Spoke 25 languages, a master of disguise and intrepid explorer. The first non-Muslim to make the pilgrimage to Mecca.Read more »
Imagine an age of travel when there were blank white spaces on the map waiting for the explorer to fill them in…but in reality the borders keep moving so maybe the blank spaces are still there.
Always start with a joke.Read more »
“Then he poured benzene on me, because here they burn people in benzene: it guarantees complete incineration”Read more »
Explorer, storyteller or charlatan. A bit of each, really but isn’t any great traveler?Read more »
Read the interview with Ludovic Hubler hereRead more »