Pamir highway remote salt lake... no good when your thirsty though!

Pamir highway remote salt lake... no good when your thirsty though!

Near Bulunkul (the middle of nowhere) Pamir Highway. Elevation about 4000m

Near Bulunkul (the middle of nowhere) Pamir Highway. Elevation about 4000m

Reclining in the big truck! Stoked we got a ride :)

Reclining in the big truck! Stoked we got a ride :)

Eventually our saviour arrived. We had walked 25 km and there was no time and no water to walk another 45 km to a random place called Murghab. In broken Chinese I explained how difficult it all was. He felt sorry for us and drove us to Murghab

Eventually our saviour arrived. We had walked 25 km and there was no time and no water to walk another 45 km to a random place called Murghab. In broken Chinese I explained how difficult it all was. He felt sorry for us and drove us to Murghab

we were out of water ... so we waited. We hoped that we would see a truck heading for China in the distance

we were out of water ... so we waited. We hoped that we would see a truck heading for China in the distance

They are called Sprats, a cheap, yucky food that comes in a tin. When your hungry and have walked for way too many hours they manage to generate enthusiasm!

They are called Sprats, a cheap, yucky food that comes in a tin. When your hungry and have walked for way too many hours they manage to generate enthusiasm!

The lonely road, heading towards Kyrgyzstan and then to China. It took a whole day for a truck to come!

The lonely road, heading towards Kyrgyzstan and then to China. It took a whole day for a truck to come!

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