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Half-time – The journey east is complete, the journey west awaits

Half-time – The journey east is complete, the journey west awaits

Hi All, Almost 2 years to the day, after I got up at an Escape the City meet up in London, and asked if ‘Anybody fancied going for a drive?’, I find myself in Kuala Lumpur at the end of Leg 3. After 126 days on the road, 19 countries, 14,000 miles, 22,500 kms, Legs 1, 2 & 3, 10 Boris services, 3 borders crossed without the right paperwork, 2 x-rays, and one dodgy wrist, I’ve reached the end point of my journey east....

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Jon and Nathan Dance Across Europe

Jon and Nathan Dance Across Europe

Here is a little bit of fun Nathan and I had driving across Europe. It’s not all business. Enjoy This short film was put together by Joby Newson, my expedition film editor. You can follow him on twitter @Jnewson. Check it out in HD. Share this:FacebookTwitterGooglePinterestTumblrEmailLinkedInPocketRedditPrintLike this:Like...

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Is that the Tourgat Pass? It sure is!! – Leg 2 Complete

Is that the Tourgat Pass? It sure is!! – Leg 2 Complete

Hi everybody, Just a quick note to say Boris, Kiwi Ted and I have made it to the Chinese border. Today we cross over into China over the Tourgat Pass to Kashgar. We are now part of a group of fellow overlanders (6 bikes, 2 trucks and 1 guide). We’ll be crossing over the pass as you read this. It’s an exciting way to end The Stans section and celebrate the completion of Leg 2. Bring on Leg 3!! 35 days across China before heading...

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Uzbekistan Part 1 – Vodka Repairs, Luxury Hotels and Losing Your Head

Uzbekistan Part 1 – Vodka Repairs, Luxury Hotels and Losing Your Head

Entering Uzbekistan took a couple of hours but was pretty straight forward. I had to fill out entry forms and declarations and then went through a few hoops. Fortunately there was a guard that spoke good English and he personally took me through the process. When it came to the search of the car they were particularly interested in the drugs I was carrying. I was prepared for this and has removed any traces of codeine and paracetamol from...

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Introducing Boris – Part 2 (The Film)

Introducing Boris – Part 2 (The Film)

Here is part 2 of the introduction to Boris. Enjoy This short film was put together by Joby Newsom, my expedition film editor. You can follow him on twitter @Jnewson. Check it out in HD. Share this:FacebookTwitterGooglePinterestTumblrEmailLinkedInPocketRedditPrintLike this:Like...

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