Peace in Pakistan September 10th 2007 Hello, Everyone!
It feels like a lifetime since our last update. The quick version of our last month is that we've been in Pakistan since September 4th... we traveled in over the Kunjerab Pass and we’ve been making our way south and east. We spent time in 1) the Hunza Valley with Ismali Muslims, 2) the Gilgit area with military personnel and a bunch of bearded men, 3) in Baltistan, home of big ... read more
Asia » Pakistan » Northern Areas » Karimabad The separation in 1947 of British India into the Muslim state of Pakistan (with two sections West and East) and largely Hindu India was never satisfactorily resolved, and India and Pakistan have fought two wars - in 1947-48 and 1965 - over the disput... ... read more
Welcome to our blog.... we moved out of our house in the spring. We spent three months living in the car, traveling around the western US. Next, we downsized a little further into our backpacks to spend the next five months traveling around Central and Southeast Asia. We spent time in Kyrgyzstan, China (Xinjiang), and Pakistan... and then Thailand, Myanmar (Burma), and Cambodia.
Lots of rock climbing and trekking, with a little beach time and Wat visits to keep things relaxing and educational. We hope you enjoy and look forward to reading your comments!
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