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AN Absolutely Outrageous Adventure: First Edition
by John Bougen
The quest was an attempt to visit 191 countries in 150 days, enter the Guinness Book of Records and help promote Save the Children. Driven by the passion of Auckland businessman John Bougen to explore the unknown, and even scare himself a little, this is a trip that would terrify most tourists.
Paperback, 264 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by Penguin Global
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A zippy read about two Kiwis attempting to travel to every country in the world as quickly as possible. The book became a little tiring after a while, as I'm sure it was in real life for these two guys, as their story focuses mainly on their attempts at obtaining visas, going in and out of countries, and their experiences with immigration officers. By the end of it, it became the same story, just in a different country. But still, I gave it four stars because it was an interesting concept and ...more