Timeline

2023

101. Indonesia

At the end of August 2023, I took my first trip to Indonesia to explore the island nation’s cuisine, culture, and history!!

Indonesia Articles & Travel Episodes
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Jamaica

In mid July of 2023, I headed back to Jamaica for the first time in nearly two decades to properly film the island’s food and culture for the first time!!

Jamaica Articles & Travel Episodes
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100. Luxembourg

In late July 2023, I finally reached my landmark 100th country, Luxembourg, and explored its luxurious lifestyle, culture, and cuisine with my friends Tasos and Marina!

Luxembourg Articles & Travel Episodes
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99. Belgium

In late July of 2023, my friend Tasos and I explored the wonders of Belgian culture and cuisine in my 99th country, Belgium!

Belgium Articles & Travel Episodes
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Ecuador

In late April and early May of 2023, I joined a traveler friend of mine for an unforgettable experience living with a tribe in Ecuador’s Amazon Rainforest to learn more about the local food and culture!

Ecuador Articles & Travel Episodes
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98. Grenada

In March of 2023, I spent five incredible days on the Caribbean island nation of Grenada to explore its food, natural beauty, Rasta culture, and more!.

Grenada Articles & Travel Episodes
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97. Belize

In February of 2023, I hopped a quick flight to Belize to explore the cities of San Pedro, Belize City, Belmopan, and Placencia. I also took a quick detour to Guatemala!.

Belize Articles & Travel Episodes
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96. Argentina

In January of 2023, I took a personal vacation to Argentina to meet up with a friend, beginning in Buenos Aires before heading down to the Patagonia region.

Argentina Articles & Travel Episodes
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2022

95. Saudi Arabia 🇸🇦

In December of 2022, I flew to Saudi Arabia to explore the history and culture in Riyadh, Buraydah, Hail, Medina, Jeddah, and Jazan, with a trip out to the desert to visit the beautiful ancient ruins of Al-Ula.

Saudi Arabia Articles & Travel Episodes
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94. Kenya 🇰🇪

In November 2022, my friend Tasos and I explored the Kenyan cities of Nairobi and Mombasa, before going on safari in Maasai Mara National Park and ending in Nakuru.

93. Dominica 🇩🇲

My post-production manager Nate and I spent a week exploring this gem of an island, from its gorgeous beaches to its dense tropical jungles.

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92. Iraq 🇮🇶

My friend Tasos and I had the time of our lives exploring the food, culture, and history of this often-misunderstood country, from Baghdad to ancient Babylon to the remote marshlands in the far south.

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91. Barbados 🇧🇧

I teamed up with my friends Craig and Nerissa for an epic trip around Barbados to explore the incredible wonders of Bajan cuisine and the vibrant island culture.

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90. Guyana 🇬🇾

I spent nearly two weeks exploring this small South American nation, from the capital city, Georgetown, to remote villages in the jungle, to one of the most epic waterfalls in the world!

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89. Iran 🇮🇷

For nearly two weeks, I teamed up with my friend Hamid, a.k.a. Mr. Taster, to dive into Iranian cuisine and culture, from Tehran to Yazd to Isfahan and everywhere in-between.

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88. Nicaragua 🇳🇮

My friend Carlos and I dove deep into the street food and culture of this Latin-American country, with adventures everywhere from Leon to Managua to the stunning volcanic island of Ometepe.

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Orlando, Florida, USA 🇺🇸

After exploring Trinidad and Tobago, I headed up to Orlando to check out the city’s Trini and West Indian food scene!

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87. Trinidad and Tobago 🇹🇹

My buddy and superstar chef Jason Peru and I joined forces for an unforgettable road trip across Trinidad and Tobago, diving into the rich local cuisine to try everything from doubles to saheena to bake and shark!

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86. Oman 🇴🇲

From the capital city of Muscat to the scorching Sharqiya Sands desert to the beautiful coast in Sur, I spent nearly two weeks exploring this gorgeous country on the Arabian Peninsula.

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85. Lebanon 🇱🇧

I teamed up with local guides Nico and Armand for a once-in-a-lifetime trip through Lebanon to explore its amazing cuisine and long history, from Beirut to Sidon to the ruins of Baalbek.

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2021

84. United Arab Emirates 🇦🇪

Over a week and a half, I teamed up with friends like Trevor James (The Food Ranger), Peyman al-Awadhi, and Minority Taste for mouthwatering Indian and Emirati food tours through Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah!

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California

In late 2021, I traveled to California to team up with several social media influencers, actors, and celebrities to teach them about the wonders of Indian cuisine!

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New Hampshire & Massachusetts

In the fall of 2021, I teamed up with my buddy Chef Keith Sarasin to dive into New England’s Indian food scene with a road trip through New Hampshire and Massachusetts!

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New York City & New Jersey (Trip #2)

In the fall of 2021, I returned to New York City for round two as I explored even more of the city’s vast and varied food culture!

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Phoenix, Arizona, USA

In the fall of 2021, I linked up with my good friends Mark Wiens and Chef Nikita Bhuyan for a 72-hour food adventure in Phoenix, Arizona!

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New York City & New Jersey (Trip #1)

In the summer of 2021, I set out to explore the food culture in one of the world’s most diverse and cosmopolitan cities, New York City, and nearby New Jersey!

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Washington, D.C.

In the summer of 2021, I spent 24 whirlwind hours exploring the Indian food scene in Washington, D.C.!

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83. Georgia 🇬🇪

Across nearly two unforgettable weeks, I teamed up with my guides Sophie and Tim to explore the cuisine, culture, and history of the Republic of Georgia, from the capital Tbilisi, to the Kakheti wine region, to the beautiful seaside port of Batumi.

82. Ukraine 🇺🇦

Across two weeks, I teamed up with three amazing Tours by Locals guides to explore the beautiful Ukrainian cities of Kyiv, Lviv, and Odessa, as well as the Transcarpathia Region further south.

81. Pakistan 🇵🇰

In early 2021, my friends at Manaky brought me to Pakistan to explore the incredible street food and history of this misunderstood country, from Karachi to Islamabad to its unofficial food capital, Lahore.

80. Ghana 🇬🇭

I teamed up with my friends at Jolinaiko Eco Tours for a life-changing trip through Ghana, diving into the street food, culture, wildlife, and history from Accra and Cape Coast to the craft villages outside of Kumasi and Mole National Park!

2019

72. Suriname 🇸🇷

One of the most culturally diverse countries in the world, Suriname is home to large Amerindian, Dutch, Indonesian, Chinese, and Indian populations, and it’s all reflected in the local food and culture!

71. South Korea 🇰🇷

My travel buddy Sam and I spent two weeks exploring South Korea’s biggest cities, Seoul and Busan, as well as the cultural and historical hotspots Daegu and Gyeongju!

Orlando, Florida, USA 🇺🇸

2018

India 🇮🇳 (India Trip #2)

Charlotte, North Carolina, USA 🇺🇸

Guatemala 🇬🇹 (Guatemala Trip #2)

Jacksonville, Florida, USA 🇺🇸

Jackson, Mississippi, USA 🇺🇸

Mexico City, Mexico 🇲🇽

69. India 🇮🇳 (India Trip #1)

2017

68. The Philippines 🇵🇭

Dallas, Texas, USA 🇺🇸

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 🇲🇽

Boston, Massachusetts, USA 🇺🇸

Napa Valley, California, USA 🇺🇸

Los Angeles, California, USA 🇺🇸

Sanibel Island, Florida, USA 🇺🇸 (My first vlogs EVER!)

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