The doctor who traveled by bicycle all over the world and treated patients in 73 countries
• The doctor who traveled by bicycle all over the world and treated patients in 73 countries
Over the past six years, 35-year-old British physician Steven Feybs (Steven Fabes) visited 73 countries on six continents. This whole long way Feybs done on a bicycle, which enabled him to look into even the most remote corners of the earth where poor people were in need of his help. During the trip, which has recently come to an end, Feybsu have worked with a wide range of diseases, and in the future the doctor plans to write a book to talk about their invaluable experience.
Dr. Stephen Feybs in Northern Cape, South Africa.
Over the past six years, he rode a bicycle 53,285 miles. Its mission was to provide medical aid to poor people.
Uyuni - the largest salt marsh in the world, which is located in Bolivia.
An adventurer at heart, physician Steven Feybs moved from the underground on a bicycle in 2010. Since then he has traveled a distance of more than twice the circumference of the globe.
Dr. Feybs near St. Thomas Hospital in London.
The doctor is going to ride a bicycle across six continents, to raise money for the charity fund Merlin.
Dr. Stephen Feybs won six continents: Europe, Africa, South, Central, North America, Australia and Asia. At the same time he led a blog titled "Cycling the 6", which talked about his journey.
Feybs loved his friends, work and life in London, but, despite this, his soul asked adventures, and one day, sipping a beer at the local pub, he decided to go on a mission.
During his journey he not only gained invaluable experience of practice in the treatment of a huge variety of medical cases, but also experienced the adventures that are not even dreamed of.
Having decided to go around the world with the mission Feybs collected the necessary things, I picked up a tent, and hoped that the state of health will allow him to make such a way of life, went to Europe and the Middle East shortly before the start of the war in Syria.
Initially, the doctor was planning to live on $ 10 a day, but three years later he ran out of money.
Although constantly hangs over him the danger and inconvenience of the road of life, the doctor was able to extract Feybs positive emotions from his travels.
While traveling by bicycle, Feybs able to turn off the beaten track and visit remote areas where Western tourists rarely get.
During its journey Feybs collected more than 20,000 pounds for charity Merlin and share their knowledge with those who needed help.
In order to save Dr. Feybs slept in a tent, but sometimes allowed himself to stay in a hotel or with friends.
Dr. Feybs admires Laguna San Ignacio on the California peninsula in Mexico.
Dr. Life was full of dangers. Sometimes, in his tent climbed poisonous spiders and scorpions, and in Peru, he was threatened with a gun.
In Asia Feybsu joined rollers.
Dr. Feybs rides through the mountain pass on the border between Chile and Argentina, which is open only 35 days a year.
In the Middle East, the doctor had to change his velosnaryazhenie the appropriate local clothes.
These children Feybs met in South America.
One of the most enjoyable aspects of his mission - a glimpse into the most remote corners of the world where he had to work with a wide variety of medical cases.
Travel Feybsa six years in length come to an end, and now he plans to return to the practice of medicine in the UK, and to write a book about the experience.