Timeline

2023

Jamaica

In November 2023, I returned to Jamaica to explore the incredible food and culture of Montego Bay!

Jamaica Articles & Travel Episodes
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The Netherlands

In October 2023, I returned to The Netherlands after many years to explore its diverse mix of cultures and its dynamic food scene!

The Netherlands Articles & Travel Episodes
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101. Indonesia

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

Indonesia Articles & Travel Episodes
Indonesia | Davidsbeenhere

Jamaica

In mid July of 2023, I headed back to Jamaica for the first time in nearly two decades to properly film the islandโ€™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 Ecuadorโ€™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 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

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.

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94. Kenya ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช

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 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒ

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 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถ

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 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง

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 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พ

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 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ท

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 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

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 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

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

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87. Trinidad and Tobago ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น

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 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ

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 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ง

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 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช

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 Englandโ€™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 cityโ€™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 worldโ€™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 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช

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 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

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 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐ

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 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ

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!

2020

79. Brazil ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท

78. Kosovo ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐ

77. Albania ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑ

76. Bhutan ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡น

Hawaii, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

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2019

75. Kuwait ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผ

74. Armenia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ

73. Uzbekistan ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟ

72. Suriname ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท

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

71. South Korea ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท

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

70. Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต

Orlando, Florida, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

2018

India ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ (India Trip #2)

Charlotte, North Carolina, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Guatemala ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡น (Guatemala Trip #2)

California, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Puerto Rico ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ท

Jacksonville, Florida, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Jackson, Mississippi, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Mexico City, Mexico ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ

Qatar ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

69. India ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ (India Trip #1)

2017

Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

Singapore ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ

68. The Philippines ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ

Thailand ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ

Dallas, Texas, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ

Rhode Island, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Boston, Massachusetts, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Napa Valley, California, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Maine, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Los Angeles, California, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Sanibel Island, Florida, USA ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ (My first vlogs EVER!)

Turkey ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท

67. Latvia ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ป

Ireland ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช

Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

2016

Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น

Curacao ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผ

Hungary ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ

66. Austria ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น

Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช

2015

65. Iceland ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ

Meteora, Greece ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท

64. North Macedonia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐ

63. Qatar ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆ

62. China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ

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