Out of Eden
Out of Eden

*The Best Quest is in no way involved with this journey/expedition. Photo credits –

Paul Salopek/Out of Eden, Arati Kumar Rao, Priyanka Borpujari, Siddharth Agarwal

One Year Through India

Date: March 04, 2019
Approximate GPS Location: (25.35°N, 80.87°E)

The days and miles continue to tick by for Salopek, on February 27 he completed a full year walking through India. The very next day he reached another major marker, milestone 63 of his quest near to Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. This milestone took him to 6,200 miles in 2,160 days of walking.

To celebrate the one year anniversary, Salopek has started to share some of the photos and videos captured by his many walking partners over the year. Salopek describes India as “a country so rich in people, landscape, and stories.”


update history

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February 24, 2021 // Out of Eden



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