Posts Tagged ‘driving’

Mongolia Day 1: After a night spent in the border compound (August 24, 2011)

We arrived at the Mongolian border shortly before closing time. Although we managed to pass immigration as individuals before the doors shut for the night, the car didn’t. We were locked inside the gates of the Mongolian border compound, and told to pitch our tents where ever we’d like. They would process the vehicles, which […]


If there is one country I would return to in a heartbeat…

If there is one country I would return to in a heartbeat...

…it would be Kyrgyzstan. This small, mountainous country had us completely enamored from just about the moment we crossed the border from Uzbekistan (which, though we have much love for, we were ready to leave). The beautiful landscape, friendly people, and easily accessible ATMs were welcoming and comforting. Here, let me show you: Shortly after […]


Getting to the Czechout Party (July 25, 2011)

Getting to the Czechout Party (July 25, 2011)

We left Munich on Monday morning after spending a wonderful Sunday evening there with a family gracious enough to both sponsor our Kickstarter project and put us up in their very comfortable apartment because we got lost looking for our campground.  They readied us for that day’s journey with a hearty breakfast of white veal […]