Samarkand > Bukhara 285km

Getting some petrol from plastic bottles before we leave town as there are no petrol stations on the way.  It is best to get a recommendation of someone selling petrol – the government are trying to close this practice down as there are some who are apparently selling/adding cooking oil. This guy drove the wrong […]

Samarkand, at last

We are back in the land of good wifi  (I’m a happy girl) so i’ts catch-up time.   The road to Samarkand – we climbed up and over mountains The view from the top We arrived in the city on the University Exam Day, which means that all internet in the city is turned off […]

Dushanbe > Samarkand

Finally it was time for us to leave Dushanbe – we don’t usually stay in one place for so long but have been waiting for the entry date on our Uzbekistan visa to arrive, and today is the day. Lady washing her carpets in the drain Cotton fields We got pulled over again with the […]