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A Conversation with Tom Miller

This week, Kristin met with Tom Miller over coffee in Tucson, Arizona. Tom’s illustrious career has taken him on treks through the US-Mexico borderlands, Cuba, Latin America, Africa, and Europe, and

An Interview with Peter Mandel

Peter Mandel has spread his love of travel across generations: not only has he authored nine children’s books, he writes for the travel sections of such publications as The Washington Post

A Conversation with Rolf Potts

Rolf Potts has been called the “Jack Kerouac of the Internet Age,” and for good reason. His international travels have taken him hitchhiking across Eastern Europe, traversing Israel on foot, bicycling

A Conversation with Bruce Northam

Bruce Northam and I go way back and I feel like we’ve been joined at the hip for ages, with his Globetrotter Dogma book showing up next to my World’s Cheapest

A Conversation with Mike Gerrard

Mike Gerrard’s newest essay collection, Snakes Alive, covers an evocative ensemble of award-winning travel experiences:  pick it up and you might flip to his account of eating snake in China, his