4 Countries in 6 Hours

March 5, 2017 0

What is the fastest you have ever visited 4 different countries? Our record is now 4 in less than 6 hours. We had a long and really unique trip a short time ago that led to this. We were going to travel from the Ukraine down to Varna on the Black Sea in Bulgaria. First,…

Battambang is in northwestern Cambodia. It is the capital of the leading rice-producing province of the country. Battambang remains the hub of Cambodia's northwest, connecting the region with Phnom Penh and Thailand. The city is situated on the Sangkae River, a tranquil, small body of water that winds its way picturesquely through Battambang Province. As…

Naadam is the festival that takes place in July of each year in Mongolia. This has taken place for over 700 years in one form or another and probably began as a festival within each of the different Mongolian tribes. (more…)

The third installment of our Mongolian adventure has us leaving the Great Gobi Desert and heading for the Orkhon Waterfall. Today we began one of the longest trips we have made in our Russian Van consisting of over 300 km. This does not sound like much of a trip, but what doesn't sound like much,…

Just the word 'Mongolia' stirs up some memories of the great Ghingus Khan (pronounced "Chingus"). How he was able to take a country that is roughly twice the size of Texas in the U.S. and become the master of the largest land empire in the history of the world. He ruled everything from Russia, East…

Beijing, China has always been a dream. Not just because almost everything we've ever used during our life said "Made In China" on the back, but also because it has always sounded intriguing and different. Not only were our expectations fulfilled, we were actually blown away by Beijing. The trip to China has to be…