Get Ruined In Jordan
Jordan

Get Ruined In Jordan

I am always leery of reading about the Middle East as a travel destination. I should know better, the volatility doesn’t engulf the entire region, and once you’re there, you are guaranteed to experience a […]

End-of-Summer Roadtrip in…Namibia?
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End-of-Summer Roadtrip in…Namibia?

Despite being the second most sparsely populated country on the planet, Namibia is adventurously drivable, intensely beautiful, and perhaps even a bit luxurious. That’s the gist of a recent travel article in the Guardian, which […]

Please Bump Your Head Carefully
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Please Bump Your Head Carefully

The reign of Chinglish, the inaccurate public displays of translations, and the source of enjoyment for visitors to China, may soon come to an end in Shanghai. Although you can decipher the message in almost […]

The Wide World Of Micronations
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The Wide World Of Micronations

It’s been three years since the Lonely Planet Micronations hit the shelves. Assuming this one isn’t sitting on your shelf (it’s not on mine); I wondered where I had to go to say I’ve visited […]

The Latest in Flight Delay Prediction Technology
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The Latest in Flight Delay Prediction Technology

I’ll admit, I have pretty good luck when it comes to flying. While my suitcase is usually among the last to pop out on the baggage claim carousel, I’ve never had one go missing. And […]

Nothing Like A Nice Cup Of…Weasel Regurgitation?
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Nothing Like A Nice Cup Of…Weasel Regurgitation?

Wandering the labyrinth of streets that makes up Hanoi’s Old Quarter district, by no other skill than dumb luck, I found myself on Hang Hanh Street, in other words, “Coffee Street.” I claim not to […]

What’s The Skinny on Argentine Beef?
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What’s The Skinny on Argentine Beef?

Welcome to the Southern Hemisphere, Matt! As our fearless Expeditioner was kind enough to mention yesterday, my name is Hal and I’m currently calling Buenos Aires home. To be honest, it doesn’t feel quite like […]

Be Heard: Vote For The New 7 Natural Wonders Of The World
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Be Heard: Vote For The New 7 Natural Wonders Of The World

Greetings to all in TheExpeditioner nation! I’m excited to dive in here. Let’s wish Matt safe travels and kudos to him for the Hollywood-ready headshots of Hal and I in his last post. Recently, I’ve had the […]

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 […]

TheExpeditioner.com To Africa
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TheExpeditioner.com To Africa

Into Africa This morning, as a stepped out of the shower, I noticed that for the first time in quite a while, I didn’t immediately start sweating profusely as a result of the oppressive humidity […]