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All things off the beaten path travel

This is your stop for stories and advice on how to experience off the beaten path travel around the globe. Travel author (Talking Tico), filmmaker, podcaster and photographer, Joe Baur, shares his experiences and expert advice on how to travel like a local from Rome to El Salvador complete with recommendations on language learning, books, movies and even podcasts. When he's not writing, he's the host of the Without A Path travel podcast and co-host of Beyond Borders. Have questions? Send an email. Otherwise, happy scrolling.



Verona Travel Guide


Verona, Italy. Maybe you've heard of it? If you have, you've likely seen something about how it's the city that inspired Shakespeare's Rome and Juliet. Perhaps you read somewhere that it's a UNESCO World Heritage city. However you ended up on Verona, the important next step is that you make plans to visit.

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Travel Books, Podcast & Off The Beaten Path Guides

Travel books by Joe Baur and travel guides that get you off the beaten path by featuring personal recommendations and experiences from around the world.