Around Issyk Kul吉爾吉斯坦|伊塞克湖繞一圈 part1

Issyk Kul is the second highest and biggest salty lake in the world and means “warm lake”, which water wasn't that warm...它是全世界第二大的高山鹽水湖泊,中國古代又稱之為熱海,Issyk就有溫熱的意涵,在蘇聯時期曾經是極受歡迎的旅遊勝地,現在仍有許多俄羅斯遊客來這裡。

From Osh to Bishkek 吉爾吉斯坦|從奧什到比什凱克

This section is my first impression of food in Kyrgyzstan, as well as the first time I know the post- Soviet Union building and lifestyle.這段路是我對吉爾吉斯的食物入門印象,還有第一次認識蘇聯時期的建築與生活環境。

Crossing 130km to Irkeshtam border 吉爾吉斯坦|穿越130公里到伊爾克什坦

at irkeshtam

We started to wait outside before the gate open, because we must be arrived before 11 O' Clock一早連大門都還沒開放我們就在外面等待,為的就是要趕在十一點之前到邊境

Before Irkeshtam border 中國|伊爾克什坦邊境之前

kashgar, wall, old

I didn't expect to get to Uchia so soon. It's just one more lonesome boring place. A hotel seemed to be under construction for a long time, Door-closed buildings, no people on the streets, empty, nothing. 沒想到這麼順利下午三點多就來到烏洽,這是個很荒涼無聊的地方,蓋一半的旅館、關著門的建築物、沒有人走在路上,空空如也

Karakol high way 中國|冷美的喀拉崑崙公路

Finally we decided to go ourselves. If we won't pass the checkpoint, we back to here. Though I can't go to Pakistan, let me physically close to it. So we left with few simple clothes. 所謂的導遊只是他開車到我們想去的地方,我們還是決定自己去,無法通過的話再回來吧,不能到巴基斯坦那就讓身體靠近它也好,就這樣我們只帶簡便的衣物岀發

Hitchhiking 4700km in 8 days 中國|八天四千七百公里路part2

Fourth day we were lucky to get a ride to the service area in short time, which was just 3 kilometers away from highway entrance. Today's mission was to hitch a ride to the west and it turned out to be an endless waiting 第四天很幸運的我們很快就到了上高速三公里後的服務區,任務是找到一輛往西的車,換來的是場漫長的等待⋯

Hitchhiking 4700km in 8 days 中國|八天四千七百公里路part1

"Where are you going?" we asked "Urumqi." he answered. "Oh my, could you please take us with you? Please!" I was so excited. Probably we don't need to hitchhike anymore. Just get to Xin Jiang with one car.「我要去烏魯木齊。」他回說,「什麼!天啊,拜託可以帶我們走嗎?」難道我們這麼好運,可以一車一路到新疆?

One night on the Great Wall中國|北京的一夜長城

long structure zigzaging through the green mountain landscapes, changcheng, "long town", thousands and thousands kilometres of ancient defense. For me the view of it was stunning. 躺在綠山上的鋸齒長條物,長城,長長的城,這個千年萬里的防護線,這景象讓我看得目瞪口呆

Surprised me! Songkran in Chiangmai 泰國|意外給我驚喜的清邁宋干節

We were about to leave for Laos, but we decided to stay one day and see what's going on here in Chiangmai, a very joyful day of religious experience in Thailand原打算直接去寮國,但我們最後決定在清邁瞧瞧東南亞最大的宋干節慶,這天是個很歡樂的泰國宗教體驗

One train home 中國|慢慢回家路-7小時廣州到吉安

Media says it is the"World's Largest Human Migration" to describe the Lunar new year period, " a period of travel in China with extremely high traffic load around the time of the Chinese New Year."新聞更是以「地表最大的人類遷徙」來描述過年時期全中國的人口移動