Around the World on Bicycle Tour for HIV / AIDS Awareness
From 27th may 2004 I travelled including India 83 countries and paddled 100.000 km so far (Ethiopia).
Now I am travelling in Africa 40 countries – to South of America to Antarctica, the South pole.
The expenses for this part of my travel are included in my financial plan.
1. The countries I travelled by are below:
1.1. ASIA (24 countries):
India, Nepal, Tibet, China, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, Turkmenistan, Iran, Turkey.
1.2. MIDDLE EAST (3 countries):
Jordan, Israel and Palestine.
1.3. EUROPE (42 countries):
Turkey, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Greece, Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Austria, Hungary, Serbia, Bosnia, Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo, Romania, Moldova, Ukraine, Belarus, Poland, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Netherlands, United Kingdom, Ireland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Faroe Islands, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, Cyprus, Turkey and Greece.
1.4. NORTH AMERICA (2 countries):
Iceland, Greenland North Pole
1.5. NORTH AFRICA (4 countries):
Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt
For some problems and difficulties I couldn’t reach to Libya and Syria, I will be glad if i can continue to this countries later on. Presently I am in Beirut, Lebanon and i will stay here till 5th of June 2013. This is my 76th country.
2. Here is the future plan of my travel:
2.1. MIDDLE EAST (7 countries):
Lebanon, Iraq, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Yemen.
Then I will continue to:
2.2. AFRICA (36 countries):
2.2.1. EAST OF AFRICA:
Eritrea, Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia, Somali, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Madagascar, Mauritius to continue to Swaziland, Lesotho to South Africa.
2.2.2. Then continue to WEST COAST:
Namibia, Botswana, Angola, DR Congo. From Congo continue to Gabon.
Then Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Nigeria to Niger.
Then continue to Benin to go to Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea to South part of Mali and Mauritania to continue to Senegal.
These are the 36 countries will include North, East, South, West and Central Africa till 2015.
From Senegal I will continue to Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay to continue to Argentina to Patagonia, and from there my mission will be to continue to Antarctica, to South Pole. Then I will continue to all South and North America till 2017.
Then 2018 i will continue to Canada, then to Alaska, Russia including Siberia, and then Mongolia and China.
Then Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Philippines, Papua-New Guinea to New Zealand and Australia 2019.
2020: Sumatra, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, Bangladesh to India.
So approximately 27th May 2020 I will be back to India.