Travel Tales by AFAR

Travel, at its best, changes the way we see the world. Join us each week as we dig into stories from people who took a trip—and came home transformed. Though COVID-19 has stalled many travel plans, Travel Tales by AFAR is your ticket to the world—no passport required. You can find more information at afar.com/traveltales.

Places & Travel
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AFAR recommends: "Voyage to Montréal" from Not ...
12 min
2
Rough Waters: Kayaking Blind Through the Grand ...
34 min
3
The Highways That Carry Us Home
19 min
4
In Ghana, a Chef Finds Open Arms—and Open Kitchens
24 min
5
A British Violinist Embraces the Music of the A...
18 min
6
Bonus Episode: Introducing About the Journey
18 min
7
The Māori Village Where New Zealand Tourism Began
20 min
8
Why Johnson City, Tennessee, Is My Nepal
21 min
9
Searching for Inspiration in the Norwegian Arctic
20 min
10
Tuscany Is a Book-Lover’s Paradise
15 min
11
Lessons About Travel—and Friendship—from the Wo...
16 min
12
Comedian Michelle Buteau: I Got Stood Up in Paris!
25 min
13
Comedian Atsuko Okatsuka (Kinda) Finds Her Dad ...
14 min
14
Finding Home in London's Carnival
15 min
15
Chasing a Lost Recipe in the Philippines
14 min
16
Inside a Daring Giraffe Rescue in Kenya
13 min
17
The Healing Power of Maine's Forests
13 min
18
Season 2 Trailer: The World Awaits
1 min
19
Embracing the Unknown in Rio de Janeiro
12 min
20
In India, Learning to Speak the Language of the...
14 min
21
Ghana’s Outstretched Hand
15 min
22
The First Female Flamenco Guitarists, Turning S...
13 min
23
What a Canadian Train Trip Can Teach Us About K...
13 min
24
A Walk on Japan's Quiet Side
14 min
25
In Pursuit of Portugal
12 min
26
How to See the Morocco Most Tourists Don't
16 min
27
Is Amsterdam Really as Tolerant as It Seems?
12 min
28
A Malaysian Chef Traces Her Roots
15 min
29
Why a Train Trip Across the U.S. Is the Fastest...
16 min
30
The Incredibly True Story of Renting a Friend i...
22 min
31
Why Did I Bring a Teenager to Venice?
13 min
32
Negin Farsad: There’s No Place Like Kansas City
14 min
33
A Blind Man’s Trip Will Change the Way You Thin...
13 min
34
Introducing: Travel Tales by AFAR
1 min