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We are home now and the World Trek is over!

On this page you can check out everything we've done in China and India!

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What's in the Current Update?

August 2, 2000: What a Long, Strange Trip It's Been - But Totally Worth It!
  • Contemplating the next move for the future
  • A sad farewell to old friends, but a new and exciting beginning
  • 555 days of sights, sounds and wild experiences
  • Thinking about the adventures of your own odyssey
Our founder Jeff and his fearless trekkers share a final goodbye hug

July 29, 2000: Tearing Down Old Ideas and Building New in Communist China
  • Being a foreigner in a strange land
  • Mao Zedong: a popular leader of China or nasty guy? You decide
July 26, 2000: The Trekkers Hit Beijing: Dining, Philosophizing and Kung-Fu Chopping
  • A down-home bug BBQ!
  • Confucius say, "take the survey and see if you follow my ways"
July 15, 2000: Relatives and Revolution: The China Trek Continues
  • China's Cultural Revolution... a revolution against culture
  • We are family!
July 12, 2000: Lounging, Shopping, and Cycling Around: What to do with your free time in China!
  • Where have all the pandas gone?
July 8, 2000: Trekking Through China's Traditional Towns
  • Returning to the days of old
July 1, 2000: From Imperial Dynasties to Transcontinental Train Rides, China's Wonders Are Revealed
  • The greatest Buddha of them all...
  • Takin' the choo-choo across China...
June 28, 2000 - China! China! China!
  • What do you mean, "What's a fortune cookie?"
June 24, 2000: More Questions than Answers: Living and Learning, the Team Treks On
  • Gandhi's spirit lives on
  • The high temple of the monkeys
June 21, 2000: Welcome to Thailand!
  • Thirty kings strong - a visit to Thailand's old capital
  • We'll move that tree there, and this one here...
June 17, 2000: Saving the World's Trees
  • The ABCs of saving trees...
June 14, 2000 - Living and Dying Properly in India
  • What would McDonalds do to have that power?
  • Wanna be a Monk? This eight-year old French kid did!
June 10, 2000 - Herstory: India's women take on the world!
  • If you do the crime, use the time
June 7, 2000 - India is Changing and Kavitha is There to See It
  • What's for dinner? Maharaja Macs again?
June 3, 2000: A Lesson in Buddhist Philosophy
  • Buggin' out in India
May 31, 2000: A Teen Tibetan Ruler, Flying Yogis, and India's Independence
  • He's only fourteen now, but one day he may lead all of Tibet
  • Forget airplanes! Climb on board a yogi
May 27, 2000: The Team Gets to Meet the Holiest Man in India
  • His Holiness, the Ocean of Wisdom
May 24, 2000: The magical mystery tour or heaven-on-earth here we come!
  • Life's a beach!
  • Wait, that's not my good side!
  • Lay your hands on me
May 20, 2000: It's a Family Affair in India!
  • Let's play paddy-cake
May 17, 2000: Schools, temples and monsoons - India is full of surprises!
  • It's Hot and Dry in India - What's New?
  • Teachers Who Do Nothing?
  • Holy Holy Elephants!
May 13, 2000: Big Bad Dams, A Brave Princess and other tales of the Trekkers' journey through India and Afghanistan
  • Princess to panthers to parliament!
    Royal fairy tales come to life!
May 10, 2000: Popping into India to Hear Hindi Pop Music!
  • Let's Go Bollywood!
May 6, 2000: Dehli, Bombay and Beyond: Inside India's Teeming Cities
  • Who made the Taj Mahal?
  • All good things must come to an end
  • Adventures on Elephant Island
  • India's chaotic capital
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