Thor Pedersen - Wild Business Growth Podcast #256: Every Country Without Flying, Once Upon a Saga

Thor Pedersen – Wild Business Growth Podcast #256: Every Country Without Flying, Once Upon a Saga

How many countries would you like to visit in your lifetime? This week’s Wild Business Growth Podcast guest, Thor Pedersen, traveled to every country in the world in less than 10 years – without flying. Thor is the Creator of Once Upon a Saga. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, YouTube, and your other favorite podcast platforms.

Episode 256: Thor Pedersen – Every Country Without Flying, Once Upon a Saga

Thor Pedersen, Creator of Once Upon a Saga, joins the show to share his journey becoming the first person to travel to every country in the world without flying. Hear how to pack efficiently, whether you get seasick on container ships, the times Thor’s life was at risk, the biggest way his travels have changed him, and globe-trotting questions from Wild Listeners. This episode covers everything from double-decker buses to Cerebral Malaria. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear in this episode:

  • How do you get over travel fatigue
  • Where did the idea for Once Upon a Saga come from
  • What kind of suitcases did Thor take on his journey
  • How did he decide which countries to visit first
  • What’s his favorite form of transportation
  • How did his long-distance marriage work during his journey
  • What would he do if he started his journey over again
  • Which country had the best food

Connect with Thor at ThorPedersen.DK, OnceUponASaga.DK, and social media @OnceUponASaga.

Enjoy the shoooooow! Check out the show notes below for much more detail. You can also find the full transcript here.

Show Notes

Thor Pedersen - Wild Business Growth Podcast #256: Every Country Without Flying, Once Upon a Saga
Thor should get out of the house for once
Thor Pedersen - Wild Business Growth Podcast #256: Every Country Without Flying, Once Upon a Saga
Thor on one of his favorite container ships (Credit: Mike Douglas)
Thor Pedersen - Wild Business Growth Podcast #256: Every Country Without Flying, Once Upon a Saga

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