Border crossing photo into Mongolia

Crossing the Gobi Desert

The 2016 Silk Route tour rolled out of Beijing two weeks ago en route to the legendary metropolis of Istanbul


10 Reasons to Cycle Mongolia

1. Mongolia is the least densely populated country in the world. Find out what it feels like cycling through a

Mun Yew has a view of Karakul Lake

Silk Route Riders Speak Out

“A roller coaster of ride with loads of gears, beers, and a few tears with plenty of hills, thrills and


Into the Mongolian Steppe

After re-scouting the Bamboo Road, it was off to Beijing for the next mission. I’d be scouting the new Silk