Southwest USA Road Trip – Grand Canyon – Episode 16

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The Amateur Traveler goes on a road trip to the southwestern United States. This episode looks at Grand Canyon National Park.

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USA Today – Surf’s up – on the top deck
USA Today – See the sights on a Segway ‘glided tour’
Boing Boing – Worst English phrasebook in the history of the world
Self heating Coffee
Fodor’s Travel Guides – This is Why I Will Always Travel Solo From Now: Trip Report -Rome and Sorrento

Show Notes

Grand Canyon National Park hosts as many as five million visitors a year.
The North Rim, or “other side” of the Grand Canyon, is visited by only 10% of all Grand Canyon visitors
trip journal – Road Trip – day 1 – San Jose to Las Vegas
trip journal – Road Trip – day 2 – Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon
trip journal – Road Trip – day 3 – the Grand Canyon to Page, AZ
Grand Canyon – North Rim
Alien Fresh Jerky
20 Mule Team
Grand Canyon – Map
Grand Canyon – North Rim – schedule
Golden Eagle – National Park Pass
Grand Canyon geology
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Internet Resources

Flight Patterns
Put Your Pin In The Map – Amateur Traveler Podcast Listeners
Travelocity – Fares via RSS



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by Chris Christensen

I am the host of the Amateur Traveler. The Amateur Traveler is an online travel show that focuses primarily on travel destinations and what are the best places to travel to. It includes both a weekly audio podcast, a video podcast, and a blog.

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Oh no! The self heating coffee people have gone out of business!! It was a genius idea otherwise.

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