Organized Chaos Meets Chaotic Chaos: Welcome To Mumbai
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Organized Chaos Meets Chaotic Chaos: Welcome To Mumbai

In a city of 21 million (with some parts containing more than a million people per square mile), it’s almost impossible in Mumbai to come by peace and quiet or to avoid images of heartbreak […]

Trying To Find The Perfect Pair Of Shoes For Traveling
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Trying To Find The Perfect Pair Of Shoes For Traveling

This topic has actually been on my mind recently as a result of my concern that my now going on two-and-a-half-year-old pair of New Balances (that I bought used, mind you) may not quite hack […]

Heard About The Online Petition To Open Travel To Cuba?
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Heard About The Online Petition To Open Travel To Cuba?

It’s amazing the looks of incredulousness that Americans get when they tell others about the U.S.’s now 50-year-old ban on travel to Cuba. This is America, land of the free that’s restricting travel to its […]

Screw Sydney, Melbourne’s The Spot
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Screw Sydney, Melbourne’s The Spot

I can honestly say that I’ve spent the summer hanging out with more Australians than any other nationality, American included, and I’ve learned a few things by doing so. Number One: Australian beer is bad, […]

Did You Ever Think That So Little Could Do So Much?
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Did You Ever Think That So Little Could Do So Much?

Jasmin, a friend of TheExpeditioner.com, is throwing a small fundraiser tomorrow night here in the City of New York to help raise funds for a school in India her father helped found that is desperately […]

11 Reasons For An Indian Summer
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11 Reasons For An Indian Summer

So how exactly do you benefit from visiting India in the summer? Plenty. Mumbai’s Ganesh Chaturthi Festival, Ayurvedic treatment during the wet, moist monsoon season, and mango fever. Yes, Mago fever, or mania, as experienced […]

Tehran: Skiing Paradise?
Tehran: Skiing Paradise?

Tehran: Skiing Paradise?

Just 7 kilometers from Tehran, Mt. Tochal offers the 10 million or so living in the city a winter getaway with some of the country’s best skiing. And as seen above, if you’re just in […]

Top 10 Snorkeling Dives In The World
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Top 10 Snorkeling Dives In The World

It seems like every few months or so there’s a new “Top 10 Snorkeling” article published. This one from CNN seems to be a little Caribbean-heavy, and by heavy I mean 8 of the 10 […]

Why Fly When You Can Walk? Hiking The Length Of The Appalachian Trail
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Why Fly When You Can Walk? Hiking The Length Of The Appalachian Trail

I swear to god, I just met two guys this weekend that happened to be in town visiting my friend who were doing just this: hiking the length of the Appalachian Trail, all 2,178 miles, […]

What’s Your Sign? The Traveler’s Zodiac Chart
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What’s Your Sign? The Traveler’s Zodiac Chart

Which are you? The Tourist? The History Buff? The Free Spirit? Read on to find out what kind of traveler you are. By Rachel Pollack It was not until my parents came to visit me […]