Our second and last flight in this trip landed us in Bucharest, our starting point for the soft return to Lille, in France. After a good hour monopolising a quarter of the airport building back up our dusty bikes, we got to meet our Warmshowers host, Andrei.
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In the South-Eastern parts of Kazakhstan, we were immediately surrounded by a sea of grasslands: the steppes, inhabited only by horses, cowboys and their herds.
We headed directly to the south wanting to cross through the Karkara valley, to enjoy later the numerous hiking possibilities around Issyk-Kul lake, in neighbouring Kyrgyzstan. We tried everything to know if …Read more
After a quiet week in Xining, we set up for our last leg of China, heading West.
The Taklamakan desert quickly showed its windy and scorched face. Headwinds, obviously.