Seattle Day Trips I Long To Take

Seattle

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My visit to Seattle seems like it was just yesterday, but in fact, more than five years have passed. It was the summer before I moved to China and launched Leave Your Daily Hell, a time when I approached travel in an entirely different way. Would you believe, for example, that I didn’t take a […]

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Two Weeks in the Caucasus

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I knew from my experience as a traveler that it was my duty to mercilessly second-guess my first impressions, so you might say I spent my two weeks in the Caucasus waiting for the proverbial “other shoe” to drop.

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Win a Free Trip to Chile’s Atacama Desert

Atacama

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The bad news? Poor choices got in the way of me enjoying Chile’s Atacama desert to its fullest extent. The good news? I’m giving you the chance to make up for my bad decisions.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit the Caucasus

Caucasus

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I hope these photos make you want to visit the Caucasus but more than that, I hope they convey to you the transformation being here manifested in me.

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Marooned in the Land of Cher and Kim Kardashian

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If I could turn back time, I’d skip Armenia and make a porn with Ray-J instead.

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An Offbeat Europe Bucket List

Europe

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Whether you’re a novice Eurotripper or a professional pond hopper, check out these offbeat recommendations for your Europe bucket list.

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The Most Expensive 36 Hours of My Life

Baku-Azerbaijan

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Azerbaijan is expensive, but rich in a way that transcends its dirty oil wealth – and certainly, the $16.67 I paid for each hour I spent there.

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Wasting Time in Georgia’s Fakest Town

Sighnaghi

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Whether you’ve got a trip to Sighnaghi on the horizon or it’s way down your bucket list, these photos should help you make the decision as to whether the town is worth a stop on your Georgia itinerary.

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