Amateur Traveler Travel Podcast

by Chris Christensen

Amateur Traveler is an award winning audio travel show that focuses primarily on the question: "where should you go next and what should you see, do and eat there?". Amateur Traveler won its creator Chris Christensen a Travel+Leisure SMITTY award as the best independent travel journalist and a Society of American Travel Writers Lowell Thomas Award. It is also used to teach English at Oxford University.

  

Latest Episodes

AT#616 - Travel to the Island of Sumatra, Indonesia

Hear about travel to the island of Sumatra in Indonesia as the Amateur Traveler talks to Luke Mackin from wildsumatra.com about this far-flung destination he now calls home.


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Posted on 21 July 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#615 - Travel to the Coffee Region of Colombia

Hear about travel to the coffee region of Colombia as the Amateur Traveler talks to Alejandro from Bogota about an area of his country that he thinks doesn't get enough attention.


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Posted on 14 July 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#614 - Travel to Qingdao, China

Hear about travel to Qingdao as the Amateur Traveler talks to Joseph Weiner about travel to the coastal city in China.


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Posted on 7 July 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#613 - Travel to Alabama

Hear about travel to Alabama as the Amateur Traveler talks to travel writer Larry Bleiberg about his adopted home state.


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Posted on 30 June 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#612 - Travel to the Crystal Coast of North Carolina

Hear about travel to the Crystal Coast of North Carolina as the Amateur Traveler talks to Kit Parks from the Active Travel Adventures Podcast about the area.


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Posted on 23 June 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#611 - Basque Spain

Hear about travel to the Basque Region of Spain as the Amateur Traveler talks to David Bumstead about his adopted country and region.


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Posted on 16 June 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#610 - Travel to Guna Yala, Panama

Hear about travel to the Guna Yala region of Panama as the Amateur Traveler talks to Lynn Smith from lynnsmithdestinations.com about a small boat cruise in these remote islands.


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Posted on 9 June 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#609 - Travel to Shanghai, China

Hear about travel to Shanghai, China as the Amateur Traveler talks to Carissa who is an American living in the city.


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Posted on 2 June 2018 | 2:00 pm


AT#512 - Travel to Cambodia (repeat)

This episode of the Amateur Traveler talks about the recent Amateur Traveler trip to Cambodia. 7 of the 9 people who joined me on this trip also join me for the podcast to share the highlights, surprises and challenges of the trip.


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Posted on 26 May 2018 | 2:00 pm