• Travel to Indonesia and the Island of Komodo - Episode 410
    Travel to Indonesia and the Island of Komodo - Episode 410
  • Travel to Vanuatu - Episode 366
    Travel to Vanuatu - Episode 366
  • Travel to Samoa - Episode 357
    Travel to Samoa - Episode 357
  • Travel to New Zealand's South Island - Episode 341
    Travel to New Zealand's South Island - Episode 341
  • Travel to The Island of Java in Indonesia - Episode 333
    Travel to The Island of Java in Indonesia - Episode 333
 
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Travel to the Pacific

Travelers to the Pacific are usually looking for white sandy beaches and palm trees swaying in the wind. But what they may not expect are ancient ruins, facinating wildlife, rich culture and the experience of swimming with wales.

Travel to Indonesia and the Island of Komodo – Episode 410

Travel to Indonesia and the Island of Komodo – Episode 410

Hear about travel to Indonesia as the Amateur Traveler talks to repeat guest Chris Willis about his trip to Indonesia. The main objective of Chris’s trip was to photograph Komodo dragons in …
Cebu’s Top 3 Tourist Spots

Cebu’s Top 3 Tourist Spots

Cebu is a small yet immensely popular island in the Philippines.  It is also the location of the first Spanish settlement of the country; this is where Ferdinand Magellan landed, fought and …
Komodo Dragons, Visiting the Largest Lizards in the World

Komodo Dragons, Visiting the Largest Lizards in the World

As a traveler and nature-lover, I’ve had one thing on my life-list for years. I wanted to go to see the largest lizard in the world, the famous Komodo Dragons. They are …
Mauri Dance at Te Puia – Rotorua, New Zealand – Daily Photo

Mauri Dance at Te Puia – Rotorua, New Zealand – Daily Photo

This dancer is working to preserve one of the traditional Mauri dances at Te Puia outside Rotorua, New Zealand. At Te Puia you can see geothermal activity and Mauri art and culture …
Museum Te Papa Tongarewa – Wellington, New Zealand – Daily Photo

Museum Te Papa Tongarewa – Wellington, New Zealand – Daily Photo

Explore New Zealand in a "Spaceship" RVNew Zealand bus tours on Stray You would think this photo was taken in the middle of a rain forrest but it is actually part of …
School Room at Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) – Auckland, New Zealand – Daily Photo

School Room at Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) – Auckland, New Zealand – Daily Photo

Explore New Zealand in a "Spaceship" RVNew Zealand bus tours on Stray The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT) in Auckland, New Zealand is, despite the name, also a great cultural museum. …
Travel to Vanuatu – Episode 366

Travel to Vanuatu – Episode 366

Hear about travel to Vanuatu as the Amateur Traveler talks again to Chris Willis. Chris has been on the Amateur Traveler before talking about remote adventures like swimming with wales in Tonga, …
3 Off the Beaten Path Destinations in Indonesia

3 Off the Beaten Path Destinations in Indonesia

Indonesia has more approximately 14.000 islands and even though tourism is growing in Indonesia there are whole cultures that people are not connecting with. Here are three suggestions of off the beaten path …
Maori Meeting House – Waitangi Treaty Grounds, New Zealand – Daily Photo

Maori Meeting House – Waitangi Treaty Grounds, New Zealand – Daily Photo

New Zealand bus tours on StrayExplore New Zealand in a "Spaceship" RVThis meeting house at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds in New Zealand near the Bay of Islands was where the English and …
Travel to Samoa – Episode 357

Travel to Samoa – Episode 357

Hear about travel to Samoa as the Amateur Traveler talks to Jade Johnston from OurOyster.com about their recent trip to this remote pacific destination. Samoa is composed of two islands just north …