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#641 - Travel to New Zealand

Hear about a two week New Zealand road trip  as the Amateur Traveler talks to Hanson Cheng.

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Posted on 19 January 2019 | 3:00 pm

AT#640 - Travel to Chad

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 to all 54 countries in Africa.

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Posted on 12 January 2019 | 3:00 pm

AT#639 - Botswana Safari

Hear about travel to Botswana on safari as I, the Amateur Traveler, relates stories from his recent experience on mobile safari in Botswana's Okavango Delta and a Safari Camp experience in the Kalahari desert on a press trip with Botswana Trek.

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Posted on 5 January 2019 | 3:00 pm

AT#638 - Travel to Beijing, China

Hear about travel to Beijing, China as the Amateur Traveler talks to Daniel Rickleman who calls Beijing Home.

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Posted on 29 December 2018 | 3:00 pm

AT#549 - Travel to Scotland (Repeat)

Hear about travel to Scotland as the Amateur Traveler talks to Sarah from about travel to this beautiful and historic country.

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Posted on 22 December 2018 | 3:00 pm

AT#637 - Visiting Universal Orlando Resort

Hear about visiting Universal Orlando Resort as the Amateur Traveler talks to Eric Stoen from about he and his kids favorite theme parks.

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Posted on 15 December 2018 | 3:00 pm

AT#636 - Travel to Hong Kong

Hear about travel to Hong Kong as the Amateur Traveler talks to Marianne Rogerson from about the city where she lived for 4 years.

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Posted on 8 December 2018 | 3:00 pm

AT#635 - Travel to New York's Hudson Valley

Hear about things to do in the Hudson Valley in New York  as the Amateur Traveler talks to Adrien Behn from the Stranger's Abroad Podcast about this beautiful region where she grew up.

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Posted on 1 December 2018 | 3:00 pm

AT#634 - Travel to Mauritius

Hear about travel to Mauritius as the Amateur Traveler talks to Corinne Vail from about her visit to this warm island paradise.

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Posted on 24 November 2018 | 3:00 pm