This Week In Travel – Episode 27

This week Jen Leo couldn’t make it so we had two guests: Juila Dimon and Chris Grey Faust. We talk about Kevin Smith being too fat. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts

Living is Easy, Bangkok Edition

First, let me say I haven’t forgotten about the rest of my street food adventure. Suffice to say I’m still mostly eating street food. My final installments in the series will be video and a photo essay, so I’m taking my time. I’ve finally caught up on all my photo editing. I haven’t been in …

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This Week in Travel – Episode 26

This week’s guests were Sean Keener of BootsNAll and Andrew Evans who called in from Ushuaia, Argentina, the southernmost city in the world. He spent 40 days traveling there on buses from Washington DC. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Stories This Week Andrew reports from Ushaia, Argentina after 40 days of bus travel from Washington, DC. …

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Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site

Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site - UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site World Heritage inscription : Cahokia Mounds is the largest and earliest pre-Columbian settlement north of Mexico. It was occupied primarily during the Mississippian period (800–1350) when it covered over 1,600 hectares (3,950 acres) and included some 120 mounds. It is the pre-eminent example of a cultural, religious, and economic …

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Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky

Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky

From the World Heritage inscription for Mammoth Cave National Park: Mammoth Cave is the most extensive cave system in the world, with over 285 miles (456 km) of surveyed cave passageways within the property (and at least another 80 miles [128 km] outside the property). The park illustrates a number of stages of the Earth’s …

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