Is this your podcast?
Sign up to track ranks and reviews from iTunes, Stitcher and more
Far From Home
Part journalism, part fly by the seat of your pants storytelling, Far From Home is a podcast that takes you to faraway places like Iran, Chernobyl, and Mongolia and makes you feel like you’re really there!
Listen now
Ratings & Reviews
4.9 stars from 148 ratings
AWSOME
Love the short concise episodes
snarky144 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 02/12/20
This is a really cool podcast. I’m glad I stumbled upon it. Really cool stories and inspiring - it makes me want to get out there!
Alex J Sanfilippo via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 02/10/20
Entertaining and illuminating
I have been binge listening Far From Home after hearing a reference to this podcast on Science Versus. Scott and his travel companions have a refreshing perspective to all their experiences that is expressed in a relaxing, thoughtful and engaging way in this podcast.
asokan02 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 02/09/20
Recent Episodes
In light of the recent political developments that briefly brought the US and Iran to the brink of war, I’m re-releasing an excerpt of a story I produced for the first season of Far From Home. It’s about the time a few years ago when I drove through Iran with my brother Drew and our friends Jane...
Published 02/06/20
The historical accounts are a bit fuzzy, but the way the story is commonly told, Caribbean slaves in the 18th century gained a day of freedom two times a year, on Boxing Day (the day after Christmas) and New Year’s Day. They made costumes and played music to celebrate, and over the centuries,...
Published 12/24/19
While driving across Russia on my way home from the Mongol Rally (the story I documented on the first season of this podcast), I had several conversations and interactions with people in Russia and Kazakhstan that surprised and even baffled me. So on this episode, I call up Charles Maynes, an...
Published 11/30/19
Do you host a podcast?
Track your ranks and reviews from iTunes, Stitcher and more.
See hourly chart positions and more than 30 days of history.
Get Chartable Analytics »