Posts by chris2x

I am the host of the Amateur Traveler. The Amateur Traveler is an online travel show that focuses primarily on travel destinations and what are the best places to travel to. It includes both a weekly audio podcast, a video podcast, and a blog.

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Boathouses – Smögen, Sweden – Photo

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Seine River Cruises – save 10%Ralph Velasco On Travel Photography: 101 Tips eBookOne of the ubiquitous features of Western Sweden is the colorful boathouses. For the busy summer months, some boathouses have […]

Win $1000 in Best ATV Day Contest from Kolpin Powersports

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If you love ATV adventures on your vacations and have taken some video of your experiences then you should know about a new contest. On Friday, August 15, 2014, Kolpin Powersports will […]

Natural Harbor – Weather Islands, Sweden – Photo

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I thought that this scene from the Weather Islands was one of the most striking scenes that I saw on my recent trip to Western Sweden. The entire region is made of […]

Travel on a South African Safari – Episode 429 Transcript

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transcript of Travel on a South African Safari – Episode 429 Chris Christensen: Amateur Traveler, episode 429. Today, the Amateur Traveler talks about bush camps, the big five and safari guides as […]

Travel to Iran – Episode 435

Hear about travel to Iran as the Amateur Traveler talks to Shara Johnson from about her recent trip to that country. George W. Bush called it part of the Axis of […]

Oval Office at Clinton Presidential Library – Little Rock, Arkansas – Photo

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Road Trip USA: Cross-Country Adventures on America’s Two-Lane Highways DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: USA This replica of the Oval Office can be found in the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, Arkansas. […]

Travel to Paris, France – Episode 428 Transcript

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transcript of Travel to Paris, France – Episode 428 Chris: It’s Amateur Traveler, episode 428. Today the Amateur Traveler talks about art museums and cathedrals and pastries as we go to Paris, […]

Autumn in London, England

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When we thought our kids were old enough to enjoy international travel, the first place we took them was London. London is a great city for tourists from anywhere but particularly a […]

“Cheap Living Abroad” with Tim Leffel – This Week in Travel 173

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This Week in Travel – Travel News Podcast. Regular hosts Gary Arndt, Jen Leo and Chris Christensen are joined by this week’s guest: Travel Writer Tim Leffel from,  CruiseDirect: Limited inventory on Last Minute […]

Travel to Luxembourg – Episode 434

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Hear about travel to Luxembourg as the Amateur Traveler talks to Rosie Titterington about her adopted country. Rosie had never heard of Luxembourg before moving there, but loves this small but lovely […]