Behind the Scenes in Kurdistan

Take a look at some exclusive behind-the-scenes photos from Tony's trip to Kurdistan.

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Jared Andrukanis  

Followed by a sensible (and delicious) lunch! Followed--hopefully--by hours of laying around groaning and farting. 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

Cameraman and gearhead Zach Zamboni indulges his obsession with elaborate, improvised, homemade camera rigging devices. 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

The crew and our hosts, rooftop in Medellin. 960 1280

  

Tom Vitale, our producer. He actually met us at the airport dressed like this. Would you lend this guy 5 dollars? Not me. 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

Zach's Popeil-style miracle rigging installed and operational--with Todd in second position. 960 1280

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Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique
Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique

"A beer after a long, hot day. OK. Maybe 2 beers." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Woman smiles in Mozambique

Woman smiles in Mozambique

"A regular feature of Mozambique -- beyond the generally delicious food: The colors are beautiful. Everywhere and everybody." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain in front of hotel in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain in front of hotel in Mozambique

"Woman washes clothes in the pool behind ruins of Grand Hotel." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Shots of food dishes in Mozambique

Shots of food dishes in Mozambique

"Lunch near Isle Mozambique in a tiny village." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Anthony Bourdain cuts Peri Peri chicken in Mozambique

Anthony Bourdain cuts Peri Peri chicken in Mozambique

"The outrageously delicious Peri-Peri Chicken. A dish that gives lie to the proposition that you can't eat well without a lot of money." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'A family meal with our host Das. Sitting down is easy. Standing up after? Not so much.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'It's Mammooty Time! Time to kick some serious a** -- Kerala style!' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'And THIS is how you do it!' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Zach Zamboni, Diane Schutz, Chris Collins (with sexy Granny hat) and Jerry.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'The whole crew (double-sized) of both the Kerala and `Making of' shows.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Group shot with The Man. Screw Elvis! It's all about Mammooty!' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Please Wash Hands Before Leaving Bathroom. Jerry and Todd eat crew meal.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Chris and Zach follow suit. Imodium anyone?' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

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Healthy breakfast: calientale 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

Followed by a sensible (and delicious) lunch! Followed--hopefully--by hours of laying around groaning and farting. 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

Cameraman and gearhead Zach Zamboni indulges his obsession with elaborate, improvised, homemade camera rigging devices. 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

The crew and our hosts, rooftop in Medellin. 960 1280

  

Tom Vitale, our producer. He actually met us at the airport dressed like this. Would you lend this guy 5 dollars? Not me. 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

Zach's Popeil-style miracle rigging installed and operational--with Todd in second position. 960 1280

Jared Andrukanis  

Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain with beer in Mozambique

"A beer after a long, hot day. OK. Maybe 2 beers." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Woman smiles in Mozambique

Woman smiles in Mozambique

"A regular feature of Mozambique -- beyond the generally delicious food: The colors are beautiful. Everywhere and everybody." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain in front of hotel in Mozambique

Tony Bourdain in front of hotel in Mozambique

"Woman washes clothes in the pool behind ruins of Grand Hotel." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Shots of food dishes in Mozambique

Shots of food dishes in Mozambique

"Lunch near Isle Mozambique in a tiny village." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Anthony Bourdain cuts Peri Peri chicken in Mozambique

Anthony Bourdain cuts Peri Peri chicken in Mozambique

"The outrageously delicious Peri-Peri Chicken. A dish that gives lie to the proposition that you can't eat well without a lot of money." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

8 Photos

'A family meal with our host Das. Sitting down is easy. Standing up after? Not so much.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'It's Mammooty Time! Time to kick some serious a** -- Kerala style!' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'And THIS is how you do it!' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Zach Zamboni, Diane Schutz, Chris Collins (with sexy Granny hat) and Jerry.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'The whole crew (double-sized) of both the Kerala and `Making of' shows.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Group shot with The Man. Screw Elvis! It's all about Mammooty!' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Please Wash Hands Before Leaving Bathroom. Jerry and Todd eat crew meal.' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

'Chris and Zach follow suit. Imodium anyone?' ' Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

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