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Julian Sayarer

Julian Sayarer is a journalist and author. In 2009 he set a world record for circumnavigating the globe by bicycle. His book Interstate, an account of a hitchhiked journey from New York to San Francisco, won the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year in 2016.

Written by Julian Sayarer

Essay/
Anthropology
The Moken

They predicted the Boxing Day tsunami, but can Thailand’s sea gypsies stay afloat on the waves of modernity?

Julian Sayarer

Essay/
Agriculture
Down on the farms

Badgers may be collateral victims in the battle to rid British cows of tuberculosis, but so are the farmers themselves

Julian Sayarer