Category Archives: Kazakhstan

China, here I come!

In my last post I wrote that I expected to update the blog next in China, but the past few days have been interesting enough to write about and, well, I expect to have plenty to say about China so … Continue reading

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Back on the road again: Bishkek to Almaty

Just 250km of cycling to cover in this update but since I spent so long in Bishkek (2.5 weeks!) I figured I should at least write something about the past few weeks. So Bishkek was a fairly dull affair of … Continue reading

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Desert Delirium: Kazakhstan

  Wow. What an adventure the past 5.5 days have been. “Adventure” is one way of putting it I suppose. Other words I’d use to describe the 490km across the Kazakh Steppe could be “survival”, “endurance”, “suffering”, and …..”WIND”. Maybe … Continue reading

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Irish Sea to the Caspian Sea: 4 Months on the Road

After two months on the road I arrived in Istanbul and wrote reflections on those two months. It seems fitting that I do the same another two months down the road, and crucially, past the halfway mark in terms of … Continue reading

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