Countdown to the Finish Line

By Tanya Fraser

As it happens, expecting a strong cellular connection driving throught the Gobi Desert toward Ulaan Bataar was a little optimistic. Who knew? Piece together Will and Tommy’s final days of the race as they trucked it to the finish-line through their tweets. 5 days to go, and counting… 09:50 – Heading towards the Gobi Desert, taking […]


Shipwrecks of the Aral Sea [ALBUM]

By Tanya Fraser

New Flickr album: Shipwrecks of the Aral Sea. Once one of the largest lakes in the world, the Aral Sea has been on a steady decline since the ’60s.  In an ongoing effort to save this body of water, Kazakhstan’s North Aral Sea Dam project has risen the north’s water level to it’s highest point […]


Astana to Khiva

By Tanya Fraser

Tommy’s Log: After leaving eastern Kazakhstan, Will and I have headed south to Uzbekistan. However, before we reached Uzbekistan, we got ourselves lost in the city of Beyneu and almost became permament guests after we couldn’t find the trail (not road, literally a dirt path) to the Uzebksitan border. Once we found the road, we discoverd […]