Author Archives: Morgan

Stuck: Three Weeks in a Hostel with Dirtbags

Day 7.  No exit in sight.  Word on the web was that our passports had arrived in LA, would get to the Chinese embassy that day.  It would be a while before they actually put a sticker in it and … Continue reading

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One Day in the Pamirs

Masks of Apathy We’d been on the bike for 6 hours and 15 minutes when the road turned bad again.  The road was carved into the side of a cliff, the Panj River dashing downwards beneath it.  Above us were … Continue reading

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The Five Minute Rule: How to Stay Friends with a Long Term Travel Buddy

    It was 7 am, breakfast. Chris and I faced each other across a low table in a Moorish courtyard, still waking up.  We were silent as the owner of the bed and breakfast brought us bread, eggs, and … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Central Asian Visas in Baku and Get on the Ferry across the Caspian

View Baku Embassies and the Ferry in a larger map This post is for all the fellow travelers who wish to use Baku as a launching point for a crossing of Central Asia.  The process of getting your visas and … Continue reading

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Life on the Road: 8 Photos

These photos were taken over three days, while we rode a loop around Hanoi through Vietnam’s breathtaking northern highlands. I tried to take photos that show something about our daily life while we’re cycling.             … Continue reading

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