Bourdain Takes the Road Less Traveled

Over the years, Tony has traveled to a number of off-the-beaten-path locations. Take a look at these photos from some of the more unexpected destinations that he's visited.

Photos

Tony Bourdain and the crew in Japan

Tony Bourdain and the crew in Japan

"Crew shot at ryokan (with Rene and Sean)." – Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain eating chicken nuggets in Japan

Tony Bourdain eating chicken nuggets in Japan

"Chicken nuggets with Dave Chang. He's a hopeless Lawson's addict. And now, regrettably, so are we all." – Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain in Japan

Tony Bourdain in Japan

"The Happy Place -- where everything is wonderful and nothing ever hurts: Lawson's convenience stores." – Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain with David Chang in Japan

Tony Bourdain with David Chang in Japan

"Rare shot of a happy Dave Chang." – Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

No Reservations crew member holding a beer in Japan

No Reservations crew member holding a beer in Japan

"Veteran producer Sally Freeman in a typical work pose. First step is 'admit you have a problem.'" - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain on a boat at night in Japan

Tony Bourdain on a boat at night in Japan

"With Sean Brock on fishing trawler." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Rene Redzepi in the kitchen

Rene Redzepi in the kitchen

"Rene Redzepi." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Cook It Raw menu in Ishikawa Japan

Cook It Raw menu in Ishikawa Japan

"The menu of Cook It Raw, Ishikawa." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain and several chefs in Japan

Tony Bourdain and several chefs in Japan

"Sushi with Magnus Nilsson, Adam Sachs, Rene Redzepi, Alex Atala and Dave Chang." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Cook It Raw chefs in Japan

Cook It Raw chefs in Japan

"The chefs." - Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

After several years, Tony finally landed in Cuba. 960 1280

  

Anthony Bourdain visits a local butcher in Havana. 960 1280

  

Tony at Puerto de Sagua, a vintage bar in Havana. 960 1280

  

Tony and chef Jose Andres chat over prawns outside of Catalonia, Spain, during the production of the No Reservations elBulli episode. 960 1280

  

A "family" meal at elBulli with Tony, chef Ferran Adria (right of Tony) and Jose Andres (across from Tony). 960 1280

  

Tony explores a quiet alley in an older part of downtown Macau. 960 1280

  

Tony takes the ultimate dive -- bungee jumping off Macau Tower. 960 1280

  

Tony with Jeffrey Ng in Macau. 960 1280

  

Tony is stoked to try this margherita pizza at Pizzeria Pellone in Naples. 960 1280

  

A bustling side street in Naples. 960 1280

  

Tony enjoys a bottle of amaro in the Almafi coast town of Cetara, Naples. 960 1280

  

Tony speaks with Zamir in Kansas City

Tony speaks with Zamir in Kansas City

"My continuing tutelage of Zamir in the manly art of being a douchey TV host." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Tony and friends eat barbecue in Kansas City

Tony and friends eat barbecue in Kansas City

"Dan and Patrick aka The Black Keys, appearing as a tag team of itinerant serial killers, tuck into some barbecue between dismemberments." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Zamir sitting at a tailgate in Kansas City

Zamir sitting at a tailgate in Kansas City

"Zamir Gotta, Chiefs fan." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Close-up of meat on the barbecue in Kansas City

Close-up of meat on the barbecue in Kansas City

"Meatopolis! Why our camera crew are still all sticky and smoky." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

Zamir at Leila's Hair Museum

Zamir at Leila's Hair Museum

"Zamir investigates the history of follicles in America at Leila’s Hair Museum." -- Tony Bourdain 960 1280

  

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