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May 24, 2005 - High Altitude Camp at Army Checkpoint

Depart: Naryn, Kyrgyzstan Arrive: Near Torugart Pass, Kyrgyzstan/China Border Overnight: Bush camp - It turned out that one of the cereals Andrew and I had bought, had a chocolate flavour filling. Once this news had been leaked, the box was decimated within the space of minutes. This was one of the most exciting parts of what was essentially another drive day. - We stopped off in the town in the morning to take a look at a picturesque mosque against a beautiful mountain backdrop. Alex and I even found a little time for internetting. - We...

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Sep 24, 2004 - Tash Rabat

Apres Song Kol, nous voila partis pour le caravanserail de Tash Rabat qui etait un lieu de passage important sur la route de la soie en direction de la Chine. On retente une excursion a cheval jusqu'au lac de Chatyr Kol, erreur... On avance plus vite que les chevaux, Alex est meme oblige de tirer le sien, on croise des yacks sauvages et des marco pola, sorte de gros mufflon sauvage. On dort sous la yourte chauffee au poele, c'est le grand luxe a cote de Song Kol!!!

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