Welcome to the “Why We Travel” podcast.

The podcast is dedicated to those who want to explore the world on their terms.

Every week, we’re featuring interviews and conversations with incredible travelers and expats from around the world.

Listen to their unique travel experiences and get real insider tips about their favorite destinations.

Whether you’re an experienced world nomad or just getting started, this podcast will inspire you, improve your travel skills, change the way you travel, and motivate you to get out and see the world.

Discover the art of independent travel and meet fellow travelers in our online community.

Now let’s get into it with your host and world traveler Claus Lauter.

Welcome to the show!

Claus Lauter

Claus Lauter, Podcast Host

Claus Lauter is the host, producer, and editor of the Why We Travel podcast.

He a self-proclaimed travel addict who’s been to over 60 countries and counting. He thrives on exploring new countries, cities, and cultures.

Due to his curiosity, he likes to wander off the beaten path and usually heads right when everyone else is going left.

He lives a location-independent lifestyle with his home bases in Cape Town, South Africa and Cyprus.

His favorite travel quote: “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta