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Filter Out the Safety Noise on International Travel

There have been times in my travel life where I’ve practically had a location to myself. Tens of thousands of tourists canceled trips to India when I was there the first time, in the mid-1990s, because a plague had broken out
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Paddling West Papau, Overnighting in a Turkish Prison, and those Dogon Hidden People in Mali

It’s time for the August 2014 issue of Perceptive Travel, where I happen to be founder and editor. It launched in 2006 and is still alive and kicking, so we must be doing something right. This month we go off the
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A Forgotten Capital, Pilgrim Salt Shakers, and a Goat Turned Into a Harp

The latest issue of Perceptive Travel is out now, with great travel stories from wandering book authors. This month we travel to Massachusetts, Ontario, and Uganda, plus we check out some noteworthy books and world music. To get you in the

Photo Capitalism, City Girl Meets Nature, and Big Fish Gone Missing

The summer is coming to an unofficial end and it’s time for the September 2013 issue of Perceptive Travel. As usual we’ve got some of the best travel stories from book authors on the move. This month coming to you from
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Can You Really Travel on the Cheap in Africa? Let’s Ask HoboTraveler Andy Graham

Each time I put out a new edition of The World’s Cheapest Destinations, I always try to find a way to get another African country in there and always come up short when I start digging into the research. So I