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In Search Of The Next Phuket — In Vietnam
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In Search Of The Next Phuket — In Vietnam

In the never-ending quest to discover the “Phuket of the ’80’s,” could it be that the Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc, just off the Cambodian border in the Gulf of Thailand, is the real thing? […]

Top 8 Tourist-Free Islands In Italy
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Top 8 Tourist-Free Islands In Italy

For some reason one of the things I remember most about Capri (other than the beautiful sunsets, quaint streets, and maniacal Vespa drivers), is the fact that when I was there, the rumor around town […]

Phuket Is For Lovers . . . Of Amazing Beaches
Phuket Is For Lovers . . . Of Amazing Beaches

Phuket Is For Lovers . . . Of Amazing Beaches

For whatever reason this week seems to be “Beach Week” here at TheExpeditioner.com. Not sure if there’s something subliminal going on, what with the onset of fall and all, but I’m just going to roll […]

Welcome To Diu: Goa 30 Years Ago
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Welcome To Diu: Goa 30 Years Ago

I was only but a slowly developing zygote 30 years ago, but in the world of travel lore, Goa was the place to be around that magical time period during the 1970’s. Today? Not so […]

St. Get Me To A Caribbean Beach As Soon As Possible
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St. Get Me To A Caribbean Beach As Soon As Possible

The island of St. Vincent (not to be confused with the singer named St. Vincent) is actually the main island of the country of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and it contains an active volcano […]

Pitcairn Island: Get There While You Can
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Pitcairn Island: Get There While You Can

This little island on the edge of the southern Pacific Ocean, is still home to the descendents of the famous “Mutiny On The Bounty.” At least for now. This Telegraph article notes the people currently living […]

Colombia Calling (Part Two)
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Colombia Calling (Part Two)

The easy part of about Playa Grande is falling for it immediately. The hard part? Getting there. By Matt Stabile I STUCK MY HEAD OUT THE OPEN DOOR OF THE BUS and looked down a […]

Colombia Calling (Part One)
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Colombia Calling (Part One)

Maybe secluded bays and pristine beaches aren’t the first things that pop into people’s head when they think of Colombia, but a trip to Colombia’s Caribbean coast reveals just that. And the best part? No […]

Beware Bonaire: You’ll Never Want To Set Foot On Land Again
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Beware Bonaire: You’ll Never Want To Set Foot On Land Again

The island of Bonaire is a mainstay in top 10 lists for the best diving in the Caribbean, with its favorably slow currents, 100-feet-plus visibility and massive variety of sea life (you’re able to see […]

Is There Anywhere In The World Where You’d Rather Learn How To Surf Than In New Caledonia?
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Is There Anywhere In The World Where You’d Rather Learn How To Surf Than In New Caledonia?

New Caledonia, the third largest island in the Pacific Region, is located about halfway between Australia and Fiji and is home to the world’s largest lagoon. The island is also an excellent, not to mention […]