Explore Parts Unknown is a mobile-first immersive guide featuring original stories and video, premium photography, and engaging interactives. Inspired by the Emmy-winning CNN Original Series Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown, we’re recreating Bourdain’s journeys and diving deeper into the places, people, and stories he’s encountered.
Explore Parts Unknown is an editorial partnership between CNN and Roads & Kingdoms—an independent media company focused on food, politics, and travel based in New York and Barcelona. Together, we have built a digital universe for the Bourdain super-fan to learn what he knows, go where he went, eat what he ate, and see what he saw.
Born from Bourdain’s contagious passion for culture, food, travel, and adventure, Explore Parts Unknown highlights our shared obsessions: authentic food, culture, people, travel.
Explore Parts Unknown Staff
Nathan Thornburgh & Matt Goulding, Publishers
Anup Kaphle, Executive Editor
Cengiz Yar, Photo Editor
Kate Kunath, Director, Cinematographer & Digital Showrunner
Danielle Renwick, Senior Editor
Tyler Elmore, Senior Producer
Tafi Mukunyadzi, Associate Editor
Designed by ANML
Developed by Chris Rhee