• Travel to the Tennessee Valley (Tennessee, Alabama) - Episode 464
    Travel to the Tennessee Valley (Tennessee, Alabama) - Episode 464
  • Travel to the Cayman Islands - Episode 463
    Travel to the Cayman Islands - Episode 463
  • Travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Episode 462
    Travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Episode 462
  • 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
 

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Travel to the Tennessee Valley (Tennessee, Alabama) – Episode 464

Travel to the Tennessee Valley (Tennessee, Alabama) – Episode 464

Hear about travel to the Tennessee River Valley as the Amateur Traveler talks to Chuck Prevatte from foodwinebeertravel.com about the region from Chatanooga, Teneesee to Huntsville, Alabama. Chuck says, “the Tennessee Valley …
Oaxaca, Mexico Markets – Video #80

Oaxaca, Mexico Markets – Video #80

Visit Oaxaca, Mexico and Monte Alban with the Amateur Traveler: This video shows some of the markets which are not just places to shop but also great places to eat. It also …
Why Lake Titicaca Was Better than  Machu Picchu

Why Lake Titicaca Was Better than Machu Picchu

Recently a friend asked me to review an itinerary he was putting together for a visit to Peru.  Since I had traveled there last summer with my daughters, he was interested in …
Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland – Episode 456 Transcript

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

transcript of Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland – Episode 456 Chris: Amateur Traveler: Episode 456. Today the Amateur Traveler talks about a hike through Tundra and reindeer, as we …
Travel to the Cayman Islands – Episode 463

Travel to the Cayman Islands – Episode 463

Hear about travel to the Cayman Islands as the Amateur Traveler talks to Kendra Pierre-Louis from kendrawrites.com about her trip to this island paradise. Kendra says: “I feel like often times when …
Thailand in Pictures

Thailand in Pictures

Early morning view of a stupa in Nan, Thailand #TBEXThailand #travel #DiscoverThainess #picoftheday #Thailand #buddhist #temple #jj_forum_1168 A photo posted by Chris Christensen (@chris2x) on Apr 4, 2015 at 3:43pm PDT Hot …
Travel to Haiti – Episode 455 Transcript

Travel to Haiti – Episode 455 Transcript

transcript of Travel to Haiti – Episode 455 Chris: Amateur Traveler, episode 455. Today the Amateur Traveler talks about beautiful beaches, a music scene and an art scene and voodoo as we …
Oaxaca, Mexico and Monte Alban – Video #79

Oaxaca, Mexico and Monte Alban – Video #79

Visit Oaxaca, Mexico and Monte Alban with the Amateur Traveler: This video shows the ruins of the Zapotec ruins of Monte Alban on the hills above Oaxaca, Mexico. Built 2500 years ago …
Layover Tour in Taipei, Taiwan – Get Out of the Airport on Long Layovers

Layover Tour in Taipei, Taiwan – Get Out of the Airport on Long Layovers

Sometimes your travel schedule works like a well-oiled machine. Connecting flights line up with Swiss precision and you move effortlessly from one flight to another without delays… sometimes. But on other trips …
Travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Episode 462

Travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Episode 462

Hear about travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as the Amateur Traveler talks to Larissa and Michael Milne of changesinlongitude.com. They recently authored the “Philadelphia Liberty Trail” book. Michael says “Philadelphia is where American …