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On the way to Kashgar the road leads over another pass between Karakorum and Pamir mountains. This part was all covered by snow. Although it looked very beautiful it made driving even slower. If not you end up like this police car.
Karakorum to Pamir

October 16th 2005
The last part of KKH from Tashkurgan to Kashgar leads through the Pamir mountains and trough the Tarim Basin. Getting the Bus in the morning was not that easy. We had been told already to better come early, but the tickets were sold out when the ticket office opened. You could only recieve a ticket when your name was on a reservation list. Getting your name on the reservation list for the next da ... read more
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