A former TSA agent spills. Appalling stuff. (politico.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 4 years ago Transport Travel News
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Beautiful, deliciously creepy-looking pics of mid-American ghost towns (slate.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 4 years ago Cities History & Heritage Photo Essay

Returning Londoner Flora Baker sees home anew (floratheexplorer.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 4 years ago Cities Culture Expat Life

The urban explorers of the ex-USSR (bbc.co.uk)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 4 years ago Adventure History & Heritage Sports & Active
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On being a woman travelling in India who makes a point of smiling. (candaceroserardon.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Backpacking Tips & Advice
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How To Get A UK Emergency Passport: An Utter Idiot’s Guide (mikesowden.org)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Budget Travel Tips & Advice

"Flight 447: We Cannot Penetrate This Weather". Blood-curdling. (uncorneredmarket.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Adventure Transport

The slippery, evolving word that defines what it is to be Swedish. (slate.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Culture
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Amazing photos of trees as places of sanctuary, from Steve McCurry. (stevemccurry.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Photo Essay
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"Pity the dark" - Kathleen Jamie on Orkney and the appeal of darkness. (books.theguardian.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Nature & Outdoor
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Travel resources page from Uncornered Market = ton of useful stuff. (uncorneredmarket.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Tips & Advice Backpacking
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How do you find (or attract) good travel stories? A few thoughts... (mikesowden.org)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Tips & Advice

ATL24: A day in the life of Atlanta airport - beautiful work by CNN. (edition.cnn.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Photo Essay Transport
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A capsule hotel in Osaka that just wants you gone, ASAP. Eerie/weird. (theverge.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Budget Travel Hotels
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AA Gill's profile of London ('12) - gnarly, fun, captures it perfectly (nytimes.com)

Discovered by Mike Sowden 5 years ago Cities