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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