Jupiters travels ted simon pdf four years around the world. My grateful thanks to all those of you who took the time to wish me a happy. Jupiters travels ted simons astonishing 4 year motorbike journey around the world. With an introduction written and read by ted simon. Read jupiters travels pdf four years around the world on a triumph by ted simon jupitalia productions simon rode a motorcycle around the world in the seventies, when such a thing was unheard of. Simon rode a motorcycle around the world in the seventies, when. Motorcycle sport called it the best motorcycle travel book ever written. He was raised in london by a german mother and a romanian father. In four years he covered 78,000 miles through 45 countries, living wi. Jupiters travels was the journey of a lifetime, a journey that millions dream of and never make, and i wanted to do justice to all those dreams. Jupiter s travels was the journey of a lifetime, a journey that millions dream of and never make, and i wanted to do justice to all those dreams. Ted simon born 1931 is a germanborn british travel writer noted for circumnavigating the world twice by motorcycle. His writing style is completely engaging and he comes out with some wonderful descriptions that add real colour and depth to the various stories he recounts.
Jupiter s travels by simon, ted, 1931publication date 1996. Like the enigma that had bothered me in sydney was beginning to resolve itself. The first half of the journey took me the length of africa, from tunis to cape town, then around south america from the tip of brazil to the argentine pampas and. If australians allowed themselves to be represented worldwide as a nation of beer. The book that inspired ewan mcgregors long way round. Simon rode a motorcycle around the world in the seventies, when such a thing was unheard of.990 964 1070 840 1520 452 1572 946 489 1034 1519 1168 1586 386 450 584 439 362 955 1073 1512 742 332 1002 1054 1515 585 553 455 124 17 1559 682 1034 393 493 36 573 417 911 570 211 270 833 693 965 1124 286