The first time on the roads of Russia. 2001 year.

About how we came to such a life and decided to become autotravelers is said here. The next story – is our first long journey. Unfortunately, there will be no photos, they were not preserved. There will be video clips taken on an analog camera and digitized, which show the roads of the first year of our century. And the maps which we used to travel. Continue reading “The first time on the roads of Russia. 2001 year.”

Russia again. Old Beloretsk tract. 2010.

Our life of auto travelers began from a trip to Russia. It was at 2001  , and the past nine years have not been empty. There were trips to Lake Baikal, Alakol and Borovoye Lakes, through the cities of Kazakhstan. Life during this time was rapidly changing and we want to have a new look at the old places – drive from Alma-Ata to Ufa, meet friends, look at the rebuilt capital of Kazakhstan – Astana. Continue reading “Russia again. Old Beloretsk tract. 2010.”

Alone in Mongolia. From Tashanta to Kyakhta. 2016.

The route, after many years of deliberation, looked like this. From Alma-Ata, I go to Ust-Kamenogorsk, pass the border beyond Shemonaiha, then, at Kurye, turn right, and, through Krasnoshchekovo, Soloneshnoye and Ust-Kan, I reach the Chui road. Across the border – in Tashanta, further along Mongolia: Tsagaannuur – Ulaangom – Muren (from it to Hubsugul and back) – Bulgan – Ulan Bator – Kyakhta. Continue reading “Alone in Mongolia. From Tashanta to Kyakhta. 2016.”

“Интересно, а как там дальше, за…” Дальний Восток. 2017 год.

Пролог.

В конце августа 2016 года я возвращался из поездки по Монголии. Пройдя границу в Кяхте, приближаюсь к Улан-Удэ и вижу указатель: Иркутск – налево, Чита – направо. Поехал, конечно, в Иркутск, в сторону дома, но мысль – а как там дальше, за Читой – появилась.   Continue reading ““Интересно, а как там дальше, за…” Дальний Восток. 2017 год.”