The story of journalist Nick Thorpe's quest to circumnavigate Scotland by the sole means of boat-hitching.
Read by Greg Powrie, Producer Kirsteen Cameron.
and abridged by Nick Thorpe.
Thorpe's journey of 2500 miles begins with his first hitch - on a boat from outside his home on the Union Canal in Edinburgh.
Thorpe's aquatic adventure continues as he hitches a lift on a most unusual vessel - a canvas rowing boat manned by evangelical monks.