Taking The Tuk-Tuk Across Australia, Then The World w/ Julian O’Shea
Joining me today is someone who has lived, worked, and traveled in over 150 countries, who set a Guinness World Record on 3,700 km rail journey across China, and who, by the time you’re listening to this, will have embarked on a journey driving a solar-powered tuk-tuk across all of Australia, Julian O’Shea, founder of Unbound and SolarTuk.
Today’s episode has been sponsored by our friends at Tortuga Backpacks!
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In This Episode
- 04:50 Why Is Travel So Important
- 06:05 Adult Gap Year
- 12:43 Guinness World Record
- 18:50 What Is Unbound & How Does it Work
- 28:30 Where Did The Solar-Powered Tuk-Tuk Idea Start
- 30:00 What Is The Mission & The “Part 2” Idea
- 35:15 What Are The Obstacles Of The Trip
- 41:35 Tips & Hacks For Saving Money On The Road
- 43:30 Favorite Places & Tips
- 44:58 Biggest Mishaps
- 46:50 What’s Happening Next?
- Jetto App – Referral Code: EPOP
- Want to follow our adventures? Check out our Instagram’s at @PackOfPeanuts, @HeatherSherry, @TravelingWhitMyles, and @Let’sJetto
- Check out Julian’s websites at Unbound & SolarTuk
- Say Hi to Julian through Unbound on Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
- Say Hi to Julian through Solar Tuk on Facebook | Instagram
- What The Heck Is Travpacking?
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- Motorcycle Diaries Form Around The World w/ Allan Karl (Pt 1)
- Sailing Around The World (& Russian Saunas) w/ Bo Cordle
- Jason Lewis On His Amazing, Inspiring, Guinness Book Of World Record Feat
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