Edit Sunday February 18th: wow! Such hatred? I remember when Voat used to be a pleasant place. Good luck to all of you. Thank you for the questions.
Hello everyone, I'm Thor from Denmark in the north of Europe. I'm here to update you a little bit about Once Upon A Saga ;)
This is day 1,592 since I left home and we have now reached 143 countries across 5 continents (190,000 km / 118,000 mi) all overland (and water). All of Europe, the Americas and Africa is behind us. All of Asia and the Pacific is to come.
You are welcome to Ask Me Anything, read up on it here below or watch this short video to get some quick answers:
Welcome one and all! :)
What is OUAS?
Once Upon A Saga is a complicated logistical challenge of historical proportions! It also has great humanitarian value and is a source of inspiration for many.
In short, the "Saga" is the quest for one man to reach every single country in the World in a single unbroken journey - completely without the use of flight! Although the World has been conquered geographically by travellers many times throughout history, a flightless journey is a feat that has never before been achieved...until now.
In order to understand the "Saga" better it can be seen as three individual projects:
A journey to every country without flight with all of its complicated logistics (203 countries). This is a World Record attempt.
A positive promotion of each country sharing stories of positive experiences to counter the negatives we see in the media (203 countries).
A positive promotion of the Red Cross Red Crescent movement which was founded in 1863 and today spans across 191 nations. I'm honored to travel as Goodwill Ambassador of the Danish Red Cross.
As such, the Saga is known to provide three elements for those who partake:
So, join me on the journey by spreading the word, that A STRANGER IS A FRIEND YOU'VE NEVER MET BEFORE! ;)
Feel free to check out my website: www.onceuponasaga.com
or follow the adventure on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter! @onceuponasaga
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