Habits of a Travelling Archaeologist

An inside look into what archaeologists do and how we travel

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I’m Smiti and welcome to Habits of a Travelling Archaeologist. I’m an archaeologist that travels around the world for both work and pleasure. Here, I share stories, advice, and the habits I maintain along the way.

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13 Day Japan Itinerary

13 Day Japan Itinerary

This post details my 13 day Japan itinerary and is part of my Travel Itineraries ... Read More
Belgian Beer Smackdown: Westvleteren vs. St. Bernardus vs. Rochefort

Belgian Beer Smackdown: Westvleteren vs. St. Bernardus vs. Rochefort

This post presents results of a blind taste test comparing three well known Belgian beers: ... Read More
5 Tools To Manage Your Gmail Inbox

5 Tools To Manage Your Gmail Inbox

This post details my top 5 tools to manage your Gmail inbox and mentions various ... Read More
German Grocery Store Gift Guide

German Grocery Store Gift Guide

This post details my German grocery store gift guide, which offers affordable and edible gift ... Read More
4 Resolutions of Remote Sensing - An Archaeological Perspective

4 Resolutions of Remote Sensing – An Archaeological Perspective

This post provides a succinct overview of the 4 resolutions of remote sensing while providing ... Read More
My 10 Favorite Dishes in Maxvorstadt - Munich, Germany

My 10 Favorite Dishes in Maxvorstadt – Munich, Germany

Over the past decade, I have cumulatively spent about a year in Munich, Germany. During ... Read More
What's an ORCID iD and Why You Should Consider Getting One

What’s an ORCID iD and Why You Should Consider Getting One

Are you a researcher (or an aspiring one)? Have you seen something called ORCID? Even if ... Read More
Skincare Basics For Fieldwork

Skincare Basics For Fieldwork

Fieldwork can do a number on your skin. A lot of friends, students, and colleagues ... Read More
Eating, Drinking, and Clothing: GRADE 2018 Workshop Recap

Eating, Drinking, and Clothing: GRADE 2018 Workshop Recap

On June 15, 2018 I presented at a GRADE Initiative Workshop on Eating, Drinking, and ... Read More
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Smiti Nathan

I’m an archaeologist that travels around the world for both work and pleasure. I have a penchant for exploring ancient and modern places and the people, plants, and foods entangled in them. I write about archaeology, travel, and productivity.

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