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Cycling portrait

July 19, 2016 - © Alena Pesavento
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Cyclists on the Pamir highway – 5 Swiss in Karakul

July 17, 2016 - From left to right: Marcel and Alena on the tandem – you can read more about them at: www.frischlufttour.ch Manuk and...
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Trucker’s cafe

June 29, 2016 - We took a side trip to the Chinese border and came across this restaurant. It was such an unexpected treat to have fried...
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Cyclists on the Pamir highway

June 16, 2016 - An American whom we met in Murgab
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Out of gas

June 01, 2016 - A couple miles from Murgab Paul came across these taxi passengers trying to push their vehicle towards the town. It turn...
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Bicycling portrait

May 28, 2016 - © Johannes Hardeweg
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Have a good trip

May 24, 2016 - We were cycling a side road surrounded by barren landscape when we came across this sign...
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Homestay guestbook

May 12, 2016 - After (of course!) writing that the homestay was the best in all of the Pamirs, we would always check out which cyclists...
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Tea time

May 10, 2016 - Paul enjoying a cup of tea at a homestay.
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Cyclists on the Pamir highway - Julian Bloomer and Ellie

May 02, 2016 - A childhood dream sustained Julian through the many dark years in classrooms and lecture theatres and after a brief stin...
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An outhouse

April 28, 2016 - A regular architectural feature in the Pamirs.
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Murgab kids

April 13, 2016 - The architecture might be bleak but the kids more than make up for it!
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The main market in Murgab

April 10, 2016 - Most of the market stalls are re-furbished shipping containers.
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Wild camping in the Pamirs

March 31, 2016 - Fantastic to camp in such a spectacular landscape!
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Akbaital pass

March 28, 2016 - At 4655m., it’s the highest point on the Pamir highway.
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Bicyclists on the Pamir highway

March 24, 2016 - Russians touring through Tajikistan
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Chinese bike in Tajikistan

March 12, 2016 - Most of the products are now imported from China.
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Homestay in Karakul

March 04, 2016 - A homestay consists of: all you can drink tea, cupboards full of tea cups and an outhouse where you can run to in the mi...
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