After two years driving around the world fuelled only by waste cooking oil in the truck I built out of rubbish, we’ve finally circled the planet and are almost back in the UK. We’re having an event to celebrate our arrival in Dover and I hope you’ll be able to join us.
“No one needs to worry about India’s nuclear arsenal. If they ever chose to launch a strike it would take them a month to get the paperwork ready.” – A tourist hoping to extend his visa in Delhi.
On all my travels I’ve only paid bribes when there’s no [...]
“Andy Pag, Eco Hero”, “Eco Warrior”, “Environmental campaigner”. Even “Activist” no less! No wonder my friends can’t stop taking the piss. They know none of this is true. I’ve been a petrol head since I was 21. I love cars, bikes, trucks, anything that propels itself. Planes, oh my god, [...]
I’ve been writing blogs about the trial and investigation but already having seen the benefit once of self censorship of others on this trip (see Iranian posts), I’ll follow their lead and post them when this is all over. In the meantime some banal observations:
I hit the road [...]
There is no way for a well intentioned tourist coming to India to discover that they need a permit for their satellite phone and, I’ve since learnt, that there is actually no formal procedure to apply for and obtain a permit. I accept that I may [...]
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