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Adventure Annoyances 2 – Bad Drivers

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Following on in our ‘Adventure Annoyances’ series we look now from the surface of the roads to those driving on them, specifically the Bad drivers. Every country has atrocious drivers; only some have more than others, the worst offenders we…
Kazakhstan, the most economically advanced of the ‘Stans’ (thanks to its reserves of oil, natural gas and minerals) is the ninth-biggest country in the World. With land of 2.7 million sq km, is about the size of Western Europe meanwhile its population is just over 17 million people.

First port of call for us? Well, since we still [...]

Chapter 28/Kazakhstan

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Kazakhstan, the most economically advanced of the ‘Stans’ (thanks to its reserves of oil, natural gas and minerals) is the ninth-biggest country in the World. With land of 2.7 million sq km, is about the size of Western Europe meanwhile …
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Bewaffneter Raubüberfall auf uns

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In der Nacht zum 08.10.2014 wurden wir Opfer eines bewaffneten Raubüberfalls auf der Campsite der Fat Monkeys Lodge in Cape Maclear Gegen 2 Uhr in der Nacht standen plötzlich 4 mit Macheten bewaffnete junge Männer vor dem Hanomag und griffen…

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Hello All!  Just a quick update from the beautiful city of Prague, there is another post on it’s way shortly but in the meantime…. We have loaded a couple more YouTube videos – a quick one of Charyn Canyon in…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…

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