Monthly Archives: May 2005

Time to work, for the travellers & the Scientists

Jeremy gets ready to cross the shaky, frail & dilapidated bridge. “Camera rolling … actions!” (Kyrgyzstan … 24.04.05 to 12.05.05) But it’s really time to do some serious work in Barskoon village. We have come to stay with Mahabat’s parents … Continue reading

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Karakol & the American Dream

It’s a mysterious how things worked out. We met Amy at the post office & having some brief introduction, she decided to help us and get us to meet a friend of hers. She is a volunteer with the Peace … Continue reading

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Kyrgyz, Russian & Przhevalsky

These enthusiastic kids showing us to the house where we can take a break. (Kyrgyzstan … 24.04.05 to 12.05.05) My front rack broke while cycling on the rocky track. This McGayver-trained local man came along with a pliers and some … Continue reading

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Blocked by snow …

1st contact with Kyrgyz. These gentlemen were on their way to collect water from a nearby spring, but turned back anyway to bring us home for a lunch stop. (Kyrgyzstan … 24.04.05 to 12.05.05) We have planned to take an … Continue reading

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