25 Feb '13, 2pm

Man visits all 201 countries without using a plane

Man visits all 201 countries without using a plane By Paul Johnson on Feb 25, 2013 in Adventure Travel , Africa , Asia , Cape Verde , Congo , Eastern Europe , Europe , Gabon , Oceania , Pacific Islands , Regions , Russia , South Korea , Speciality Travel , Travel Miscellany , Websites , Worldwide - Read 445 times Tweet Visiting all 201 countries in the world is a feat in itself that few people ever achieve. British man Graham Hughes, though, has taken that challenge to a new level. He’s visited every country in the world in just 1,426 days, covering 160,000 miles in the process – and incredibly, he’s done it all without going on a plane. Some highlights of his epic adventure have included spending four days in a leaky boat in order to reach Cape Verde, eating live octopus in South Korea, being arrested in Russia, meeting the Prime Minister of Tuvalu, joining a Bwiti tribe ...

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