Because every story has an origin.
In another life this site went by a different name and churned out many a travel post. Organized by country, you can navigate to every article ever written both pre and post The Travel Dispatch. Browse the map above (or the icons below) to find out the who, what, where, when, why, and how of travel experiences throughout the world. Next time it could be you crashing a father/son reunion in Scotland, attending a Guatemalan funeral, singing along with Buranonese gondoliers, falling down waterfalls in Portugal, sleeping with wild dingoes, or climbing a 13,000ft volcano while completely out of shape. You may also come across practical information and off-the-beaten path destination guides. My lawyers advised me to tell you to take my advice at your own risk. Happy Travels!