In 2013, the journalist estimated seven years for the trip. He realized he needed more time.
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Paul Salopek is an adventurer and a dreamer, an old-fashioned trekker and a modern day explorer. He has set out on foot to circle the world, a 21,000 mile journey that will take 7 years to complete.