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Oct 18, 2006 - Vodkatrain to Beijing

On the train everyone was very subdued. I was in a daze after drinking most of the night and having no sleep and spent a number of hours looking out of the window. The mountains and plains eventually gave way to scrub and semi desert and eventually all that was going past the window was a large flat desert. Dust started to filter into the carriage as the tracks were partially covered in places and the passing train was throwing it up. Behind us a dust cloud marked the progress of the train. For a desert there was a surprising amount of...

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