Summary of Central Asia and the Pamir Highway (Jul - Sep 2018).
Kumamoto, Nagasaki, Yatai in Fukuoka, Kobe Beef in Kobe, Kyoto, Hokaido, onsens, volcanoes, forests and lakes, and kawaii everywhere!
Tokyo, observations of Japanese society, Shikoku, onsens, Kyushu, Yakushima, generosity and hospitality (again), Mount Aso.
Reflections on a ten-day Vipassana meditation retreat I attended in Kerala.
More on Goa, Karnataka, Indian selfie-takers, starers and beggars, Hampi, Mysore, Bandipur Tiger Reserve, descending into Kerala, Kochi, on cycling as a sport, reaching Kanyakumari (which was supposed to be the end).
Mumbai, rural Maharashtra and the Konkan Coast, Goa and some thoughts on belonging, or not.
Getting drunk with the locals in Georgia, Tbilisi, Armenia, cycling through the snow, rescued by the Molokans, a warm welcome in Dilijan, vacillating about getting a bus, Yerevan.
On loneliness in long-term travel, having fun on muddy mountain roads, the Black Sea coast road, stuck in Trabzon and Batumi waiting for my Iranian visa and package from home and rain rain rain.
Istanbul, dealing with a broken smartphone, Turkish food, Cappadocia, on wild camping and magic letters.
An anarchist girl with piercing blue eyes, Skopje, friends and food in Bulgaria and taking my life in my hands on the road into Istanbul.