Ehm, I think I’ve just eaten some Sheep’s ‘Balls’ – Xinjiang Province – Urumqi and around

XINJIANG, CHINA – (June 2007) Sat 9th – Fri 22nd June 2007 – (Urumqi) After an over night train from Dunhuang during which time Hee gained an admirer which unfortunately

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Xinjiang og Kina

Jeg havde forestillet mig Kashgar, tæt på den kirgisiske grænse, som en kaotisk Centralasiatisk handelsby, isoleret som byen er i et støvet og afsides hjørne af Kina. Men da vi

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Kanasi Forest Reserve

7:00am, Departure from Buer’Jin We got on our tour bus and headed towards Kanasi Forest Reserve. On the way there, the view was magnificent. Kanasi is 3000miles above sea level

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High-ho silver, AWAY!!

10:00am, In my yurt (a yurt is a big tent) I woke up with a fever. I went to the W.C twice this morning and i had to go again

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Turpan; A desert Oasis

At 45 degrees in the midday heat, Turpan is no place to chill. The air is dry and your body must fight the enormous wicking power to hold any moisture

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endlich wuesten feeling

in kashgar sollte es das erste richtige wuestenerlebnis geben und zwar ging es in die nahe gelegene wueste. leider schneite es so heftig, das in der trockensten wueste der welt

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the flowers of Lake Kanas

hi all Kanas park was in it’s springtime and it was full of flowers. we were overwhelmed by how many diffrent kinds of flower there were there. Hagit thought that

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crossing the desert and ending up in Siberia

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 this is the way from urumqi to lake kanas Hi all this week we took a long and hard drive up to

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Kashgar – Land of the Monobrow

It’s been along time coming but I can finally say I am loving China! I’m in a bizarre place, a province called “Xinjiang” north of the Middle Kingdom. Xinjiang is

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Shopping for a Goat

Kashgar is an amazing place to just wander… Here are some images from a day at the Livestock market and the backstreets of its Old Town.

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