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This Family Survived Earthquake And Killing Temperatures To Travel 111 Days!

If there a one-stop school that can teach your children with every fact about life, it is the "school of traveling". Traveling serves and fulfills varied purposes of education which are left out in the normal school education. 

This fact was very well understood and taken care of by the Baid family, who traveled past various countries and continents to cover a mammoth distance of more than 8000kms in their journey of 111 days. Let us take a ride into their adventurous trail and understand the importance of their endeavor.

Source: Buzzfeed, Overland stories 

This Family Survived Earthquake And Killing Temperatures To Travel 111 Days!

This Family Survived Earthquake And Killing Temperatures To Travel 111 Days!

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The family who travels together, stays together!

The family who travels together, stays together!

They Started from Bengaluru and going through Nepal, China, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Turkey, Italy, Spain and then finally reached France to complete their adventure.

Palate for experience overcame fears and doubts!

Palate for experience overcame fears and doubts!

They approached Deens Academy Principal to persuade her for an extended vacation. The principal readily agreed as traveling could have taught the kids with better values. Baid family took seven months for planning the travel and then executed it perfectly.

Between Countries, were the places which showed them nature's virgin beauty!

Between Countries, were the places which showed them nature's virgin beauty!

Punita remembers a very sweet experience where an Uzbek lady paid for their pizza without even letting them know about it. She said that the lady was in love with the Taj Mahal and hence with Indians.

The ups and downs of the journey did not break them!

The ups and downs of the journey did not break them!

There were times when they were in China and they cooked for themselves near agricultural fields or took small cottages on rent when they did not feel like traveling more.

The Nepal earthquake!

The Nepal earthquake!

They were stuck in the Nepal-China border due to the earthquake that struck Nepal. They survived 5 days sitting inside their car as the roads were damaged.

Their Fiat Linea never left them alone!

Their Fiat Linea never left them alone!

Starting from April 8, they were just unstoppable and were overcoming every obstacle on their way.

The route was completely planned!

The route was completely planned!

They had long talks with various embassies to finally able themselves with a proper plan.

Anand quit his job to follow his dreams!

Anand quit his job to follow his dreams!

They drove past The Himalayas, saw Acropolis of Athens, Eiffel Tower and many other must visit tourist places.

Rome was not built in a day!

Rome was not built in a day!

This is also one of those big lessons which they learnt!

Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan

This is how the landscape changes in just a matter of time. The same happens with our nasty and mean life. Right?

Turkmenistn

Turkmenistn

The "Door to hell" which can really bring goosebumps into anyone!

Asgabat

Asgabat

They drove on the cleanest and the flat most road they could have ever got to drive on!

To Korla..

To Korla..

Sand dunes there were 20 feet high and this spectacular pic was able to capture that.

There Facebook page Overland Stories has 8k likes!

There Facebook page Overland Stories has 8k likes!

They will not stop just there. Yes, there is more to come as they head towards the East.

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