Tag: Marco Polo, Old Town, Silk Road, Taklamakan, Xinjiang, Yarkand
Yarkand and the Southern Silk Road
AbandontheCubeMay 29, 2009Like
Although our time was limited, I did not want to leave out our day trip from Kashgar to Yarkand. Albeit a late entry, Yarkand was a...
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Shanghai to Ashgabat, the Plan
AbandontheCubeFeb 26, 2009Like
As many of you know, I was laid off from my financial job on New Year’s Eve (classy timing). But this upsetting twist has been an...