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Welcome to Kazakhstan

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After our indulgent evening with like-minded cohorts Stephen and Caroline, the morning greeted us a little too early along with the slight reminder of the previous nights drinking habits. Anyway we packed and headed for a supermarket which proved OK…

Kazakh wedding

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By sec. XX Kazakhstan  was a country of nomads. Less southern area through which the Silk Road . I mean where do we intend to take. May all travelers avoid this segment and pedal or drive their vehicle in Georgia in Azerbaijan, and the Caspian Sea ferry crossing.We…

Everything changes

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Location : 50° 43′ 35″N, 86° 18′ 28″E (Altai Republic, Russia) Distance from Sydney:  11,401km They say that if you put a frog in a pot of water and slowly boil it, the change of temperature is slow enough that the…

A long day

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An insight into a day on the road where things don’t go as planned. Benn: 4am: I realise I am awake. Early hours of the morning, still dark outside our hotel room in Almaty, Kazakhstan. There is a car alarm…

Kazakhstan

KAZAKHSTAN           27TH October We are forced to transit Kazakhstan to reach Kyrgyzstan, due to the border between Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan being closed due to ethnic tensions.  This adds several days to our journey and also hundreds of miles.   We know…