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Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva

Finally, we have good enough internet access to post an update (from our friends’ home in Behshahr, Iran) so here’s what happened after we left Samarkand… 1,313 more words


From Bled to Nova Gorica...

Great, great day on Wednesday!! Parked just by what appears to be a logging operation on the 404, my baby high above clouds as a first! 71 more words

Walking Round Lake Bled...

What started as a chillax-ed stroll turned into walking round the ~6km of Lake Bled ending in night fall – balancing-out my carbon emission guilt, I guess (even though my baby is quite green) ;)

Leaving Khiva for Turkmenistan

This is just a very short post to say all is well. We have had an amazing time in Uzbekistan, made wonderful new friends in Samarkand, loved the architecture of Bukhara, enjoyed a $4 hair cut each, and made the most of our brief stay in Khiva. 137 more words


Lake Bled, Slovenia!

After 936 miles & 2 whole days, I made it to Slovenia!! This is Lake Bled. :D

Saturday was the best progress where I did 477 miles in one day (maybe a personal best). 30 more words

Samarkand - a silent stroll

Words cannot describe the beauty of the treasures we have had the privilege to visit, the serenity of the architecture and madrasahs and the warmth of Uzbeks, so I hope you enjoy this silent stroll. 757 more words



Tashkent, or Toshkent, a large sprawling city with both a new centre and old heart and a silk route city. As we have ridden through this region following sections of the silk route we can only wonder at the courage and fortitude of those who travelled this way centuries ago linking the diverse cultures of east and west bringing trade and ideas to other cultures. 1,391 more words