Check this guy out, he's just done something that was claimed to be impossible. Ed Stafford. He spend over 2 years (859 days) walking the entire Amazon river. All 4,200 miles of it. Trek News Explorersweb - the pioneers checkpoint That's so cool, I would have never had the will to keep going I'm pretty afraid of a lot of wild animals like eels and crocs. :shocked: You can check out his blog here. Walking the Amazon: The blog of a journey from source to sea Ed Stafford I thought there might be some people here interested in this. I can hardly imagine the feeling of accomplishment.