Danish traveller Torbjorn “Thor” Pedersen’s photo of a statue of Kim Jong-il, and Kim Jon-un, Pyongyang, North Korea, 2019. Photo: Torbjorn Pedersen

The man visiting every country in the world without flying is on the home stretch, and looking forward to reaching journey’s end

  • Torbjørn ‘Thor’ Pedersen left his home in Denmark in 2013, vowing to visit every country in the world without flying or going home, even for visa runs
  • He caught malaria in Africa, and missed his grandmother’s funeral, and says: when I get back, I plan to sleep for a month, then get married and start a family
Topic |   Expeditions and adventures
Danish traveller Torbjorn “Thor” Pedersen’s photo of a statue of Kim Jong-il, and Kim Jon-un, Pyongyang, North Korea, 2019. Photo: Torbjorn Pedersen
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