• Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland - Episode 456
    Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland - Episode 456
  • Travel to Seville, Spain - Episode 451
    Travel to Seville, Spain - Episode 451
  • Travel to the Mainland of Greece - Episode 449
    Travel to the Mainland of Greece - Episode 449
  • Travel to Lisbon, Portugal - Episode 448
    Travel to Lisbon, Portugal - Episode 448
  • Travel to the Island of Madeira - Episode 447
    Travel to the Island of Madeira - Episode 447
 
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Travel to Europe

The “Old World” streches from the sun-drenched Mediteranean in the South to the Fjords of Norway and Lapland in the North. It reaches from the Emerald Island in the West to the Ural Mountains in the East. Europe is 6.8% of the Earth’s land area and contains 11% of its population. Tourists come to Europe to enjoy its food and its culture, its history and its people. It is the home of western civilization and the focus for 2 world wars.

Much of Europe is united and travelers can pass across many of its borders without passport control and can use the euro in many of its nations. It is connected in many places by high speed train and by budget airlines. Eastern Europe is less expensive than Western Europe. Southern Europe is more lively and chaotic while Northern Europe is more orderly and punctual.

Travel to the Island of Guernsey – Walks, Activities, Driving, Festivals, Accomodations

Travel to the Island of Guernsey – Walks, Activities, Driving, Festivals, Accomodations

Just four by six miles in size, the island of Guernsey sits in the English Channel south of England and 30 miles west of France. Guernsey’s cobbled streets, picturesque seafront, 800-year-old Castle …
Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland – Episode 456

Hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland – Episode 456

Hear about hiking the Kings Trail (Kungsleden) in Swedish Lapland as the Amateur Traveler talks to Agata from nullnfull.com about this northern and rugged portion of Sweden. Agata says, “Lapland is all …
Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449 Transcript

Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449 Transcript

transcript of Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449 Chris: Amateur Traveler, episode 449. Today, the Amateur Traveler talks about ancient oracles, medieval monasteries and, of course, the Acropolis, as …
Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448 Transcript

Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448 Transcript

transcript of Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448 Amateur Traveler Episode #448. Today the Amateur traveler talks about seafood, earthquakes, explorers and Fado music as we go to Lisbon, Portugal. Chris: …
Travel to the Island of Madeira – Episode 447 Transcript

Travel to the Island of Madeira – Episode 447 Transcript

transcript of Travel to the Island of Madeira – Episode 447 Chris: Amateur Traveler episode 447. Today the Amateur Traveler talks about seafood and hiking and wine as we go to the …
Travel to Seville, Spain – Episode 451

Travel to Seville, Spain – Episode 451

Hear about travel to Seville, Spain as the Amateur Traveler talks to Cat Gaa from sunshineandsiestas.com about life in her adopted city. Hear about what to see, do and eat in Seville. After studying abroad …
Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449

Travel to the Mainland of Greece – Episode 449

Hear about travel to the mainland of Greece as the Amateur Traveler talks to Margherita Ragg from thecrowdedplanet.com about one of her favorite countries. Margherita comes from Italy so she has traveled …
Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448

Travel to Lisbon, Portugal – Episode 448

Hear about travel to Lisbon, Portugal as the Amateur Traveler talks to Nelson Carvalheiro about the capital of his native country. Nelson recommends we start in the old quarter where the people …
Travel to Slovakia – Episode 442 Transcript

Travel to Slovakia – Episode 442 Transcript

transcript of Travel to Slovakia – Episode 442 Chris: Amateur Traveler Episode 442. Today the Amateur Traveler talks about wine, and palaces, mountains, and mudbaths, as we go to Slovakia. Chris: Welcome to …
Travel to the Island of Madeira – Episode 447

Travel to the Island of Madeira – Episode 447

Hear about travel to the island of Madeira as the Amateur Traveler talks to Jörgen Abrahamsson who is a tour guide from Tue Nordic in this small Portuguese possession. Madeira is volcanic …