1,300kms later – The end of the Karakoram Highway

Kashgar marks the end of the 1,300km Karakoram Highway and the end of our journey. We’ve completed one of the classic travel journeys, following in the footsteps of the many traders, warriors, pilgrims and poets that have gone before us on this remote branch of the ancient Silk Road. Depending on your perspective we’ve survived … More 1,300kms later – The end of the Karakoram Highway

Peaceful Gulmit

We were woken at 5am by water gushing out of the tap. All the hotels had water issues and amid many apologies our bathroom bucket had been being filled for us with big bottles of water. The water in Karimabad comes from the glaciers so what comes out of the taps is black/grey and we … More Peaceful Gulmit