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Cape Town, South Africa
August 15, 2020, 6:07 am
Mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy
57°F
humidity: 82%
wind speed: 7 mph NW
sunrise: 7:24 am
sunset: 6:16 pm
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Botswana
August 15, 2020, 6:07 am
Clear
Clear
9°C
humidity: 80%
wind speed: 2 mph WNW
sunrise: 6:24 am
sunset: 5:41 pm
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August 15, 2020, 7:07 am
Mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy
59°F
humidity: 87%
wind speed: 7 mph WNW
sunrise: 6:35 am
sunset: 6:40 pm
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Xi’an – The Silk Road Terminus

The photos have been added to the earlier photo-less “Great Wall” post.

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

Day 52, Tue June 23, Lanzhou-Pingliang [...]

Great Wall

Day 44, Mon June 15, Turpan-Hami – 401 km (249 miles)

At 4:30AM 4 riders depart from the hotel to the dry Lake Ayding, −154 meters (−505 ft).  It’s the 4th lowest point on earth depending how you measure.  It was [...]

China Border Crossing

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides a [...]

I’m worth 13 cows?

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides a [...]

The Pamir Highway

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides a [...]

Samarkand & Tunnel of Terror!

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides [...]

Turkmenistan & Uzbekistan

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides [...]

Hello & Goodby Iran

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides [...]

The Tehran Jail

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CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides [...]

Amazing traffic congestion

PHOTOS: If you want to see the photo’s full-size, click the photo, it isolates to a new page and click it once again.  Use browser’s “back” to return to blog.

CURRENT LOCATION:  Upper right corner is my Delorme inReach Explorer satellite tracks provided by SPOTwalla.  When activated, it provides [...]