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Down in India … again

Re-entering India from Nepal was an easy border crossing. We even could exchange our Nepalese rupees for Indian rupees with an Italian cycler who went back to Nepal. We had all of the paperwork done and then the customs officer of India told us that he wa ...

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India, going up and going down

It was quiet when we crossed the border from Pakistan to India. We were the only ones crossing, but seeing the big tribunes on each side of the border, it is likely that there will be a lot of spectators at the lowering of the flags ceremony (https://en.w ...

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Pakistan, an odd way to freedom

We were about to enter Pakistan. It was going to be a mixture of surviving traffic, waiting, friendly people, nice food and the lack of freedom. We left in Zahedan (Iran) at 06:10 am, so we would be on time to go to Dalbandin (Pakistan) the same day. We w ...

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More blue on the street

In Holland sometimes people say that there isn’t enough blue on the street. They would like to see more police-officers on the street. Maybe those people should spent a few days in Turkmenistan. It might change their opinion.We got an invitation letter fr ...

Pamir Highway

We were already in Dushanbe Tajikistan. Now we had to decide whether we would take the northern or the southern route to Qalai Kumb. We chose the northern route with more offroad sections, less traffic, shorter than the southern route and some other featu ...

Ferry hot

FerryThe ferry from Baku (Azerbaijan) to Aqtau (Kazachstan). Well the ferry actually goes from Alat (80km south of Baku) to Kuryk (70km south of Aqtau). But hey, we just want to cross the caspian sea as fast as possible, so we won’t complain about an extr ...

Budapest to Greece

The last 2 weeks we rode from Budapest (Hungary) through Romania and Bulgaria to Greece.HungaryIn Hungary we still had rain. Daniëlles rainpants were not waterproof, so we stopped early to dry up.RomaniaNext day was better. We only took a small ride, beca ...

To drive or not to drive(rslicence)?

At some point we checked all of our cards, documents, insurance, etc. for expiry dates. Somehow my driverslicence slipped through and in the first days of April I discovered that my driverslicence would expire in october 2019, so I had to extend it.Since ...