2018 Event

The 2018 event, our 14th, was the most geographically ambitious of all our global adventures to date.
Let The Blind Date with the World™ begin…

Teams (minus teams that were still not present) meet and broke bread in San Francisco.

SLO Folks were back for the 3rd time…

First stop…Taiwan.

Think of the food…

National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall…


Next stop, the cultural triangle of India.

Team Sonoma Strong proved their mettle…


Akshardham Temple


Oh yes, the Taj…

Next we flew across Somali to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Back for another turn around were the Buckeye Terriers.

Ethiopia had many sites…old and new.


We headed further south in Africa to Zimbabwe…

Made new friends…

Team Leo & the Crab enjoyed our African home away from home…

Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

Somewhere in Zambia…along the Zambezi River

Chobe National Park, Botswana


Oh yea, Victoria Falls was there too…

Decision Time? How to get out of the African hole we dug?

A quick Layover in J’burg, South Africa…and then…


…To Buenos Aires, Argentina…one of only two flights a day that service South America from Africa!

NOLA 2nd Line was back to their old stomping grounds…

Simply, the best!

Tango…


Teams pondered their future amongst the art at our hotel.

Others pondered a meal…

ATX Traveling Bohemians did the urban thing…

Team Tuna did the rural thing…

We all meet up in Montevideo…

Then off to Lima, Peru…


The things you have to eat…



Zoe of Lawyers without Borders was happy to end in…

Miami…and more nature.

And the winners are…

Third time is the charm…SLO Folks.
The 2018 edition of The World’s Greatest Travelers

43,604 kilometers…mostly south of the equator…nine new countries.

The Global Scavenger Hunt™ has now visited 85 countries around the world.
The goal is 100… Hmm, what is next?