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Epic US Road Trip 2017

When One Once-In-A-Lifetime US Road Trip Just Isn't Enough


Day 2 || Bronx traffic jam, New York. September 28, 2017.
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North Korea

The World’s Most Secretive Nation, Its Last Stalinist Dictatorship & One Of The Planet’s More Niche Travel Destinations


Offerings to the Great & Dear Leaders at the Mansudae Hill Grand Monument, Pyongyang, North Korea.
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Dandong, China

A Chinese Curiosity And The Largest Border Crossing Between North Korea & China


The Broken Bridge of the Yala River in Dandong, China.
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Beijing, China (2017)

A Necessary Evil. Recapping A 7th Visit To The Capital Of The World’s Wannabe Superpower


On the concourse of Beijing Train Station, Beijing, China.
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Seoul, South Korea (2017)

A Sweaty Summer 2017 Saunter Down Memory Lane

 

Sunset remnants as seen from the Jamsil Bridge over the Han River, Seoul, South Korea.
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The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), Korea

The World's Most Fortified Border Separating Two Nations Still Officially At War

 

At the Third Tunnel of The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), South Korea.
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The Bay of Kotor, Montenegro

Unrivalled Scenery, Labyrinth Walled Old Towns, Shore-Skirting Drives & Marina Bling

 

The Bay of Kotor as seen from the road to Lovcen National Park.
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Cape Town & Environs

9 Days Exploring The Most polished, Most Visited & Most Un-African Part Of The Country

 

Day 6 Road trip. Late afternoon on the coastal Clarence Drive, Western Cape.
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Epic US Road Trip 2016

36 Days, 9,510 miles, 26 States. That's US Road-trippin' As It Should Be

 

Day 27 - Early Autumnal scenes on the Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina.
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REGIONAL EXPLORATION || THE CARIBBEAN

Saint Martin / Sint Maarten

A Small Caribbean Island Famousily Split In Two & Home To The World’s Most Famous Airport Approach

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CUBA

Cigars, Rum, Castro, Che, Classic Cars, Neglect & Salsa. An Exploration Of The Indefatigable Caribbean Time Warp & A Country Truly Like No Other

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Puerto Rico

It’s America In The Steamy Caribbean

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GRAND CAYMAN

A Largest of The Swish Uber-Rich Tax-Free Banking Haven Cayman Islands, A Caribbean UK Overseas Territory That’s More Miami Than Manchester

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Saint Lucia

Country Music, Rustic Fishing Villages, UNESCO-listed Peaks, & Age-Old Forts. It Isn’t Just About Flashy Once-In-A-Lifetime Honeymoons

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Dominica

The Caribbean’s Coma-inducing Nature Island Offering A Reprieve From The Resort & Palm Tree-Heavy Caribbean Norm

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Dominican Republic

From the New World firsts of Santo Domingo To The Plush Resorts Of Punta Cana. Exploring A True Hispanic Caribbean Gem

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HAITI

The Chaotic Failed State & Regional Whipping Boy And The Western Hemisphere’s Poorest Country. But Don’t Let That Put You Off.

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JAMAICA

Rastafarians, Reggae, Dreadlocks & Jerk. Exploring The Longstanding Resort-Heavy Jewel In The Caribbean Tourist Industry’s Crown

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Torres Del Paine National Park

The Iconic Towers, Glaciers & Deep-Blue Lakes Of South America’s Most Popular Hiking Destination In Remote Chilean Patagonia

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Resurrection Bay, Alaska

Cabin bound By The Shores Of Resurrection Bay. Wintry Alaska At Its Best

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Angkor

The Stunning Ancient Khmer Capital & Cambodia’s Greatest Treasure

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Galapagos Islands

The World’s Premier Wildlife Destination, An Isolated Volcanic Archipelago Boasting An Unrivaled Array Of Endemic Birds, Mammals & Reptiles

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Gamecock Fighting

The Brutal Blood Sport of Gamecock Fighting In Central America, Said To Be The World’s Oldest Spectator Sport

