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#NGTRadar: Travel Lately

The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTravel and tag your favorite travel stories with #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog each Wednesday for our Travel Lately roundup.

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The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTravel and tag your favorite travel stories with #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog each Wednesday for our Travel Lately roundup.

The Radar: Travel Lately

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The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog on Wednesdays for our Travel Lately roundup.

Where’s Andrew?

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Where’s our Digital Nomad off to this time? The answer’s inside…

#FriFotos: Space Oddity

This week’s #FriFotos theme is STARS, and with Wednesday’s announcement from the world’s largest atom smasher still making front-page news, we thought we’d pay homage to this exciting milestone. Our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans, recently visited the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland. Check out what he had to say about the experience.

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Last night here at National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C., our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans spoke to a live audience (in-person and on Twitter) about his epic bus journey to Antarctica and how we all can be digital nomads. If you weren’t able to attend last night’s talk, read the recap below and be sure…

This week, Andrew Evans (@WheresAndrew) live-tweeted from a moving dogsled–not such an out-of-the-ordinary commute for our Digital Nomad, who last year traveled by bus 10,000 miles from National Geographic Society headquarters all the way to the tip of South America to board a boat for Antarctica. Those 10,000 miles (and 10,000 Twitter followers) later, he’s…

Yesterday we sat down with our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans for a live Twitter Q&A. Using the hash tag #AskAndrew, his followers and fans peppered him with questions about everything from favorite apps and frequent flier miles to first trips and dream destinations. If you missed yesterday’s chat, catch up by reading the interview

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It has been a busy year for our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans, filled with incredible adventures like mustering brumbies in Australia, diving the Great Barrier Reef, documenting a tragic oil spill affecting endangered penguins on Tristan Da Cunha, crossing the Equator by kayak, dropping in to Munich for Oktoberfest, flying in an authentic WWII bomber, speaking at…

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Our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans just got back from Louisiana where he spent four weeks fishing, chasing alligators, exploring spooky cemeteries, hanging out with vampires, and of course, eating amazing  food. He made us insanely jealous throughout this trip, tweeting photos of tasty crawfish, sugary beignets, and the world’s best jambalaya. Want to relive Andrew’s…

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For this week’s #FriFotos* theme, “Trick or Treat,” we selected this photo of brooding skeletons on Bourbon Street. The photo was taken by our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans who was in New Orleans for Halloween. Check out more photos of the spooky costumes and cemeteries Andrew encountered in Louisiana, and for more New Orleans dispatches…

Our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans, is in New Orleans learning about voodoo, making beignets at Café du Monde, and listening to local musicians. Catch up with his travels by browsing 10 of his most popular Twitter photos in the gallery above. Don’t miss another minute! Discover New Orleans with Andrew in real time by following…

What’s more fun than seeing a baby alligator? Getting to hold one! At least, that’s what our Digital Nomad Andrew Evans thought when he visited the Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge on Louisiana’s Gulf Coast recently.

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Today’s #FriFotos* theme is ONE. Check out these one gallon jugs of Tabasco Sauce that our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans, discovered down in Louisiana. That’s a whole lotta hot sauce! Did you know that Tabasco Sauce was invented in Avery Island, Louisiana back in 1868? Learn more about how the famous condiment is made and…

Where’s Andrew?

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Announcing Our Digital Nomad’s Next Adventure Have you found our Digital Nomad? Andrew Evans hit the road last Friday just over a week after returning from Japan, and he kept his followers guessing on Twitter about his new mystery location. If you haven’t figured it out, here are some clues . . . . @WheresAndrew:…

Where’s Andrew now?  If you guessed Japan, you’re right: our Digital Nomad is currently exploring the Land of the Rising Sun.  And he rose before the sun this week to visit Tokyo’s world-famous Tsukiji Fish Market. Tour the market with him via his tweets below, then hop over to his Digital Nomad blog to see…

Where’s Andrew?

It’s easy to spot our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans in this photo (in case you’re not sure, he’s the one in red,) so we’re making things a bit harder by sending him out in the world again. In fact, this very minute Andrew is back on the road (rather, back on a plane) headed for…

Before he took an epic bus trip to Antarctica, trekked across Australia, flew over Niagara Falls by helicopter, and spotted whales in Quebec, our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans spent time in Odessa writing a guidebook to Ukraine. Here are Andrew’s insider tips to Odessa, Ukraine’s fourth largest city and one he describes as taking “New…

Have you been following along with our digital nomad Andrew Evans as he explores Ontario? If not, catch up with him on Twitter at @WheresAndrew and on his Digital Nomad blog. In the past two weeks he’s:

* tweeted from a WWII Lancaster bomber (right), one of only two still flying
* video-blogged his camping trip in Bronte Creek Regional Park, complete with tweeted toasted marshmallows & ghost stories
* photographed Niagara Falls from a helicopter
* blogged his visit to the home of Alexander Graham Bell where the first telephone call was made, & tromped through mud & nettles to find AGB’s “Dreaming Place”
* photo-tweeted an elegant 7-course dinner in Toronto
* met some hipsters in Yorkville
* organized a @WheresAndrew tweetup in Toronto and met several of his devoted followers

One of his followers commented:
“I love that @WheresAndrew’s tweets always sound like haikus.” –@ehalvey

Here are a few of our favorite tweets from his recent adventures:

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Our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans, is in Ontario sharing his travel adventures via photography, tweets, and video (just to name a few.) His latest dispatch comes from the town of Brantford and the homestead of Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the telephone and one of the original founders of the National Geographic Society. Read more…

World Oceans Day

Here at National Geographic our mission is to “inspire people to care about the planet.” Today on World Oceans Day, we help place a call to action to preserve one of the planet’s most important natural resources. This ode to the ocean by our Digital Nomad, Andrew Evans– who sailed across the Atlantic aboard the…

All good things must come to an end, and today Andrew Evans heads home from Australia. We’ve had a great time following him as he spent the last two months exploring the country, and we thank all of you for your hard work coming up with the answers to his clues. For today’s final clue,…

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Our intrepid traveler, Andrew Evans has been crisscrossing Australia by train, plane, and automobile (and helicopter, boat, and hot air balloon). Where is he now? Check out today’s clue and make your best guess at our online Clues Gallery. January 28, 2011 The weather in Sydney is funny: You wake up one day and it’s…

Where’s Andrew? Photo Clue #42

We here in Washington spent last evening wishing we were sunning ourselves on the beach with Andrew Evans, instead of digging ourselves out of the snowstorm that hit the East Coast. Luckily, we get to live vicariously through Andrew for a few more days. Make your best guess on today’s clue over at our Clues…

Where’s Andrew? Photo Clue #41

Happy Australia Day! Andrew Evans spent the day talking with the locals before he snapped a picture of today’s clue. Make your best guess at our online Clues Gallery. January 26, 2011 On Australia’s birthday, the streets were jam packed, with people and history that go way back; I saw this cool car and though…