a thousand words

I’d like to share a few photographs which I took from the road. I don’t want to bore anyone with scores of shots so I chose a brief selelection highlighting each country of my route. Just a glimpse. Here they are.

The Sphinx at the pyramids of Giza, Egypt

Cruising the Nile on a felucca, with crew members Adif and Asharaf

The Ramesseum on the west bank of Luxor, Egypt

Petra, Jordan

Amman, Jordan

Street life from a coffee house in Damascus, Syria

Umayyad mosque, Damascus

Palmyra, Syria

Boats in the harbour, Byblos, Lebanon

On the corniche, Beirut

Last light on the harbour of Akko, Israel

Walking the Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem

Beside the Western wall, Jerusalem

Red square, Moscow

Dusk on Olkhon island, Lake Baikal, Russia

The partially frozen river flowing through Ulan Ude at sunset, Russia

Gandantegchinlen Monastery in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Gers in first light, Terelj, Mongolia

Ellenka with a fluffy toy Loch Ness monster, Terelj

View from an ox cart, Terelj

Morning traffic, Beijing

Dance exercise in the park, Beijing

The great wall of China

Traffic in Hanoi, Vietnam

Cat Ba island, Vietnam

Naptime in Saigon, Vietnam

That’s all for now.

Keep exploring.


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