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Antarctica

The White Continent. The Coldest, Windiest, Highest & Driest Continent on Earth. Recapping A Once-In-A-Lifetime Visit To A Bucket-List Destination Par Excellence

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Riding The Rails || India

Sometimes Sweaty. Sometimes Attritional. Always Interesting. Always Colourful. Always 100% India

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Monaco

Bling Bling! Arguably The Most Glamorous, Star-Studied, Richest & Shallowest Place On Earth

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Chile

The 4,300 kilometre-Long, Laid-Back, Colourful, Hospitable, Straitlaced, Isolated & Largely Remote South American Anomaly

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Sri Lanka

Eleven Pictures From As Many Days Exploring ‘The Nation Of Smiling People’

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Sydney

One Of The World’s Great Natural Harbours With World-Renowned Sights To Boot

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Morocco

Thirty-Nine Images From As Many Days in Mystical Morocco, One Of The World’s Most Picturesque Countries

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Syria

The Present-Day War-Torn Site Of One Of The World’s Most Ancient Centres Of Civilization

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Chengdu Panda Base

The Uber-Cute Black-Eyed Symbol For Endangered Species Worldwide

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Belgium

Medieval Centres, Chocolate, Waffles, Beer, & Flemish Renaissance Architecture. And All Of It Underappreciated

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Easter Island

Rapa Nui. An Exploration of Enchanting & Enigmatic Easter Island

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Hawaii

Where The U.S. Meets Polynesia. Hawaiian Highlights

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Dubai

The Jewel Of The Arab World, Sprung From The Desert & Reinvented As The World’s Premier Luxury 5-Star Destination

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2015 || A Look Back

Forty-Eight weeks, 5 Continents, 38 Countries & Territories. Hundreds Of Good Pictures, Thousands Of Bad. The Epic Year That Was

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Teotihuacan, Mexico

Once The Largest Pre-Columbian City In The Americas & Home To One Of The Largest Man-Made Structures Of Ancient Times

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Ireland Road Trip

Pictorial Highlights Of A 10-Day Road Trip Around Ireland, The Emerald Isle

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Terracotta Army

Built Never To Be Seen, Today The Fascinating Terracotta Army, Guarding The Tomb Of China’s First Emperor, Are One Of China’s Most Visited Attractions

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Orangutan Rehab Centre

Set In Dense Virgin Borneo Jungle, The Largest Rehabilitation Centre Of Its Kind In The World

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Seattle

Arty, Alternative, Fashionable, Likeable & An Uber-Cool Place To Be

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Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

A Massive Chunk Of Magical Argentinian Patagonian Wilderness Boasting Awe-Inspiring Glaciers, Fabulous Trekking & Stunning Mountain Vistas

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Trinidad, Paraguay

One Of Seven Paraguayan Jesuit Mission Ruins & The Country’s Only UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Probably The Best One-Day Walk On Earth Traversing The Spectacular Volcanic Topography Of New Zealand’s North Island

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Auschwitz

The Sobering Site Of Humankind’s Most Extensive Experiment In Genocide

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Kerala

India’s Laid-Back State. The Best Place In India To Escape India Itself

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Lake Titicaca

The Immensely Photogenic Floating Reed Islands, Colourful Locals & Shimmering Deep-Blue Waters Of The World’s Highest Alpine Lake

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Colombia

The Pictorial Highlights Of A 2000-kilometre, 10-day, 6-stop, North To South Colombian Odyssey

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Prague, Czech Republic

The Mystical Medieval Central European Gem Of Cobbled Streets, Riverside Parks & Stunningly Wonderful Architecture

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Tiger Kingdom

Sharing An Enclosure With Adult Tigers In Northern Thailand & Living To Tell The Tale

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Saint Lucia

Country Music, Rustic Fishing Villages, Towering Peaks Piercing The Azure Caribbean Sea, & Age-Old Forts. Saint Lucia Is More Than Just Flashy Resorts, Glamorous Weddings & Once-In-A-Lifetime Honeymoons

