It is the 15th of January 1934 and Robert Byron is stuck in Tehran on his way to Afghanistan (“Oxiana”). […]
Busy going nowhereHeading out on travels I hope will last for three to four years. I travel overland as much as I can, trying to avoid the airports. I have been traveling a lot in my life and is now in a position where I could go. When this trip is over, I hope to have been in almost every country in the world.
Behind a green door in Tehran
There is a green door on the east side of a building in a park in central Tehran. Yesterday, I […]
A few pictures thus far
So far, it has been pretty smooth traveling thru Europe. I haven’t really put aside time to go thru my […]
In Istanbul – where it all is about to start
English first. Svenska längre ner. It took me about 32 hours from the Keleti station in Budapest to check in […]
Prologue – From Here to There: the necessity of context
— English above. På svenska längre ner. — Think Marco Polo. Every story about the Silk Road seems to include […]
The FYROM referendum? Oh, you mean Macedonia.
The last day of September is here. The forecast for Skopje says that it will be sunny and about 20 […]
Tips and thoughts on traveling in Kosovo
I have just spent a week in Kosovo. This are a few tips and thoughts on my week there. Please […]