Joining me today is Rebecca Lowe and we’re talking about The Slow Road to Tehran: A Revelatory Bike Ride Through Europe and the Middle East, her debut book. The book documents her 11,000-kilometer bicycle journey through Europe to Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Sudan, and finally to Iran.
Don’t let the “Slow” in its title fool you. It is a fast-paced book, one that is also full of humor and insight.
In addition to her book, we also talk about western media representations of the Middle East, her thoughts on solo female travel, and the slow road to her book’s publication.
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