These are some of the limits of my world travels so far:
- Northernmost: 78°39′ N: Pyramiden, Svalbard
- Southernmost: 54° 58′ S: Isla Navarino, Chile
- Southernmost (airborne): 71° 19′ S: over the Antarctic, on a flight from Santiago to Sydney
- Highest: 5822m above sea level: El Misti, Peru
- Lowest: 410m below sea level: Dead Sea, Jordan
- Hottest: 40°C: Beijing, China
- Coldest: -17°C: Stockholm, Sweden, and Vilnius, Lithuania.