Thanks for dropping by. I like to think you’ll find intelligent discussion about the world out there.

I’m Bill Murray, little-known blogger, photographer and obscure travel author. I’ve visited about 120 countries and I share a few road stories in a monthly travel column at 3QuarksDaily. My biggest literary project the last couple years, my third book, is called Out in the Cold: Adventures in Svalbard, the Faroe Islands, Iceland, Greenland and Canada. Get yourself a copy, and please look into my other two adventure travel books, Common Sense and Whiskey and Visiting Chernobyl.

This site is a companion to EarthPhotos.com, our collection of 20,000+ photos from those 120 countries and territories.

My wife and I have been on three RTW trips with a fourth planned for this year. More to say about that in April. We live on a horse farm in Young Harris, Georgia, and spend parts of every summer in our tiny cabin on Lake Saimaa in Finland.

Linked In Bio here.
Here’s where we’ve been and when.
Follow @bmurraywriter on Twitter.

19 thoughts on “About

  1. Hi Bill,
    Thanks for subscribing to my blog. It seems you’re doing about the same that I do, but on a larger scale? On my blog you’ll find close to 3000 ‘full screen-pictures’, – all from Norway!
    And more will be coming every week! Perhaps this would be of interest to many of your followers as well? Please enjoy!

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  2. Hi Bill. Wow! You have created an amazing blog with stunning photos and compelling stories. Your story of Kulusuk drew me in; you made me discover a place I overflew many times during my RCAF air navigator career, but never landed there. I also very much enjoyed EarthPhotos: so much to discover… I loved the photos of Canada, my country. I know I’ll spend many hours seeing the world through your lens. I have lots of catching up to do. Seems we have much in common, including an affinity for whiskey. I do subscribe to your approach: smile, common sense, and whiskey can get you through a lot. Thanks for the follow.

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