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Traveling the World with Francis Tapon
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Francis Tapon is a Harvard MBA who left the tech world in 2006 to pursue a more fulfilling mission: visit every country in the world and share their unique lessons with the world. He's walked across America four times and visited over 80 countries. Currently, Currently, he is traveling to all 54 African countries. This journey began in 2013 and will continue till 2017.
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Heaven Sent and Bent: Francis Tapon
Francis Tapon joins us via Skype from Africa. He talks about dedicating his life to wandering the world and where his journeys will take him next. He will also talk about how he started hiking and how he can maintain a vegan diet even with his active lifestyle
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Francis Tapon
Francis is an author, global nomad, and public speaker. He has walked across America four times via its three major mountain ranges. He also walked across Spain twice. Perhaps his most notable accomplishment was that he was the first person to do a round-trip backpacking the Continental Divide Trail. In addition, he thru-hiked the Pacific Crest Trail and Appalachian Trail southbound. He has traveled to over 80 countries of the world.Lastly, he is the author of the self-help travelogue Hike Your Own Hike and the travel narrative The Hidden Europe: What Eastern Europeans Can Teach Us.Currently, he is traveling to all 54 African countries from 2013 to 2017.

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