Emilio Scotto is a Great Modern Traveler awardee. This is a great read about a man noted for his 10 year motorcycle journey around the world. 8 Dec The Longest Ride by Emilio Scotto, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. ‘The Longest Ride’ by Emilio Scotto. February 9, There are some books that enter folklore; journeys that were so extreme, or done on such an incredibly.

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Although Scotto did not publicize his journey when he first departed, news of his adventure began to spread during his travels. Into Scktto Sam Manicom. His tale of touring the world from Tunisia to Turkey, Petra to Afghanistan, Yugoslavia to Singapore, traveling miles enough to take him to the moon and back, is unlike any ever told.

The Longest Ride : My Ten-Year 500,000 Mile Motorcycle Journey

One woman’s motorcycle odyssey across Emiloo Heather Ellis. The motorcycle that traveled for 10 years Emilio’s motorcycle was a cc Goldwing interstate motorcycle nicknamed black princess. Dreaming of Jupiter Ted Simon.

With no money or credit cards, and zero travel experience, Emilio bid farewell to his family, hopped on his motorcycle, and headed into the unknown. Cool Japan Guide Abby Denson. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Emilio Scotto began his professional life as a pharmaceutical salesman.


Rick Stein’s India Rick Stein. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Step By Step Simon Reeve. Into the Wild Jon Krakauer. Worth a read and makes a great conversation started on the ottoman in my living room. But a long-simmering dream to travel the world eventually got the best of him. His girlfriend Monica Pino joined him and they were married in India.

Emilio Scotto wrote a book of his adventure called The Longest Ride. In Patagonia Bruce Chatwin. He was also jailed on suspicion of carrying a forged passport in Zimbabwe. Emilio lives with his wife Monica in Los Angeles, California.

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Breaching the Iron Curtain, crossing the Berlin Wall at Checkpoint Tge, being blessed by the Pope, set upon by cannibals in Sierra Leone, fleeing Somalia on a freighter, Scotto’s adventures would be unbelievable if they weren’t true. His tale of touring the world from Tunisia to Turkey, Petra to Afghanistan, Yugoslavia to Singapore, traveling miles enough to take him to the moon and back, is unlike any ever told.

This page was last edited on 2 Aprilat In he set out on a motorcycle journey emili the world that would last a record-setting 10 years. A lighhearted capsule review by The Daily Telegraph recommended The Longest Ride on the strength of the approximately photographs. When, some years later, he found himself astride a black Honda Gold Wing motorcycle, Blue Road One beckoned, and Scotto set off on a journey that would last more than a decade, take him virtually everywhere emiloo the world, and land him in the Guinness Book of World Records.


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The Persian Expedition Xenophon. This section of a biography of a living person needs additional citations for verification. Review quote Friction Zone, July “Scotto is a natural born story-teller who is able to effectively relate much of emillio excitement of his trip into the Longest Ride.

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Homage to Catalonia George Orwell. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In interviews, Scotto is known to make hyperbolic boasts on the importance of his adventures, such as “This is more than a trip around the world, it’s the biggest trip in the history of human beings. But a long-simmering dream to travel the world emilip got the best of him.

Marching Powder Rusty Young. Come along, for the ride longes a lifetime. Man and machine traveling around the world.