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September 15, 2019

Mean Canada (Russia #3)

All those years ago, when I was telling Sasha why I didn’t think I ever needed

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ANna on a Zyl truck August 8, 2019

Into the Cosmos (Russia #1)

“Russia!  But why?” A question I’ve been asked many times in the months

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Sunset over Russian steppe near Mongolia July 30, 2019

How to Cross the China-Russia Border from Manzhouli to Zabaykalsk

This is not my typical post. But the internet desperately needs an update on how to

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November 12, 2012

Lost in Marrakech (West Africa #1)

The Journey fter 24 rather pleasant and mildly eventful hours of flying, I arrived

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November 15, 2010

Smoking Monks and Criminal Comedy (Myanmar, Update #6)

  Laughing All The Way to Prison Last week Myanmar had its first

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July 14, 2010

Warping Time (Korea #2)

I write (the beginning of) this as I munch on the results of my final ₩18000:

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They were short on beds that night October 8, 2009

Touchdown (India update #1)

Coming from Canada, Dan arrived about a week before I did. Normally very eloquent,

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August 26, 2008

Go West. New Frontier. Escape from Xinjiang (China...

Here are the final three China updates, emailed separately but posted together: Go

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July 7, 2008

Thousands of Kilometers. Down the Yangtze. Shanghainese. (China #4 to...

Thousands of Kilometers (China #4) In the last few days Oker and his Mandarin has

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Making bricks August 5, 2007

How I got conned (East Africa #1)

So, I got robbed. Well, maybe the correct word is conned. Where can you draw the

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