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Towards the End of an Adventure

August 22, 2012


Our tour around the world with the family during 400+ days and more than 64000 km is almost at an end. It has been an experience of a life-time for all of us –  a time to learn, a time to explore, a time to reflect on many issues, but more than anything a time […]

Traveling around the world with Diabetes: Yes you can

August 9, 2012


We have now concluded our tour around the world. As of posting this, we have been on the road for 400 days, driven 64000 km and visited 38 countries on 4 continents. This is for now my final post on diabetes and traveling and I am pleased to conclude that Yes you can! If you […]

“You know, this is Pakistan”

August 9, 2012


This was expressed by our Pakistani guides several times during our stay together – as if stating that Pakistan is different. And truly Pakistan is different and this we experienced very clearly as we entered Pakistan from the Chinese border in the north by driving from Kashgar to Sost and then following the Karakoram highway. […]