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  • Hometown

    Seattle, Wash., U.S.A.

  • Location now

    Quito, Ecuador

  • Work published

    Triangle Business Journal, Mezcla Magazine, the Fountain Magazine, Voices

  • Travel philosophy

    Travel when you can.

  • Bizarre experience

    Eating and dancing with a bedouin clan outside of Sharm el Sheik, Egypt.

  • Advice

    Just keep going.

  • Dream destination


  • Traveled before

    Austria, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Scotland, Netherlands, France, Belgium, Czech Republic, Croatia, Egypt, Israel, Vietnam, Thailand, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Uruguay, Ecuador

  • Going next

    Not sure

Daniel T. Johnson's Guide Book Entries


  • Pirates and the Sacking of Cartagena

    May 19, 2008 - Cartagena, Colombia

    Cartagena attracts visitors year-round, most of whom journey to this coastal hub to enjoy all that the Caribbean port town ......

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  • Colombia's Climate

    Nov 16, 2007 - Colombia

    Colombia has two seasons—wet and dry—though you can experience each more than once in a calendar year depending on where ......

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  • Colombia's Languages

    Nov 16, 2007 - Colombia

    Spanish is the official language of Colombia. Not all Colombians speak the same, however, as the spoken Spanish varies (sometimes ......

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  • Santa Cruz

    Nov 11, 2009 - Santa Cruz, Bolivia

    With 1.5 million people, Santa Cruz de la Sierra (commonly referred to as Santa Cruz) is the largest city in ......

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  • The Lake District

    Jan 07, 2008 - Argentina

    Argentina’s Lake District marks the northernmost reaches of Patagonia, and like the rest of the fabled region it offers a ......

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  • Pucón

    Jun 23, 2007 - Pucón, Chile

    Pushed up to the banks of the Lago Villarrica, the tiny tourist town of Pucón has more to offer than ......

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  • Penthouse 1004

    Apr 03, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    Renowned as one of the best hostels in Argentina, Penthouse 1004 epitomizes backpacker bang for the buck. The highlight of ......

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  • Jodanga Backpacker’s Hostel

    Nov 14, 2007 - Santa Cruz, Bolivia

    A short walk from the heart of Santa Cruz, the airport and the main bus terminal, Jodanga is a relatively ......

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  • Huellas Andinas Hostel

    Oct 08, 2007 - Mendoza, Argentina

    Located two blocks off Plaza Independencia, this backpacker house is within walking distance of all of Mendoza’s attractions. The hostel ......

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  • Almacen del Sur Delicatessen and Restaurant

    May 05, 2008 - Argentina

    For anyone who appreciates the finer things in life, the fine-foods gift shop and restaurant in Maipú is a must ......

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  • Tienda del Sol Restaurant

    Apr 08, 2008 - San Rafael, Argentina

    An affordable restaurant aimed toward families and tourists, Tienda del Sol tries for the finer dining-type experience, with tables topped ......

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  • The Vines of Mendoza

    Apr 08, 2008 - Mendoza, Argentina

    For those frustrated by Mendoza’s lack of wine tourism infrastructure, Vines of Mendoza is a refreshing alternative. Offering a wine ......

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  • Teleferico Cerro Otto

    Mar 28, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    One of a few teleferico options in Bariloche, the Cerro Otto gondola ride is probably the easiest to access thanks ......

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  • Tango Show at Cafe Tortoni

    Jan 18, 2008 - Centro, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    While Café Tortoni still pulls an even distribution of locals and tourists, the tango shows offered by the long-time establishment ......

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  • Jardín Zoologico

    Nov 14, 2007 - Santa Cruz, Bolivia

    Jardín Zoológico, considered by many to be the best in Bolivia, is a great alternative for viewing endangered wildlife if ......

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  • Bikes and Wines - City

    Apr 08, 2008 - Mendoza, Argentina

    If you can say only one about Bikes and Wines, it’s that they have certainly mastered the art of marketing. ......

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  • Bikes and Wines - Chacras

    Apr 08, 2008 - Mendoza, Argentina

    From the creator of Bikes and Wines – Maipú comes another wine-touring option: Bikes and Wines – Chacras. There is ......

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  • Huala Turismo Aventura

    Apr 08, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    This outfit, along one of the town’s main drags, splits its time as a licensed North Face retailer and an ......

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  • Cicles Adelcor

    Apr 08, 2008 - San Rafael, Argentina

    San Rafael is not a large city, and with a little determination and sweat you can easily see the city ......

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  • Quality Tienda de Vinos

    Apr 08, 2008 - San Rafael, Argentina

    As the owner of this boutique wine retail store says, “you won’t find any of the wines sold in this ......

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  • Familia Weiss Ahumador

    Apr 03, 2008 - Bariloche, Argentina

    The retail side of the Weiss family’s cured meats conglomerate, this gift store is the perfect place to pick up ......

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