The story Life of Pi takes place mainly in Pondicherry, India and the Pacific Ocean mainly because of the ship Pi was on sunk leaving him on a lifeboat wit Richard Parker the tiger. They battle through many storms and shortages of food and water.
Epic Journey - Life of Pi is an epic journey. During his journey in the sea he tried to survive anyway he could. This related to the Odyssey because Odysseus also did the same thing in many relative ways.