Welcome to the Twenty-Something Traveler – the travel podcast dedicated entirely to the twenty-something in search of adventure! I’m your host, DJ Jess, and you can find me at —
This week is the first installment of a three-part winter travel series where I’ll give you my top five secret travel spots in the U.S., Europe, Asai, and more! This week, it’s the U.S.!
Then we’re chatting with Justin Ames, founder of The Velvet Rocket, an online magazine of travel stories that focus on the underreported and unique cultures of the world.
You can find The Velvet Rocket at–
(Irregular Fighters in Belarus, Photo by Eleonora Giuliani as featured on The Velvet Rocket)
(Ice Delivery-Hodeida Fish Market, Photo by Justin Ames, as featured on The Velvet Rocket)
Get spiritual with Spiritual Mick! | read
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen
Ben made long walks a part of his quarantine routine once conditions in New York City were safe enough for that activity. On one of those walks, he was faced with a split-second decision to abandon all the caution he’d previously practiced (and which he discussed in a previous episode of 1st… | watch
The trailer for Tony Soprano's origin story is here, and it's in the best hands it could possibly be. | read
LA-based singer songwriter Willa Amai is a superb young talent and the protegée to legendary songwriter Linda Perry (4 Non Blondes). With extensive critical praise ahead of the release of her debut record, it’s no surprise that Amai delivers a stunning solo performance here for BTR Live Studio at… | watch