Chapter 1 is the first of 61 Chapters of Paul Hodge's http://genpolicy.com/about/paul-hodge November, 2010 video book "How To Go Solo Around the World in 7+ Months". This is the first ever video book published on YouTube with 61 Chapters of 8+ hours of edited, original action video taken by Paul Hodge of his first of three SoloAroundWorld Adventures from 2008 - 2013. Paul's book is the first ever on YouTube to provide in-depth coverage and instruction on how to go around the world. By providing viewers with such incredibly detailed videos, author Paul Hodge shows what it realistically takes to plan and successfully execute this life changing once-in-a-lifetime "bucket list" achievement.
Chapter 1 of 61 is the video book's Trailer, and it summarizes the highlights of Paul Hodge's 2008 Amazing Solo Race around Planet Earth. On this, his first of three adventures around the world, Paul set records by being one of the few people in the world to have circumnavigated the World in 225 days by traveling 56,028+ Miles (almost double the Earth's Circumference at the Equator) and crossing the Equator 6 times.
Incredibly, Paul logged 42,158+ Air Miles,100+ in-Flight Hours (4 days+) on 24 Flights, 10,254+ Nautical Miles on 3+ Ships for 36 days, 2,030+ Train Miles, 693+ Bus, 547+ Car and 146+ Miles Walked. Paul passed through 32+ Time Zones and explored 6 Continents, 26 Countries, 20 World Capitals & 50 Cities. Paul stayed in 30 Hotels, 4 Apartments and 3 Ships! In addition to exploring diverse world eco-systems, Paul adventured to many of the natural/man-made Wonders of our World.
Paul is one of the few people in this World to have explored and adventured solo around our planet three times in four years! Paul is embarking on a fourth solo around the world adventure in September, 2013!