In March 2012, I left my home in Gloucestershire, UK, to cycle around the world. I have no idea how long this will take ...

Cycling in ‘Uzbekistan’

14 May 2013

Eating my way through Central Asia

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As a cyclist, getting enough to eat in Central Asia presents a major challenge. I’ve harked on and on about this in previous posts and so its about time I presented a bit more information about the different dishes found in this part of the world. Using a highly simplistic and unsatisfactory out-of-ten scoring system, I have tried to rank…

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15 Mar 2013

Planning for the Pamirs

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Just a quick update for anyone who’s interested. I am in the middle of planning for the Pamir Highway, a road running west to east through Tajikistan along the Afghan border and then south to north up into Kyrgyzstan. It is the second highest international road in the world, reaching up to 4600m, and as such requires quite a bit…

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