Christina Ammon

5 Ways to Get Off the Well-Marketed Path

My best travel experience was driving a biodiesel clunker across Asia. The truck was built from reclaimed materials (i.e. garbage) and broke down constantly. Once, on the side of a highway, without another tourist for miles around, I remember how uncertain I felt. And how awake. I recognized myself as on a true adventure.

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Are We Safe Anywhere? An American Traveller Confronts Unspeakable Violence at Home and Abroad

"We're coming up on kidnapping season," said the terrorism analyst.

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