Happy 4th! + Update
As the map on the sidebar shows, at least one of the brothers (Andrew) is currently coasting in an easterly way through Western China. Whether or not he’s managed to crack the ‘Great Firewall of China’ and update the map recently is another question…
Kyrgyzstan, Part 1 – Bishek to Arslanbob
The road from Bishkek rose through a crumbling canyon to 3300 meters where it burrowed under the snowy peaks in a leaky, three-click tunnel built by the Soviets…
Georgia and the Caucasus (at last!)
“Through the hills, past sublimely-perched monasteries and churches…”
Waiting, Waiting in Istanbul
Our steeds were finally extricated from the other end and we had the good fortune of being chosen for a “random” search of our luggage. After everything was spread out on the concrete floor and then not-so-carefully repacked we finally checked in and flew to Istanbul.
Merry Christmas, All!
Belated Well-Wishing, and a Brief Update on One Aspect my Personal Affairs