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THINGS TO DO IN THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS - HISTORY, ART, FOOD AND WHALE WATCHING

Before considering what to do in the San Juan Islands, let's put it on the map. The San Juans are a series of 172 named islands near...

SKIING IN TURKEY - THIS WEEK IN TRAVEL 247

This Week in Travel - Travel News Podcast. Regular hosts Gary Arndt, Jen Leo and Chris Christensen are joined by this week's guest...

 
 
 

TRAVEL TO THE ISLAND OF SAMOS, GREECE - EPISODE 645

Hear about travel to The Island of Samos in Greece and the vicinity as the Amateur Traveler talks to Dan from the Zipping Around the...

TRAVEL TO IDAHO - EPISODE 644

Hear about travel to an Idaho road trip as the Amateur Traveler talks to Jaime Mazur about her honeymoon in Idaho. Jaime had other...

 
 
 

INTREPID TRAVEL CAMBODIA - REVIEW: CAMBODIAN TRAVELER

Giant stone heads in jungle temples, like something out of tomb raider. That's what was in my imagination when I got together a group...

INTREPID TRAVEL MOROCCO - REVIEW: SOUTH MOROCCO DISCOVERY

Before saying anything else I should point out that this particular trip from Intrepid Travel, South Morocco Discovery is to date my...

 
 
 

ARTHUR AVENUE BAKERIES, ITALIAN RESTAURANTS AND SHOPS - NEW YORK CITY FOOD TOUR

I had a friend who loved the food in New York City so much that he would fly there from California and bring back food in a cooler....

SERBIA TRAVEL - EPISODE 643

Hear about travel to Serbia as the Amateur Traveler talks to Stephanie Craig and Allison Green from sofiaadventures.com about one of...

 
 
 

36 HOURS IN GRANADA, SPAIN

Without a doubt, Granada's biggest attraction has to be the Alhambra palace and gardens. Built by Granada's Nasrid rulers in the 13th...

FAMILY RV VOLUNTEER TRAVEL - THIS WEEK IN TRAVEL 246

This Week in Travel - Travel News Podcast. Regular hosts Gary Arndt, Jen Leo and Chris Christensen are joined by this week's guest:...

 
 
 

BLUFFWORKS MENS TRAVEL BLAZER - REVIEW

While I am often a travel in jeans kind of guy, there are sometimes that I need to be a bit more dressed up. So when Bluffworks...

AT 642 - TRAVEL TO GUANGZHOU, CHINA

Hear about what to do in Guangzhou as the Amateur Traveler talks to Bill Abbott about a somewhat less well known area for tourists...

 
 
 

TRAVEL TO NEW ZEALAND - EPISODE 641

Hear about a two week New Zealand road trip as the Amateur Traveler talks to Hanson Cheng. Hanson was in New Zealand for a total of...

TOKYO ITINERARY - 3 DAYS

Tokyo is a large city so you can save some money on getting around and some of your precious vacation time by organizing your trip...

 
 
 

105 - MORI BUILDING DIGITAL ART MUSEUM - TOKYO JAPAN

The Mori Building Digital Art Museum in Odaiba in Tokyo is an amazingly interactive museum where kids can draw a sea creature and then...

THINGS TO DO IN NINH BINH, VIETNAM - BOAT TRIPS, DAY HIKES, DAY TRIPS

Things to do in Ninh Binh, Vietnam - Boat Trips, Day Hikes, Day Trips “Hello, Temple,” our boat guide said as she paddled us through...

 
 
 

GUIDE TO ROUND THE WORLD TICKETS

If you live in New York City and you want to visit Paris, booking an airline ticket is pretty straight forward. You can go on your...

TRAVEL TO CHAD - EPISODE 640

Hear about travel to Chad as the Amateur Traveler talks to Francis Tapon about his travel to Chad as part of a 5 and a half year journey...

 
 
 

WHAT TO DO IN TOKYO IN DECEMBER

We were at the Senso-ji Temple in Tokyo and I was miserable. It was raining but not just a gentle summer rain, it was freezing rain...

BOTSWANA SAFARI - EPISODE 639

Hear about travel to Botswana on safari as I, the Amateur Traveler, relates stories from his recent experience on mobile safari in...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Home Depot's One-Day Sale Has Deals For Every Kind of Car Owner

Home Depot's One-Day Sale Has Deals For Every Kind of Car Owner

If you like to do a lot of work in the garage-or hell, even if you simply own a car- Home Depot's Special Buy of the Day has some deals worth redlining your budget for. Read more ...

Developer announces hotel-convention center in south Cheyenne

Developer announces hotel-convention center in south Cheyenne

A Wyoming developer announced Friday his plans to build a 70,000-square-foot, $55 million hotel and convention center in south Cheyenne. Read more ...

World Bank boost Ghana tourism with $40 million grant

World Bank boost Ghana tourism with $40 million grant

The President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has announced that the World Bank has approved a $40 million grant to support the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Arts and its... Read more ...

Tourism Ireland adds more global attractions to St. Paddy's Day Celebration

Tourism Ireland adds more global attractions to St. Paddy's Day Celebration

Tourism Ireland declared several new landmarks that will be going green as part of the organisations Global Greening for St. Patrick's Day. St. Paddy's Day is going to take... Read more ...

Developer announces hotel-convention center in south Cheyenne

Developer announces hotel-convention center in south Cheyenne

A Wyoming developer announced Friday his plans to build a 70,000-square-foot, $55 million hotel and convention center in south Cheyenne. The project will be the largest in... Read more ...

US issues new spring break travel advisory for Mexico after five killed in...

US issues new spring break travel advisory for Mexico after five killed in Cancun

The U.S. State Department has issued new travel warning for American travelers traveling south of the border, specifically in certain Mexican states. All 31 states in Mexico... Read more ...

The Marianas Visitors Authority will reintroduce the Marianas to its primary...

The Marianas Visitors Authority will reintroduce the Marianas to its primary tourism markets

The Marianas Visitors Authority, which is expecting a $1.4 million budget deficit in the current fiscal year, will “reintroduce” the Marianas to its primary tourism markets... Read more ...

Could the Next Ford Ranger Look Like This?

Could the Next Ford Ranger Look Like This?

The Ford Ranger just made its way back to America, but don't forget it's been around in other markets for the better part of a decade now. It's been refreshed for duty here but... Read more ...

The new West Java Kertajati International Airport to open up greater travel...

The new West Java Kertajati International Airport to open up greater travel opportunities

Tourism Malaysia is taking measures to draw more Indonesian tourists and perk up yield in terms of leisure and MICE travelers heading to Malaysia by organizing a series of... Read more ...

The Langham, Hong Kong Retains Five-Star Rating From The 2019 Forbes Travel...

The Langham, Hong Kong Retains Five-Star Rating From The 2019 Forbes Travel Guide Awards

The Langham, Hong Kong has once again been awarded a Five-Star rating at the annual Forbes Travel Guide Awards unveiled on 20 February 2019. Acknowledged as one of the top 210... Read more ...