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The Higham family's magnificent adventure

Original post made on Aug 13, 2009

The Highams rented out their Mountain View home and packed only what they could carry on their bicycles. Then they took off on a 52-week adventure spanning 28 countries. Now, two years after their return home, there is a book to prove it.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 12, 2009, 4:41 PM

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Posted by kanan krishnan
a resident of Shoreline West
on Aug 13, 2009 at 3:31 pm

wow. thats awesome and really brave. pnly free spirits with no attachment to worldly things can do this kind of adventure. welcome back to the Higham family. Hope i can remember to go the bookstore this evening.


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Posted by dan
a resident of Jackson Park
on Aug 13, 2009 at 3:32 pm

finally,a true story,with local heroes.i for one will be in attendance at books inc.tonight.god this is exciting.


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Posted by kathy
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Aug 13, 2009 at 8:00 pm

I am sitting here at 8pm Thursday reading about this and I am really upset that I missed the talk at Books Inc which is just about ending as I write this!! Sounds like a fantastic story.


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