PAMIRS x 2 = Elation November 4th 2013 PAMIR x 2! THE RETURN!
Riding on the Pamir Highway from Alichur, Tajikistan, to Sary Tash, Kyrgyzstan.
To make it short for those of you who don’t want to read the whole thing... I ended up riding on the Pamir Highway again, this time with a nice tail wind (except the last day to the border) and as you can imagine, it was fantastic, with blue sky, snow capped-mountains, clear streams, tur ... read more
Asia » Tajikistan » Murgab The Tajik people came under Russian rule in the 1860s and 1870s, but Russia's hold on Central Asia weakened following the Revolution of 1917. Bolshevik control of the area was fiercely contested and not fully reestablished until 1925. Tajikistan beca... ... read more
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