Cape Town, South Africa – Episode 64

October 28th, 2006 2 Comments »

The Amateur Traveler talks with Glen from the ZA Show podcast about visiting Cape Town and South Africa: hiking, gondolas, beaches, township tour, wineries, local music and visiting Robben Island the prison […]

Tanzania, Africa as a guest – Episode 52

August 5th, 2006 3 Comments »

The Amateur Traveler podcast goes to Tanzania. This is the second episode on my recent trip to Tanzania and focuses on visiting Tanzania as a guest instead of a tourist. I will […]

Tanzania, Africa as a Tourist – Episode 51

July 31st, 2006 5 Comments »

The Amateur Traveler goes to Tanzania. This first of two episodes on Tanzania looks at Tanzania as a tourist and focuses on three national parks: Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro, and Tarangire. It also […]

Travel to Washington D.C. – Episode 850

May 27th, 2023 No Comments »

Hear about travel to Washington D.C. as the Amateur Traveler talks to Rob from about the city where he is a tour guide and podcaster. Why should you go to Washington […]

18 Museums and Historic Sites in Maryland

April 18th, 2023 No Comments »

As the chill of winter subsides and the vibrant colors of spring awaken, Maryland’s historic sites and museums come to life, inviting visitors to explore the treasures hidden within this diverse and […]

7 Best Wineries in Virginia: A Local’s Guide 

April 6th, 2023 No Comments »

Virginia’s wine country is a hidden gem that’s gaining fast recognition as a destination for wine lovers. Winemaking is not new to this richly historic state, which actually dates back to the […]

Travel to Uganda – Episode 843

April 1st, 2023 No Comments »

Hear about going on safari in Uganda as the Amateur Traveler talks to Jagdeep Sahni about his recent trip to this East African country. Why should you go to Uganda? Jagdeep says, […]

Tenerife Workation: Why Tenerife is the Perfect Place to Experience a Workation

February 19th, 2023 No Comments »

“Paradise” could be the second name of Tenerife. Also known as the “Island of Eternal Spring,” Tenerife attracts people with the perfect weather, outdoor adventures, and affordable cost of living. Do you […]

Travel to Tanzania on Safari – Episode 827

December 3rd, 2022 No Comments »

Hear about travel to Tanzania on a luxury safari as the Amateur Traveler talks to Jane Horlings about her recent trip to 3 of Tanzania’s National Parks. In answer to the question, […]

Travel to Eswatini – Episode 825

November 12th, 2022 No Comments »

Hear about travel to Eswatini as the Amateur Traveler talks to Sam and Theo about the small African country (formerly known as Swaziland) they both used to call home. Sam says, “I […]

Things to do in Chefchaouen, Morocco

November 2nd, 2022 2 Comments »

When I was a kid, my parents used to take me to Chefchaouen regularly. Decades later, whenever I visit Morocco, I make sure to include Chefchaouen in my trip. Located in northeast […]

6 Unique Things to do in Tottori, Japan

October 31st, 2022 No Comments »

Traveling to Tottori, the most remote prefecture in Japan, is like stepping out into the technicolor world of The Wizard of Oz. It’s disorienting. Japan is a country famous for many things: […]

Travel to Morocco – Episode 822

October 22nd, 2022 No Comments »

Hear about travel to Morocco as the Amateur Traveler talks to Azdean Elmoustaquim from the Destination Morocco site and podcast about his native country. Azdean says, “Morocco is a spelled-binding country located […]

Travel to Cape Verde – Episode 817

September 10th, 2022 No Comments »

Hear about travel to Cape Verde as the Amateur Traveler talks to Paulina from about this island nation off the coast of Africa. Paulina says, “There’s actually a bunch of arguments […]

San Diego Zoo vs. San Diego Safari Park

August 25th, 2022 No Comments »

If you are planning on heading to San Diego this summer and you are looking for family-friendly activities, look no further than the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park. Although both the […]