#1: It’s gonna be tough… But not so tough most moderately fit bicycle travelers can’t hack it. What counts most is commitment and a willingness to put up with some pain. The Pamir Highway traverses harsh and unforgiving landscape. It’s
Changing ContinentsThere’s something disconcerting about jetting half way around the world by plane when you’re more accustomed to rolling slowly across continents.Not that the flight between New York and Kazakhstan was all that quick. From take-off time at JFK to
One of Central Asia’s Top Cycle Touring SpotsYou’re forgiven if you can’t quite place Kyrgyzstan on a world map.While this former Soviet republic may not be a hot spot for package tourists, it’s fast becoming a favorite among long-distance bicycle travelers.
Roberto Gallegos and Annika Wachter of Tasting Travels tell us all about the mysterious Central Asian nation of Uzbekistan. Reason #1 Just because it is Uzbekistan: I am not proud to admit it, but before planning our trip through Central Asia I had no