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Antigua, Guatemala

A Central American Colonial Gem & One Of The Region’s Most Photogenic Towns

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Madrid

A City Chockful Of Plazas, Gorgeous Architecture, Stunning Parks & World-Class Museums

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Scotland

Thistles, Tartan & Kilts. Road-Trippin’ The Highlands & Lowlands Of Scotland

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Boston

Beantown, The Most Historic Of Historic American Cities

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Poon Hill Trek

The Trekking Highs Of The Scenic Annapurna Region Of Western Nepal

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Northland

To The Top. New Zealand’s Rugged & Sparsely Populated Far-Flung North

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Dominica

The Caribbean’s Coma-Inducing Nature Island Offering A Reprieve From The All-Inclusive Beach Resort & Palm Tree-Heavy Caribbean Norm

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San Francisco

Earthquakes, Tolerance, Hippies, Trams, That Bridge, The Rock, The Bay & Those Hills

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A 2-Day Trans-Siberian Diary

Three Time Zones. 3,158 Kilometres. 49 Hours. Recapping A Trip On The Trans-Siberian Railway

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Port-au-Prince, Haiti

The Chaotic Capital Of The Poorest Country In The Western Hemisphere, In Rebuilding Mode Following The Devastation Of The 2010 Earthquake

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Border Bravado

The Monty Python-esque India-Pakistan Border Closing Ceremony Played Out Nightly Between The Two Nuclear Powered Neighbours

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Mestia, Georgia

High In The Georgian Caucasus, A Remote & Stunning Location Of Ancient Cultures, Cows & Distinctive Defensive Stone Tower

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Cairo, Egypt

The Manic & Disheveled So-Called Greatest City In The Islamic World

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Vatican City

A Sovereign City-State, The World’s Smallest Country & Home To The Most Compelling Museum Complex On Earth

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Baltimore, Maryland

Charm City Is Both Historic & Aptly Named

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Uzbekistan

Dusty Stretches Of Nothingness Between The Dazzling Islamic Architectural Showstoppers Of The Ancient Silk Road

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Guanajuato, Mexico

A Stunning Colourful Colonial Mountain Town Boasting One Of The Most Bizarre Museums On Earth

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Astana, Kazakhstan

The New Kazakh Capital Of Futuristic Architecture In The Middle Of The Uninviting & Windswept Northern Eurasia Steppe

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Granada, Nicaragua

The Photogenic Oldest Colonial City In The Spanish New World

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The Friendship Highway

A 4-Day, 800-Kilometre Traverse Of The Scenic & Bumpy Tibetan Plateau, One Of The World’s Great Road Trips

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Armenia

The World’s Very First Christian Nation, Armenia Impresses With A Pretty Capital & An Array Of Medieval UNESCO World Heritage-Listed Church & Monastery Complexes

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Iguazu Falls

A Natural Wonder & South America’s Greatest Collection Of Cataracts Straddling The Border Of Brazil & Argentina

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Jeju Island

Korea’s Hawaii, A Volcanic Island of Waterfalls, Swaying Palm Trees & A UNESCO-Listed Lava Tube (& Love Land)

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Barcelona

Cosmopolitan, Stylish, Energetic & Home To Some Of The World’s Most Bizarre Architecture

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New York City

A Global Power City, The Most Populous In The US & Still The Best City On Earth

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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

The Weird & Wonderful Wildlife of Oz

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Dominican Republic

From The New World Firsts of The Capital Santo Domingo To The Idyllic, All-Inclusive Beach Resorts Of Punta Cana. DR Both Educates & Pampers

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Iceland

Towering Waterfalls. Glaciers. Icebergs, Desolate Volcanic Wastelands. Natural Highlights Of Wintry & Wondrous Iceland

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Panama Canal

A Modern Engineering Marvel & Probably The World’s Most Efficient – Albeit Most Expensive – Shortcut

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US Southwest Road Trip

California, Nevada & Arizona. Three States, Eight Days & 2,000 Miles

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Kyoto, Japan

The Old Imperial Capital & One Of The Oldest & Most Historic Metropolises In Asia

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