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Chris

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My girlfriend and I like to do what others don't to see what others miss. Sometimes it works out, sometimes it doesn't.

The "Kombucha on Steroids" You Gotta Try In Mexico City

theunconventionalroute.com · 3 yrs by Chris

Forget tequila and mezcal. This is the original Mexican alcohol. And it's on the comeback.

Airbnb's Pros And Cons Versus Hotels: Time For A Wake-up Call

theunconventionalroute.com · almost 2 years by Chris

Airbnb isn't the obvious choice that it used to be for us when we travel. Now more than ever, we weight the pros and cons of Airbnb versus hotels be..

Marrakech Medina Guide: How To Be More Bedazzled, Less Hassled

theunconventionalroute.com · almost 2 years by Chris

Kim and I were dreading our visit to the Marrakech medina. Friends told us it was one of their least favorite places in the world. They warned us..

Medellin's Top Fitness Spot. Literally

theunconventionalroute.com · over 3 years by Chris

We'd watched awe-inspiring Instagram videos of guys working out on top of a mountain with wicked Medellin views as the backdrop. We'd also seen a di..

How Many Countries Have You Visited? Maybe Stop Counting

theunconventionalroute.com · over 1 year by Chris

The question, "How many countries have you been to?" is as misguided as "How many people have you slept with?" Stop counting for everyone's benefit.

20 Best Restaurants In Medellin For 20 Different Cravings

theunconventionalroute.com · 3 yrs by Chris

Nobody can claim to be able to tell you the definitive "best" restaurants in any city. Not even travel bloggers. There are too many restaurants to t..

8+ Only In Vancouver Dining Experiences Worth Going Out Of Your Way To Try

theunconventionalroute.com · over 3 years by Chris

You won’t find any trendy places here—no restaurants with food that people spend more time taking Instagram photos of than eating. Those places may ..

Ask Yourself These Questions Before Assuming Bogota Sucks

theunconventionalroute.com · over 3 years by Chris

For me, the answer to, “Is Bogota worth visiting?” was a big fat NO. Only one guy had ever raved (positively) about it, so with so much else to ..