Raise Your Steins: Here’s To A Great Oktoberfest
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Raise Your Steins: Here’s To A Great Oktoberfest

This weekend, some six million people will head off to the start of Munich’s infamous festival celebrating everything Bavarian. The ceremonial tapping of the first keg, by the mayor of Munich, will happen this Saturday […]

Trekking Kat-kat-katmandu
Trekking Kat-kat-katmandu

Trekking Kat-kat-katmandu

I can’t express how mad it makes me that I associate Katmandu with that horrible Bob Seger song, but I’m hoping Michael Murphy’s newly posted vid is going to change that. Mike covers most of […]

Going Coast To Coast At 10 MPH
Going Coast To Coast At 10 MPH

Going Coast To Coast At 10 MPH

The all American road trip has been redefined, yet again. Heading from Seattle to Boston is beautiful from the passenger seat, perhaps even more so from the saddle of your touring bike, but on a […]

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 […]

10 Films That Have Inspired Me To Travel
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10 Films That Have Inspired Me To Travel

One of the upsides to having other contributors to the site is that I get to piggyback on their creatively and ingenuity to create my own posts. So here we go. Anyway, Jon’s post about […]

Chao, Exped!
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Chao, Exped!

With Matt’s successful return, my short but sweet run as guest editor here at TheExpeditioner.com comes to a close. I suspect that, even if I had the time to continue posting, there wouldn’t be room […]

Images Of Africa
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Images Of Africa

SOUTH AFRICA These images are from my trip through South African and Mozambique during September, 2009.

Travel Motivation From The Big Screen
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Travel Motivation From The Big Screen

In a manic episode of escapism, and don’t ask me why, I happened to grab the movie “Sound of Music” off the shelf. In a recent post, I shared not seeing “Lord of the Rings.” I must […]

37 Countries. 5 Bicycles. 2 Dollars. 1 Man.
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37 Countries. 5 Bicycles. 2 Dollars. 1 Man.

If you’ve been following my posts over the last two weeks, you know I like a good bicycle tour. Well, Keiichi Iwasaki likes one more. In April of 2001, Iwasaki quit is job and, with […]

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Machu Picchu: Ollantaytambo
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A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Machu Picchu: Ollantaytambo

Looking for something else to do while on your trek to Machu Picchu? Try spending some time in Ollantaytambo. Located about 2/3 of the way to Machu Picchu from Cusco, Ollantaytambo is the Sacred Valley’s […]