The Curious Case Of The Female Napoleon At The Louvre
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The Curious Case Of The Female Napoleon At The Louvre

I am sitting on a bench in the Denon wing of the Musée du Louvre. It is almost noon and in front of me is The Consecration of Napoleon (otherwise known as The Consecration of […]

CNN: America’s Trusted Source For News About Bowel Movements On The High Seas
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CNN: America’s Trusted Source For News About Bowel Movements On The High Seas

I’ve come to a recent conclusion: CNN loves to report on the bathroom activities of people on cruise ships. Specifically, their bowel movements, but sometimes they also report about people’s need to throw up in […]

Here’s Delta’s Totally Awesome 80s-Inspired In-Flight Safety Video
Here’s Delta Totally Awesome 80s-Inspired In-Flight Safety Video

Here’s Delta’s Totally Awesome 80s-Inspired In-Flight Safety Video

Not to be outdone by some of the better in-flight safety videos of late, such as Air New Zealand’s Lord of the Rings-themed video or Virgin America’s quirky animated video, Delta recently released an 80s-themed […]

The Expeditioner YouTube Channel: 1,000,000 Views And Counting
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The Expeditioner YouTube Channel: 1,000,000 Views And Counting

The Expeditioner Travel Video YouTube Channel had a nice little milestone this past weekend (January 25, 2014) when the channel broke the 1,000,000-view mark, a mark that was met after about six years to the […]

Here’s Boris Johnson’s Tips On What To Do In London
Here’s Boris Johnson’s Tips On What To Do In London

Here’s Boris Johnson’s Tips On What To Do In London

“My speaking style was criticised by no less an authority than Arnold Schwarzenegger. It was a low moment, my friends, to have my rhetorical skills denounced by a monosyllabic Austrian cyborg.” — Boris Johnson I […]

Top 6 Sydney Beaches That Aren’t Named Bondi
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Top 6 Sydney Beaches That Aren’t Named Bondi

Beyond the skin, sex and parking meters of Bondi Beach and the other classic Sydney swimming stops, there are plenty of other beaches, harbors, coves and hideaways to explore. Some are little-known, while others sometimes […]

Here’s My Interview For The “When In Roam” Podcast
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Here’s My Interview For The “When In Roam” Podcast

When Christine Maxfield, host of the When In Roam: Conversations with Travel Writers podcast, asked if I wanted to spend an hour with her in the storeroom of New York’s Hostelling International one late-fall Saturday […]

This Is Why I’d Gladly Trade In My U.S. Passport For One From Finland
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This Is Why I’d Gladly Trade In My U.S. Passport For One From Finland

It’s true, my American passport may be slightly more useful to me, but the Finnish passport is officially my favorite one in the world. Why, might you ask? Simple, when’s the last time my U.S. […]

Which Countries Do Americans Travel To The Most?
What Country Do Americans Travel To The Most?

Which Countries Do Americans Travel To The Most?

Which countries do Americans travel to the most? Is it our friendly neighbors to the north and south? Our English-speaking counterparts on the other side of the Atlantic? Maybe the land of baguettes and tourists […]

Travel Guide To Quebec City (HD) [Travel Video]
Quebec City Video Travel Guide

Travel Guide To Quebec City (HD) [Travel Video]

In this travel video guide from Quebec City, I travel around Quebec City including its historic Old Town (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), stop in at the famed Ice Hotel where visitors spend the night […]