Enter The Gobi - Day 4 September 10th 2011 Woke up this morning with an itchy head, I probably had nits. Its difficult to maintain a healthy existence without showers and baths. I don't know how often the Mongolian country folk wash but its certainly not everyday, which leads me to believe that it must be considered somewhat of a chore around these parts. Anyway, I headed to the nearby stream and washed my grisly locks, the water was i ... read more
Asia » Mongolia » Gobi Desert The Mongols gained fame in the 13th century when under Chinggis KHAN they conquered a huge Eurasian empire. After his death the empire was divided into several powerful Mongol states, but these broke apart in the 14th century. The Mongols eventually ... ... read more
In 2014 I cycled from Tokyo to Tokyo,
In 2015 I started writing a book about cycling from Tokyo to Tokyo,
In 2016 I finished writing a book about cycling from Tokyo to Tokyo,
In 2017 I will not be cycling from Tokyo to Tokyo.
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