribbean country. Dan says, “If you are looking …
Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448 Transcript

Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448 Transcript

transcript of Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448 Amateur Traveler Episode #448. Today the Amateur traveler talks about seafood, earthquakes, explorers and Fado music as we go to Lisbon, Portugal. Chris: …
1,000 Podcasts Later, My 7 Biggest Mistakes

1,000 Podcasts Later, My 7 Biggest Mistakes

Without any big fanfare and even without me noticing it, sometime in early December I published my 1,000th podcast episode. I am willing to bet you didn’t notice either as my episodes …
The Wild West Heads East, Come to the Rodeo in Kissimmee Florida

The Wild West Heads East, Come to the Rodeo in Kissimmee Florida

If you have ever seen me ride a horse, you know that I am a city kid. But, perhaps surprisingly, I am no stranger to rodeo. I grew up in a city …