The Global Odyssey

One Man, All 195 Countries, World Record Time

Join Eric Hill as he travels to every country in the world in world record time. Go with Eric as he experiences places in totally unique ways, teams up with local charities and dives into different cultures all over the world.

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All is Well That Ends Well (Part 2) (My Experience in Somalia, Ethiopia, and Djibouti)

All is Well That Ends Well (Part 2) (My Experience in Somalia, Ethiopia, and Djibouti)

December 22, 2013

Courtesy of Eric Hill Everything with Diboutian border guard went just like he had promised other than a subtle request for some money. Once I got into Somaliland though, things got complicated again. My main purpose for taking photos is to capture the beautiful people and beautiful things, but obviously in this region, many of […]

All is Well That Ends Well (Part 1) (My experience in Somalia, Ethiopia and Djibouti)

All is Well That Ends Well (Part 1) (My experience in Somalia, Ethiopia and Djibouti)

December 21, 2013

Wow! After the ease of the European transit system the last two weeks, getting around Northern Africa seemed rough! Luckily the experiences between travel woes made everything worth it. My first country was Ethiopia. After a two-day delay due to some oversold flights (story of my life) I finally made it to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. […]

Motorcycles and Caribbean Villages (Mexico, Barbados, Guyana, Suriname)

Motorcycles and Caribbean Villages (Mexico, Barbados, Guyana, Suriname)

November 25, 2013

Though most of this leg was culturally rich, Mexico was just for fun. I figured since I’ve been to Mexico so many times before, I was ok with just having a good time with some friends. Six guys and I started in LA and rode the entire length of Baja California, Mexico on motorcycles. This […]

Night Hunt in the Jaguar’s Jungle

Night Hunt in the Jaguar’s Jungle

November 11, 2013

Courtesy of Eric Hill Though most of this leg was culturally rich, Mexico was just for fun. I figured since I’ve been to Mexico so many times before, I was ok with just having a good time with some friends. Six guys and I started in LA and rode the entire length of Baja California, […]