September 24, 2002 GMT
Dogubayazit and the Iranian border

Stop press - we have just arrived at the Turkish border town of Dogubayazit - near to Mont Arrarat and Noah's Ark.

Will find a place to stop for the evening and make a break for Iran early as I believe the crossing maybe lengthy if not tricky. We're also a little bit worried about how the laptop will be received by the customs officials.

Oh, and some of the stone throwing kids have been practising as one of them got my front wheel this morning...

Posted by Sean Kelly at September 24, 2002 12:52 PM GMT

Interesting stuff and good photos. Good luck in the next phase.... should be interesting.

Posted by: MJK on September 25, 2002 12:26 PM GMT

And I thought it was a long way to Tipperary!
Glad weather has improved - if Adrian finds Noahs ark on Ararat perhaps he could make them an offer and add it to his collection of projects that await finishing. Think your internet fan club is increasing as your address is being forwarded reglarly. Look forward to next instalment.

Posted by: Liam on September 25, 2002 04:16 PM GMT

Stone throwing kids - are you sure you didn`t make a wrong turning somewhere. It sounds to me like you are in Belfast. My mother will be furious if you don`t call and see her.

I`m surprised you don`t have a secret hiding place for the laptop - maybe one of your humourous contacts will think of somewhere.

Good luck, Dad

Posted by: Dad on September 26, 2002 05:31 PM GMT

hope your havin a great time time just been lookin at the web site looks cool p.s wish i was there

Posted by: john from vauxhall on October 12, 2002 08:24 PM GMT

Hi Sean. Thanks for the call on my birthday.Good luck from mum dad Grandad nanny and tash and jess (THE MAD DOG).I'll save a bit of birthday cake for you, so get a move on!!!

Posted by: Natasha on October 20, 2002 06:46 PM GMT

How the hell did all that stuff fit in your little bags. Will 4 pairs of socks really do you 4 6 months. Emma says all the injections must have made ur arm agony. I thought your were sick of work and computers
so u took a modem and laptop to remind you.
good luck and see you in 03 Anna Emma and Tash (again)

Posted by: anna and Emma Tash friends on October 23, 2002 12:04 PM GMT
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