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A home for all the untold travel stories. The kind of stories you'd tell your friends in the pub when you return from a trip, but wouldn't dream of publishing in a guidebook. In The Rough Guide to Everywhere we chat with people who inspire us from around the world – comedians, authors, adventurers – with travel stories to tell. Plus dispatches on the road from our team of Rough Guides writers. The series is hosted by Rough Guides travel editor Greg Dickinson (@greg_dickinson).

A home for all the untold travel stories. The kind of stories you'd tell your friends in the pub when you return from a trip, but wouldn't dream of publishing in a guidebook. In The Rough Guide to Everywhere we chat with people who inspire us from around the world – comedians, authors, adventurers – with travel stories to tell. Plus dispatches on the road from our team of Rough Guides writers. The series is hosted by Rough Guides travel editor Greg Dickinson (@greg_dickinson).
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A home for all the untold travel stories. The kind of stories you'd tell your friends in the pub when you return from a trip, but wouldn't dream of publishing in a guidebook. In The Rough Guide to Everywhere we chat with people who inspire us from around the world – comedians, authors, adventurers – with travel stories to tell. Plus dispatches on the road from our team of Rough Guides writers. The series is hosted by Rough Guides travel editor Greg Dickinson (@greg_dickinson).

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Episodes

In search of the northern lights

12/20/2017
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In this episode Greg travels to Finnish Lapland to embark on a hunt for the northern lights. This is Greg's last episode of the Rough Guide to Everywhere, but keep an eye on Rough Guides' social channels and roughguides.com to find out about exciting upcoming projects. And to find out what Greg's up to next, follow him on Twitter @greg_dickinson or Instagram @travelographs. Greg travelled to Finland with The Aurora Zone, the UK’s first and only dedicated Northern Lights holiday company....

Duration:00:36:53

From Kenya to Bolivia: on the road with Rough Guides

11/29/2017
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At any one time, somewhere, there is a Rough Guides author on the road, crossing a country on a rickety bus, scribbling notes on the back of a receipt, or propping up a bar in a one-horse town. All in the name of making sure that the Rough Guide slotted in your backpack is as reliable, up-to-date and honest as ever. In this week's episode we hear from Shafik Meghji, who is just back from updating the Rough Guide to Bolivia. Shafik visits a lost civilization in the depths of the Bolivian...

Duration:00:32:39

The Extraordinary Life of Aboriginal Storyteller Francis Firebrace

11/12/2017
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Cowboy, pirate, storyteller, cultural educator, soft-porn photographer. 81-year-old Francis Firebrace has led an extraordinary life. In this episode, Greg chats with Francis in his Surrey home. Francis shares his incredible life story, and tells some of the Aboriginal stories that he is known and loved for.

Duration:00:23:55

The Natural Navigator

10/29/2017
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In a world where we rely so heavily on GPS to get from A to B, it is easy to tune out from the natural navigational cues that surround us. In this episode, Rough Guides editor Greg Dickinson travels to Barnham in West Sussex to meet up with Tristan Gooley, the "Natural Navigator", to discover how to create an internal compass using the logic of nature.

Duration:00:41:30