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Photos of Khiva and Turkmenistan finally uploaded

As promised, we have started uploading photos and videos we have been unable to upload for the past month.

Khiva – photos

http://2slowspeeds.com/2014/08/17/photos-of-khiva/

Leaving Khiva for Turkmenistan… 7 more words

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Sharjah rest and relaxation

Having spent 8 solid hours in Banda Abbas, southern Iran, getting the necessary paperwork to ship our bikes (which will make a separate post) and ourselves to Sharjah, UAE, then travelled 12 hours overnight on the same ferry as our bikes, then spent 5 hours at Sharjah port clearing our bikes, we arrived at our hotel looking like 2 drowned rats, dripping with sweat, filthy and no doubt not smelling too fresh! 433 more words

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Yazd

10 Sept. We set off from our beautiful hotel, which was formally a 180 year old house with three courtyards and endless rooms off them, to see the sights of Yazd. 1,787 more words

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Esfahan

7th September 2014

We leave our lovely hotel in Koshan, request help to take our luggage to the bikes, load our panniers back on the bikes and get ready to ride up the very steep, angled and weirdly corrugated driveway up to the lane-way. 1,949 more words

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Leaving Tehran for Kashan

Today, Friday 5th September, we leave Tehran. The roadside butcher had finished his business – probably meat for the building crew a couple of doors down. 1,291 more words

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Tehran

1st September 2014

We eventually left Karaj for Tehran, Monday 1st September. We used Sohrab’s instructions to get from the village the villa was located in to the freeway. 2,724 more words

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Driving in Iran

Driving in Iran and Tehran especially can be quite nerve racking, even for us with our varied riding and driving experience. The style and pace of traffic and pedestrian movement can be overwhelming and difficult to follow. 785 more words

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