As I peaked over the top of the final Pamir mountain pass, everything was awash with green. It was one of the only things I had come to expect from Kyrgyzstan.
This is NOT a tell me I’m awesome post, NOR is it a rally to round up the local villagers, pitch fork and torches In hand, to go burn a… Not everyone likes you.
What on earth are you doing? Cycling solo and unsupported around the World, to raise money for Meningitis Now and Macmillan Cancer Support. Solo – started off from Trafalgar Square… What? Why? How?
Today is the 22nd of August, I wake with a full stomach and rested legs. In a small way, I feel that I have personally acomplished a huge task over the last… Pamirs complete
As you may have already guessed from my recent post – ” Whats wrong with me? “; im currently cycling through the Pamirs. As these characters dance across the screen of my mobile… The Pamirs
Don’t worry, I havent lost the plot, anymore than I had when I came up with the idea to cycle aroud the world. Its just an honest reflection of my mental state and personality
Probably getting fed up of yet another amazing landscape or high quality selfie, shared on my Instagram and linked on my Facebook. To think, I’m asking for donations to charity when I’m basically just on holiday right? ….I couldn’t agree with you more, as I make another desperate run to the bathroom. Im writing this the morning after, being fortunate enough to spend the majority of my time, sharing a 1 x 2 metre throne room, with a family of cockroaches.
I have read various stories relating to experiences at the boarder with Uzbekistan, unfortunately it will always be the case that someone has a different experience to others.
However, the Kazak guards let us straight through and apart from going through the motions of the admin side of things, the Uzbeks didn’t hold us up too much either
The Uzbeks are extremely fond of their bridges. Enforcing a strict no photos rule, extending to the water over which they stretch. However, they seemed to be rather concerned about… Gold teeth and Desert fish
Duration: 5 days Distance: 557km Registration in Kazakhstan The UK travel guidance website, implies that if you are entering the country not by one of the airports, then you need… Aktau – Beyneu (Kazakhstan)