You aren’t alone if you didn’t know much about Kazakhstan. Before going there, we had never heard of it’s capital city Astana, we didn’t know anything about architecture or its people and we didn’t really know what countries bordered it.
he Mongol Rally is a cross continent overland trip from England to Mongolia. We bought a car and drove it from London through 15 countries and 2 continents.
When most people think of Kazakhstan they probably picture Borat and big open spaces. It is true, it is full of wide open spaces. When traveling through the country you will see farmland for as far as the eye can see. You’ll see deserts and oil fields and a vast landscape with wide open skies. It’s beautiful, like a desert…. Read More
The Mongol Rally was a great challenge entering countries like Kazakhstan, Russia and Mongolia. The border crossings were quite the adventure unto themselves. But it was the landscape and people we met that will make the Mongol Rally one of our greatest adventures. There’s a lot of prep and planning from Visas to selecting routes and choosing what gear to bring…. Read More