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Travel Guide To India (Part 4): Darjeeling
Travel Guide To India (Part 4): Darjeeling

Travel Guide To India (Part 4): Darjeeling

In part four of my video travel guide to India I travel to Darjeeling, the famed hill station known for its views and famous tea plantations. The city itself is nestled in the Himalaya mountains between Nepal and Northeast India, and is a popular place for people to stay before […]

Here’s How You Can Win $100,000 To Live On A Caribbean Island
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Here’s How You Can Win $100,000 To Live On A Caribbean Island

I can think of worse things to happen to me than being stranded on a desert island in the Caribbean for a couple weeks, especially if during those two weeks I was marooned with someone who knows a thing or two about how not to die while there, like Survivorman’s […]

Travel Guide To India (Part 3): Varanasi
Travel Guide To India (Part 3): Varanasi

Travel Guide To India (Part 3): Varanasi

In part three of my video travel guide to India I travel to Varanasi, one of the holiest cities in the Hindu religion. In this video I visit the famous ghats, or steps, which lead into the Ganges River, the holy river where visitors and locals come every day to […]

Travel Guide To India (Part 2): Bodhgaya
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Travel Guide To India (Part 2): Bodhgaya

In part two of my video travel guide to India I travel to Bodhgaya, one of the most sacred places in all of the Buddhist religion. It was at this location 2,500 years ago that a young Prince Siddhartha sat under a fig tree, meditated and found enlightenment, thus becoming […]

Travel Guide To India (Part One): Calcutta
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Travel Guide To India (Part One): Calcutta

In this video travel guide to India, I begin my travels in India with Calcutta. India had long been on my bucket list of countries to travel to in the world, and in April, 2013, I finally made it there, starting with Calcutta, with no better reason than the fact […]

You Haven’t Experienced A Sunrise Until You’ve Done So In Tikal, Guatemala
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You Haven’t Experienced A Sunrise Until You’ve Done So In Tikal, Guatemala

The only thing more magical than hiking through a jungle in the dark, following a path that must be made of white gravel because it glows faintly in the full moon, is hiking through a jungle in the dark past big black hills — blacker than the sky behind them, […]

The Expeditioner Presents (Episode 1): India with Alexandra Bregman [Video]
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The Expeditioner Presents (Episode 1): India with Alexandra Bregman [Video]

The Expeditioner Presents (Episode 1): India with Alexandra Bregman In the first episode of The Expeditioner Presents, I sit down with Alexandra Bregman to discuss India, a country we both know from recent experiences: Alexandra lived and worked as an expat in New Delhi, and I recently returned from a […]

I Can’t Stop Looking At These Amazing Travel Photos From India
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I Can’t Stop Looking At These Amazing Travel Photos From India

I’m loving the photo collection I recently discovered by noted travel photographer Steve McCurry (a 30-year veteran in the industry) entitled “Trains,” his ode to India’s beloved and ubiquitous mode of transportation. From the sweeping long shots (like the one from Agra above), to the intimate close-ups, McCurry’s overarching theme […]

In Search Of The Northern Lights
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In Search Of The Northern Lights

We huddled in the dark in front of the laptop. Webcams pointed out across the vast frozen lake would pick up any sign of the aurora borealis before the human eye. Outside the temperature was several degrees below freezing and the snow was knee-deep. It was our sixth attempt at […]

Afghanistan: Should You Go And How To Get There?
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Afghanistan: Should You Go And How To Get There?

A recent article on GoMad Nomad tries to show travelers how to get to Afghanistan, which, in recent years, has been more difficult and slightly frightening. At the top of the article, there is a disclaimer noting that, although the author has survived a trip to this country, it does […]

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