The Wandering Scot

An occasional travel journal.
 Kyrgyzstan

Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016

Kazakhstan  
  Dushanbe   Dushanbe-Khalaikhum   Khalaikhum-Khorog   Khorog-Murghab   Murghab-Border   Border-Osh

Dushanbe

"The World's Tallest Flagpole" It really is enormous., Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
"The World's Tallest Flagpole"
It really is enormous.
Independence Column, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Independence Column
Somoni statue, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Somoni statue
Somoni statue, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Somoni statue
Rudaki Statue, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Rudaki Statue
Presidential Palace, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Presidential Palace
WWII Memorial, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
WWII Memorial
Green Market, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Green Market
Green Market, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Green Market
Victory Park WWII Monument, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Victory Park WWII Monument

Archaeological Museum

“Princess of Sarazm”, 3rd millennium BC, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
“Princess of Sarazm”, 3rd millennium BC
Reclining clay Buddha, 7th c AD, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Reclining clay Buddha, 7th c AD
Bronze 5th-3th c BC, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Bronze 5th-3th c BC
Bronze 5th-3th c BC, Dushanbe, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Bronze 5th-3th c BC

Dushanbe-Khalaikhum

Our fine vehicle, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Our fine vehicle
Hulbuk Palace A reconstructed 11th c citadel, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Hulbuk Palace
A reconstructed 11th c citadel
Hulbuk Palace, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Hulbuk Palace
Hulbuk Palace, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Hulbuk Palace
Kulob: Mausoleum of Mir Said, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Kulob: Mausoleum of Mir Said
Kulob: Mausoleum of Mir Said, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Kulob: Mausoleum of Mir Said
12 miles East of Kulob, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
12 miles East of Kulob
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob That's the main road, right ther, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob
That's the main road, right there.
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Roadworks, 22 miles E of Kulob
27 miles East of Kulob, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
27 miles East of Kulob
Another blockage, 31 miles East of Kulob, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Another blockage, 31 miles East of Kulob
Panj River, 10 miles SW of Khalaikhum, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Panj River, 10 miles SW of Khalaikhum
Panj River, Khaliakhum, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Panj River, Khaliakhum
Homestay, Khalaikhum, Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Homestay, Khalaikhum
My room at Khalaikhum (That's the sheet pattern, not blood!), Dushanbe-Khalaikhum, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
My room at Khalaikhum
(That's the sheet pattern, not blood!)

Khalaikhum-Khorog

14 miles East of Kalaikhum, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
14 miles East of Kalaikhum
32 miles East of Kalaikhum, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
32 miles East of Kalaikhum
20 miles North of Khorog, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
20 miles North of Khorog
4 miles NW of Khorog, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
4 miles NW of Khorog
Khorog WWII Memorial, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Khorog WWII Memorial
Khorog Somoni Statue, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Khorog Somoni Statue
View from Khorog Botanic Garden, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
View from Khorog Botanic Garden
Khorog Lenin, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Khorog Lenin
Fresh flowers at Khorog Lenin, Khalaikhum-Khorog, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Fresh flowers at Khorog Lenin

Khorog-Murghab

31 miles NE of Khorog, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
31 miles NE of Khorog
65 miles East of Khorog, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
65 miles East of Khorog
61 miles SW of Murghab, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
61 miles SW of Murghab
Holy White Fish Lake, 41 miles SW of Murghab No Fishing or bad, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Holy White Fish Lake, 41 miles SW of Murghab
No Fishing or bad things will happen to you!
20 miles South of Murghab, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
20 miles South of Murghab
5 miles SW of Murghab, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
5 miles SW of Murghab
Murghab WWII Memorial, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Murghab WWII Memorial
Murghab WWII Memorial, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Murghab WWII Memorial
Murghab Lenin, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Murghab Lenin
Murghab Bazaar, Khorog-Murghab, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Murghab Bazaar

Murghab-Border

Ak-Baital Pass, 4655 meters, 15,272 ft, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Ak-Baital Pass, 4655 meters, 15,272 ft
Ak-Baital Pass, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Ak-Baital Pass
2 miles E of Ak-Baital Pass, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
2 miles E of Ak-Baital Pass
3 miles E of Ak-Baital Pass, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
3 miles E of Ak-Baital Pass
Karakol, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Karakol
Karakol Lake, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Karakol Lake
Karakol Lake, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Karakol Lake
Yak, near Karakol, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Yak, near Karakol
Yak, near Karakol (Or perhaps hybrids), Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Yak, near Karakol
(Or perhaps hybrids)
From North of Lake Karakol, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
From North of Lake Karakol
From North of Lake Karakol, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
From North of Lake Karakol
Headingh North from Lake Karakol, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Headingh North from Lake Karakol
Tajik-Kyrgyz border marker, Murghab-Border, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Tajik-Kyrgyz border marker

Border-Osh

An easy crossing from Tajikistan into Kyrgyzstan.
At the border, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
At the border
At the border, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
At the border
5 miles NW of Sary Tash, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
5 miles NW of Sary Tash
5 miles NW of Sary Tash, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
5 miles NW of Sary Tash
14 miles NE of Sary Tash, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
14 miles NE of Sary Tash
14 miles NE of Sary Tash, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
14 miles NE of Sary Tash
34 miles SE of Osh, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
34 miles SE of Osh
Osh Lenin, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Osh Lenin
Osh Lenin, Border-Osh, Tajikistan & The Pamir Highway 2016
Osh Lenin

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