Irreverent responses from our favourite travel ninjas.

Irreverent responses from our favourite travel ninjas.

Name: JD Andrews
Title/bio: eXplorer
Twitter/website: @earthXplorer, www.earthxplorer.com
Born in: Colorado
Currently living in: Miami

1) Where would you rather be right now?
Antarctica (that will be the answer until I finally go).

2) Famous person (dead or alive, real or fictional) you'd most like to go on a trip with:
Tenzing Norgay

3) Tourist must-see you think is actually a "must skip":
Nothing, you should always see everything and decide if it was worth it.

4) You'd be mortified if people knew you did what when you travelled?
Got lost

5) Your most stranded, "oh-my-[deity]" travel moment:
A cruise line I was working for went bankrupt in Tahiti, I had NO idea how I was going to get home.

6) Strangest meal abroad:  
Puffin in Iceland (very salty).

7) Travel-related invention you wish existed:
Time machine

8) Your most embarrassing travel faux pas:
Speaking the wrong language

9) Most unique souvenir:
A Pope bottle-opener.

10) Best celebrity encounter while travelling:
The wildest was Captain and Tennille in Florence, Italy (love will keep us together).

11) The place you don't want anyone to know about but are willing to divulge here:
Is this a trick question? Yes, yes it is (no comment).

12) Travel-related film or book that inspires you to pack your bags:
Any James Bond film.

13) The travel story you'll never stop bragging about:
When I stood on the Locks of the Panama Canal!

14) Lay on us a priceless bit of travel advice or wisdom:  
Be nice, you will be pleasantly surprised!