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39: TMS Specials - Kingdom of Dixit with Suyash Dixit

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39: TMS Specials - Kingdom of Dixit with Suyash Dixit

The Musafir Stories - India Travel Podcast

The Musafir Stories is an audio podcast that documents Indian travel tales. Each episode, we share the journey of travelers in their own words and relive their experience with you, our listeners. The sole aim of our podcast is to share the rich experiences of traveling in India and inspire listeners to take the leap of faith, grab those backpacks and set out to explore the beautiful and exotic country, India!

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This week, The Musafir Stories speaks to Suyash Dixit, the Indian businessman who traveled to an unclaimed piece of land between Egypt and Sudan, called Bir Tawil and lay claim to the territory! And no, we're not kidding! Today's destination: Kingdom of Dixit aka Bir Tawil Nearest Airport: Abu Simbal Nearest Railway Station: N/A Time of the year - November, 2017 Length of the itinerary: 1 day Itinerary Highlights: * "I, Suyash Dixit, first of my name and the protector of the realm, declare myself as the king of “Kingdom of Dixit”. I call myself, King Suyash First from today. I declare this unclaimed land of Bir Tawil as my country from now to the eternity of time. I pledge to continue to work for the prosperity of my people of the country and this motherland." * This is no joke, an Indian guy from Indore, Suyash Dixit, put a lot at stake to travel to this unclaimed piece of land between Egypt and Sudan, hoisted his flag, sowed some sunflower seeds and declared himself as the ruler of the land - the land he calls, the Kingdom of Dixit! * Suyash gives a brief background about his personal and professional life and how this idea of traveling to and claiming this unclaimed land came into being. * We further discuss about the things at stake, the planning that went into this, the local support he recieved and the dangers he put up with! * Suyash gives a detailed description of the journey and the adventures he went through to achieve this feat. This includes, traveling to Abu Simbal as the only passenger on a commercial plane! * We also discuss the topography of the Kingdom of Dixit aka Bir Tawil, the size in terms of area, how Suyash hoisted his flag there, and sowed sunflower seeds to lay claim to the land! * Suyash also discusses the controversies that came with this adventure and how he dealt with them. * Finally, Suyash discusses his plans for this piece of land, the progress made since his journey back and how he hopes to develop this territory into a country! Links: Facebook page: @KingSuyashDixit Link to related article: [Telegraph article](http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/11/14/explorer-declares-king-unclaimed-no-mans-land/?WT.mcid=tmgshare_fb) Link to episode with Road trippers club: [The Musafir Stories with Road Trippers Club!](https://audioboom.com/posts/6879048-tms-specials-road-trippers-club-with-vineet-deepak) Contact RTC: website: [www.roadtrippersclub.com](http://www.roadtrippersclub.com/) Twitter: @roadtripperclub facebook: @roadtrippersclub instagram: @roadtrippersclub Follow the Musafir stories on Twitter: @musafirstories Facebook: @themusafirstories Instagram: @musafirstoriespodcast website: www.themusafirstories.com email: themusafirstories@gmail.com itunes - [https://apple.co/2LPtTA3](https://apple.co/2LPtTA3) Google podcasts - [http://bit.ly/2toY7lj](http://bit.ly/2toY7lj) or voice or google search "Ok Google, play The Musafir stories podcast" Saavn - [https://bit.ly/2J5rIqi](https://bit.ly/2J5rIqi) web/audioBoom - [https://bit.ly/2oZZowS](https://bit.ly/2oZZowS) Spotify - [https://spoti.fi/2HLPSVi](https://spoti.fi/2HLPSVi) pocketcasts - [https://bit.ly/2xu3Ewg](https://bit.ly/2xu3Ewg) castbox - [https://bit.ly/2sqBDQi](https://bit.ly/2sqBDQi) Overcast - [https://bit.ly/2LN9wnf](https://bit.ly/2LN9wnf) Stitcher Radio - [https://bit.ly/2JiBbhw](https://bit.ly/2JiBbhw) TuneIn - [https://bit.ly/2xyQH4a](https://bit.ly/2xyQH4a) RadioPublic - [https://bit.ly/2snY9u0](https://bit.ly/2snY9u0) iHeartradio - [https://ihr.fm/2xvOG8R](https://ihr.fm/2xvOG8R) Deezer - [https://bit.ly/2L7GmOo](https://bit.ly/2L7GmOo)

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