We’re halfway through Iran and all the hassle of getting into the country: authorisations, visas, getting the right clothing together


Halfway across Iran

Our Silk Route Tour arrived in Tehran today, busing into this megacity of 16 million from beyond the outer suburbs.


Stan who?

Before travelling to Central Asia the image I had of any place that ended in a ‘stan was one of

Chris Jones and John getting through a hot day

Why we suffer.

Travelling the Silk Road by bicycle is not easy, that’s for sure. If you’re not fighting a headwind, you’re suffering