The couple from Mumbai started their travel from their hometown Mumbai to London. It sounds common but, they made it in their car. The lazy world is now clapping their hands for gran couple. Actually, the correct age of the couple is 73 and 64. Badri Baldawa, is that grandfather and 73 years old and his wife 64 years old. They made the age is not an hurdle to stop the dreams. Since, before 1 year on their travel they started planning oh which route, restaurant and all other particulars. A 10 year old kid joined in their crew ( their grand daughter ).
The route through Pakistan, Afghanistan and some other countries are the clear and short route. But, they cant pass through battlefield of Pakistan it may get horrible mistake in travel.
Even, they cant also long round through china by straightly entering the China border. They have already made many calls to war. They have been blocked by the neighboring countries.
Finally, they got an idea of entering through Myanmar and into Laos, Thailand, china, Russia. Relatives often warned and made cautious advices to them.
The popular Indian News company interviewed Badri and he said “There was no other alternate route to drive to London from Mumbai: if I were to drive via Pakistan and Afghanistan, there was no guarantee that I would make it alive. We could not go north via Tibet either, as China would not allow it.”
Their travel continued trough 22,200 km across 19 countries. This took the couple and the kid 72 days to reach enjoying all the natural beauties of the those countries along the way. At last they reached London and also a welcoming team from London received them. The vehicle used is BMW X5, it gave them great company throughout the journey.
Badri has also shared all his travel moments throughout the journey in facebook.