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

Cameraman Zach Zamboni films a hillside neighborhood in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. 960 1280

  

Todd Liebler films the slow rebuilding process in Port-au-Prince. 960 1280

  

No Reservations fixer for the Haiti show Handy Tibert, makes friends with a local. 960 1280

  

Todd Liebler films the beautiful local art of Port-au-Prince. 960 1280

  

Tony and Handy have chicken for dinner in Port-au-Prince. 960 1280

  

A delicious fish dish is prepared at the Assiette Restaurant. 960 1280

  

Skulls are used in a local artist's sculptures in Port-au-Prince. 960 1280

  

Tony reads The Comedians on the deck at the Hotel Oloffson. 960 1280

  

Zach Zamboni films inside the home of a local artist. 960 1280

  

Delicious deep-fried chicken patties at Petionville Camp. 960 1280

  

Producer Tom Vitale purchases a spooky little doll sculpture to add to his growing art collection. 960 1280

  

Haiti

Haiti

Tony visits Haiti almost a year after the Caribbean nation was devastated by an earthquake in January 2010. While there he meets with actor and movie director Sean Penn at Petionville Camp, a tent city built by his relief group, J/P Haitian Relief Organization (shown here). While Tony was in Haiti, the country endured a cholera epidemic and a hurricane threat. 960 1280

  

The gorgeous lobby of the Hotel Oloffson. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain in Popotla

Tony Bourdain in Popotla

Tony in the coastal town of Popotla, just south of Baja Studios. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain drinks a beer in Tijuana

Tony Bourdain drinks a beer in Tijuana

Tony with Pepe from the band the Nortec Collective and the crew's fixer, Ivan Diaz Robledo, at Terraza Vallarta on the coast in Tijuana. 960 1280

  

Sunset in Ensenada

Sunset in Ensenada

Sunset in Ensenada. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain at the dog race track in Tijuana

Tony Bourdain at the dog race track in Tijuana

Tony with Tony Tee at the dog track in Tijuana. 960 1280

  

Wide shot of the town of Popotla

Wide shot of the town of Popotla

The coastal town of Popotla, just south of Baja Studios. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain in conversation at Kentucky Fried Buches in Tijuana

Tony Bourdain in conversation at Kentucky Fried Buches in Tijuana

Tony talks with fixer, Ivan Diaz Robledo, at Kentucky Fried Buches in Tijuana. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain sits on the beach in Ensenada

Tony Bourdain sits on the beach in Ensenada

Tony relaxing on the beach in Ensenada. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain eats at Oaxaqueno Restaurant in Ensenada

Tony Bourdain eats at Oaxaqueno Restaurant in Ensenada

Tony trying to beat a hangover at Oaxaqueno Restaurant in Ensenada. 960 1280

  

Picture of the sunset in Baja

Picture of the sunset in Baja

Sunset at La Villa del Valle, in the wine country of Baja. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain walking in Popotla

Tony Bourdain walking in Popotla

Tony and our fixer, Ivan, walking through the coastal town of Popotla. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain at a beachside seafood stand

Tony Bourdain at a beachside seafood stand

Zach and Todd film Tony and Ivan at the beachside seafood stand Mariscos La Guerita in Popotla. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain at a beachside seafood

Tony Bourdain at a beachside seafood

Tony at the beachside seafood stand Mariscos La Guerita in Popotla. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain at Oaxaqueno Restaurant in Ensenada

Tony Bourdain at Oaxaqueno Restaurant in Ensenada

Crew filming Tony at Oaxaqueno Restaurant in Ensenada. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain at the beach

Tony Bourdain at the beach

Tony on the beach about 100 yards south of the US-Mexico border. 960 1280

  

13 Photos

Durian Fruit. Reekingly delicious passion of Southeast peril. Tastes like heaven and smells like hell ... 960 1280

  

A baby elephant tries to steal some Skittles out of producer Diane Schutz's handbag. 960 1280

  

Headline. Not encouraging. 960 1280

  

The water-soaked mayhem that is the Songkran Festival. 960 1280

  

The mighty warriors, post Songkran shoot. 960 1280

  

Another headline. This one even less encouraging. 960 1280

  

Cameraman Todd Leibler steps into chocolate. 960 1280

  

I begin to wonder if the cockles I'm getting are worth the ****ing I'm getting. 960 1280

  

I wait for the crew to extract themselves from hip-deep mud. 960 1280

  

Zach Zamboni with his latest piece of hardware -- an eyepiece he assures me is on loan from the military. Very Terminator. 960 1280

  

Camera trying to stay out of the way of all the swinging fists and kicking feet during a Muay Thai bout. 960 1280

  

I want ' sausage. 960 1280

  

FAN-atic finalist Eric Rivera finds out what it means to be a "winner." You get to be personal assistant to Zach Zamboni. 960 1280

  

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