It’s Rio!
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It’s Rio!

It’s Official, the Olympics are going to be in Rio de Janerio in 2016. Congratulations Brazil, congratulations South America, I was pulling for you.

Cruising The Mekong
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Cruising The Mekong

You could hop on that Celebrity Cruise headed for Barbados, or you could head to the Mekong, the world’s 10th-longest river for a real adventure. Follow this journey in the Sydney Morning Herald of a […]

How Do I Prepare My iPhone For Travel?
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How Do I Prepare My iPhone For Travel?

Want to avoid racking up exorbitant fees while traveling with your iphone? Be prepared and check out this guide for prepping your phone for the trek through the wilderness of international telecommunications fees. Probably the […]

What Travel Books Are TheExpeditioners Reading?
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What Travel Books Are TheExpeditioners Reading?

Looking at my overflowing shelves of books, I’m realizing my genre of choice falls under travel literature. In the ever present search for the next in-flight entertainment, I found this BraveNewTraveler post listing the top […]

Paris. Beautiful. Timeless. On The Cheap!

Paris. Beautiful. Timeless. On The Cheap!

Something about the fall makes people want to travel to Paris. Something about fall also makes people feel very poor. Oh yeah, that’s because we all blew our savings living it up during the summer […]

Take Your Very Own New York “Mad Men” Tour
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Take Your Very Own New York “Mad Men” Tour

There are plenty of movie and TV related tours you can take in New York City, such as the infamous “Sex and the City” tour and the “Sopranos” tour. (Any chance of a forthcoming “Bored to Death” […]

Sweden’s First National Marine Park
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Sweden’s First National Marine Park

Let’s be honest, what’s not to love about Sweden? The place that gave us the infamous bikini team, has now designated its first National Marine park, just so they could have a place to frolic. Well, a guy […]

What Time Do The Basques Eat Dinner?
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What Time Do The Basques Eat Dinner?

Trick question. The answer is that it depends. Are you in Spanish or French Basque country? What’s the difference? To find out, the NYT takes a road trip through both countries, starting from the westernmost […]

The Most Remote Places On Earth
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The Most Remote Places On Earth

Did you know that about 10 percent of the Earth is more than 48 hours away (by way of land travel) from the nearest city? Take that to “Jeopardy.” With roads, airplanes, satellites, and whatever […]

A Traveler’s Return: Suburban Connecticut And The Meaning Of Home

A Traveler’s Return: Suburban Connecticut And The Meaning Of Home

A traveler’s thoughts on the strangest and most unfamiliar part of any trip: coming home. By Alexandra Bregman A Traveler’s Guise Outside my hometown, Connecticut was a dirty word. I never wanted to tell anyone […]