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#590 - Travel to India with the Amateur Traveler

Hear about travel to India as the Amateur Traveler talks to participants from the Amateur Traveler trip to India in November of 2017. 

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Posted on 13 January 2018 | 3:00 pm

AT#589 - Travel to Lombok, Indonesia

Hear about travel to Lombok in Indonesia as the Amateur Traveler talks to Jason Andrew Jenkins from about his family's recent 5 week trip to this island paradise.

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Posted on 6 January 2018 | 3:00 pm

AT#588 - Travel to New Caledonia

Hear about travel to New Caledonia as the Amateur Traveler talks to CJ Johnson from the MOVIELAND ABC Radio Show and Podcast about his recent trip to this part of France in the South Pacific.

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Posted on 30 December 2017 | 3:00 pm

AT#480 - United States UNESCO World Heritage Sites (replay)

Hear about the United States UNESCO World Heritage Sites as the Amateur Traveler talks to Gary Arndt from and The Global Travel Conspiracy podcast about these best of the best sites.

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Posted on 23 December 2017 | 3:00 pm

AT#587 - Travel to Quebec

Hear about travel to the province of Quebec as the Amateur Traveler talks to Margarita Ibbott from about a 7-10 day Itinerary to Montreal, Quebec City and Quebec Maritime.

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Posted on 16 December 2017 | 3:00 pm

AT#586 - Travel to Belize

Hear about travel to Belize as the Amateur Traveler talks to Allison Greene from about her time in this small tropical country filled with shades of blue and green.

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Posted on 9 December 2017 | 3:00 pm

AT#585 - Travel to Northern Chile

Hear about travel to Northern Chile as the Amateur Traveler talks to Steph Dyson from about her adopted country.

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Posted on 2 December 2017 | 3:00 pm

AT#584 - Travel to Belarus

Hear about travel to Belarus as the Amateur Traveler talks to Megan Starr from about her travels to a country that is transitioning from the "last Soviet dictatorship" to a high tech powerhouse. 

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Posted on 25 November 2017 | 7:30 pm

AT#583 - Travel to Albuquerque, New Mexico

Hear about travel to Albuquerque as Chris Christensen, the Amateur Traveler himself, talks about his trip to Albuquerque during the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta. 

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Posted on 18 November 2017 | 11:12 pm