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Matt Givertz
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Post Adventure Review
So, dear reader, our adventure is at an end and it is now time to look at what was good, not so good and what lessons were learnt from my first overland trip.  As you may recall I had intended to do a couple of shake down trips before the big one but this w...

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Homecoming
So dear reader our adventure has finally come to an end.  We arrived back into Potton on Saturday 26th October at 12pm exactly 140 days and 3 hours after we left on the 6th of June.  Sarah, Albert and I were touched by the number of people who braved a cold...

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He'd never have done it without me! :)
Ulanbataar to Blighty - Sorted!
Well dear reader 20,485 miles covered so far with only 136 more to go before we arrive back in Potton.  The journey home was not as straight forward as we had hoped for.  To make things simple for you I have broken the journey down into the three main stage...

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Homeward bound - Baltics to Blighty
So dear reader apologies seem to be de rigour for my blog so as not to disappoint I apologise for not posting until we have actually reached Blighty.  We aren't home yet but are getting acclimatised to not being on the road. As you may recall we left St Pet...

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Homeward bound - From Russia with Love
Well dear reader we are now on our way home and have left Mongolia and Russia behind us.  Our journey home started with a short drive from Ulanbataar to Altanbulag and the Russian border.  From there we have travelled nearly 4,500 miles across Russia to Est...

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Mongolia - Sorted!
Apologies for the tardiness of my posting updates but since we left Bishkek most of our journey has been driving and sorting out minor (pun intended) problems with Albert.  He has covered these in his blog post about the journey from  Tashkent to Ulanbataar...

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Uzbekistan and the Pamir Highway
A lot has happened since we last posted and I am sure, dear reader, that you are just dying to find out what we have been up to.  Well, I shall relate our adventures from Uzbekistan to Kyrgystan which include the trials and tribulations of the infamous Pami...

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Bar Steward of a border crossing over 8 hours but we got there in the end :)
Tbilisi to Tashkent - Sorted
Nearly two months into my adventure and we have reached Tashkent in Uzbekistan. We left Tbilisi and drove a short way to Stepantsminda where Matt and Sara spent a day walking (why?) before we crossed from Georgia into Russia.  The road wasn't too bad but th...

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Bar Steward of a border crossing but all OK and on our way to Tajikistan
Tbilisi to Tashkent - Sorted
Nearly two months into my adventure and we have reached Tashkent in Uzbekistan. We left Tbilisi and drove a short way to Stepantsminda where Matt and Sara spent a day walking (why?) before we crossed from Georgia into Russia.  The road wasn't too bad but th...
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