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Tay-young Pak

Tay is a Norwegian-Korean adventurer in charge of the group's cooking, photography, entertainment and pee breaks. He's a full time traveler looking to fulfill his extensive «bucket list». That means visiting every last one of the world's 198 countries (he's been to 152 so far), climbing the «7 Summits» (he's got 4 left), and experiencing the best festivals, restaurants, diving and fishing destinations, road trips, sights and more. Tay-young Pak has a degree in economy from the NHH and has 14 years work experience in financial strategy.

On Twitter: @Taysadventures

Favorite quote: “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”

Favorite food: Korean street food, Kobe beef and salty liquorice

Favorite team: Vasco da Gama (Rio)

Born:  July 11th, 1972, Reykjavik

From: Oslo

Earlier places of residence:Iceland, Sweden and the USA  
 
Number of countries driven through: 10

Recent destinations:   Rwanda, Egypt, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Somalia, Burundi, Comoros, Malawi, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, South Africa, Namibia

Favorite city:  Tokyo

Biggest fear: Stray dogs in Madagascar

Hobbies: Traveling, fishing, diving and street/gourmet food  
 
Is against: Those who are against everything

World records:    Most countries visited in 24 hours (19) along with Øystein and Gunnar Most countries sent Twitter messages from in 24 hours (19)