Behind the Scenes in Kurdistan

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

Photos

"Raccoon. It's what's for dinner! Unfortunately, this night time coon hunt was, like so many NO RES hunting scenes- unsuccessful." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"A gift of penis. Raccoon penis. It makes a lovely pendant." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"With the brilliant author of WINTER'S BONE and many other fine books, Daniel Woodrell, before the accident." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"The Duck Killers. And a rare example of a successful hunt on the show." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"I somehow found myself working the grill at the backyard BBQ held by Ozark indie band, Ha Ha Tonka." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Zach gets up-close and personal with the rodeo crew. 960 1280

  

Tony and Jorge sit down for a meal at Don Vittorio's seafood restaurant. 960 1280

  

Todd captures a perfect moment. 960 1280

  

Tony shares a moment with his ride for the evening. 960 1280

  

In the distance, seals bask in the last bit of sunlight for the day. 960 1280

  

Picture-perfect setting in Chile. 960 1280

  

Tony indulges in a roadside snack. 960 1280

  

Mouthwatering empanadas 960 1280

  

Tony and crew prepare to feast on the beach. 960 1280

  

Dave looks out to sea while enjoying a cool afternoon beer. 960 1280

  

"Breaking character with Cesare Casella by the Trevi fountain." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Having 'cornetto e cappuccino' with the man who dubs me in the Italian version of No Res." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Zach Zamboni wolfs down a hunk of pizza bianca while shooting near the Camp di Fiore." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"The Majestic Hotel banquet room. A far more intricate shot than it looks. Movie lights." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Cesare does some shopping for our beach party." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Our appearance on the culinary competition show, La Prova del Cuoco, ended up on the cutting room floor." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Roman Beach Blanket Bingo -- I mean Risotto." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Tom, me, Zach on the beach -- going for the last moody shot our homage a Fellini... Did we succeed?" - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Staff meal. Situation normal." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"How it's done." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

"Driving through 'Rome'." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

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