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What’s Your Favorite Country in the World?

2 Jun , 2013
Created by Ed Graham

One of the first things I’m asked when people find out I travel is, “what’s your favorite country?” Most travelers I know can’t answer this question, and I never could either. There’s far too much awesomeness out there to pick just one place. And then I went to Mongolia. Mongolia is my favorite country in […]

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How to Travel on The Trans Siberian Railway

28 May , 2013
Created by Ed Graham

Eight Days on a Train?! I had nothing but questions before I set off for my first trip on the Trans Siberian Railway: How do you spend 8 days on a train? Is it dangerous? What condition is the train in? Who are the other riders and what’s it like to share a train car with […]

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Video! Welcome to the Trans Siberian Railway

11 Apr , 2013
Created by Ed Graham

Welcome to my first video! It’s a summary of Trans Siberian train travel covering two separate trips – once westbound in late fall on the Trans Mongolian route from Shanghai to Moscow, and once eastbound in winter on the classic Trans Siberian route from Tallinn to Vladivostok. The video’s best watched in full screen (click […]

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Don’t Miss these Overlooked and Underrated Destinations

10 Feb , 2013
Created by Ed Graham

The Westfjords of Iceland The Westfjords are difficult to get to. The roads are windy, mountainous, often unpaved, and they seem to go on forever. As a result many travelers skip the area entirely. But if you enjoy stunning vistas, jaw dropping fjords, and getting off the beaten path, the extra time is well worth […]

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What it’s Like to Travel on the Trans Siberian Railroad in Pictures

7 Jan , 2013
Created by Ed Graham

I’ve traveled a lot since my first big international trip got me hooked 6 years ago. Of all my travels I can confidently say that the most epic among them has been the Trans Siberian Railroad. When I got back from the trip I wasn’t sure if I’d ever top the intense, month long travel buzz I experienced when […]

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