[PIC] Tajik and Kyrgyz mountains

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The Pamir Highway in November, Tadjikistan – part 2: Khorog-Osh

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We decided to keep going on the Pamir Highway in spite of the knee and infected finger problems. It was time to leave Khorog and climb on the 4000m high plateau. The weather forecast in Murgab was appealing!

Meteo Murgab, 3600m

Weather forecast of Murgab, 3600m

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After 50 km and as it was starting to snow, two Tajiks …

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The Pamir Highway in November, Tajikistan – part 1: Dushanbe-Khorog

We had settled on our route: we took the southern road from Dushanbe to Khorog, the northern one being blocked by the snow. It was the right decision, as we learnt afterwards that a Japanese guy had to backtrack for hundreds of km…

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We left Dushanbe with bad weather forecast ahead of us, “oh well, these are …

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Ouzbek bazaars, and last stop before the Pamir Highway

We left Bukhara, heading for Dushanbe, in Tazhikistan. Moutains progressively appeared, making us happy of the change from endless dusty deserts.

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