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Old 5 Mar 2019
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Smile ADVENTURE: Seville-Khasghar-Beijing-Ulan Baatar 2020

If my girlfriend finds out about this, she kills me. By the year 2020 I am planning to make the Silk Road starting from Spain and crossing all of Central Asia (Pamir Highway) to reach the border of Kyrgyzstan with China. Once in Khasghar, I want to cross China with my bike from west to east through Urumqui to Xian, and then go to Beijing and discover the great Chinese wall. After about five days in the Chinese capital my intention is to go north to the border with Mongolia in Erenhot, move to Mongolia and go up to Ulan Baatar. From this city I will return my motorbike by train to Europe.

The trip will be an adventure especially because I will try to cross and travel through one of the most difficult countries in the world for motoadventurers for about three weeks. The month of beginning of the trip would be in May-June of 2020.

For that reason, I would appreciate it if anyone who wants to share this adventure with me stays with us in Khasghar to share expenses for processing permits, guides and others costs, that are essential for entering China.

I would also appreciate experiences and advice from any partner who has made a similar trip: Thank you very much.

Falco Stradale
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Si mi novia se entera de esto me mata. Para el año 2020 estoy planeando hacer la ruta de la seda partiendo desde España y cruzando toda Asia central para llegar a la frontera de Kirguistan con China. Una vez en Khasghar, quiero cruzar China con mi moto de oeste a este, desde Urumqui a Xian, para después ir a Beijing y descubrir la gran muralla china. Después de unos cinco días en la capital china mi intención es ir al norte a la frontera con Mongolia en Erenhot, pasar a Mongolia y subir hasta Ulan Baatar.

El viaje será toda una aventura sobretodo porque intento cruzar y viajar por uno de los países más difíciles del mundo para los motoaventureros durante unas tres semanas. El mes de comienzo del viaje sería en Mayo-Junio de 2020.

Por eso, agradecería que cualquiera que quiera compartir esta aventura conmigo quede con nosotros en Khasghar para compartir gastos de tramitación de permisos, guia y demás que por lo que se ve son imprescindibles para entrar en China.

También agradecería experiencias y consejos de cualquier compañero que haya realizado un viaje similar: Muchas gracias

Falco Stradale
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Hi,
We are two bikers, also planning to go to Ashgar border.

Can you email me to see if we can travel together in China.

Email: djinsital@gmail.com

Djin
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Adventure

Hi Falco,
My name is John. U.K.
I’m tentatively interested in your outline plans.
Please PM me at John.batty@live.com & we can chat.
I’m off to the HUBB meeting tomorrow at Baskerville Hall, Clyro, Wales

Best regards

John
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Hi Falco, i'm planning something simular june 2020, starting from Holland, Turkije, Stans, Mongolia, china, but can be other route also. Possible to get in contact?
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Hi
We are a couple planning a trip to Mongolia next year via Stans and Pamir highway then train back to Europe - we hope to leave in april. We had not thought about going to China but this would be an exciting trip.
Please PM me we can chat.
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Hola Falco.
Te mandamos un Mensaje privado.
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Hola, Falco.

¿Vas a poner tu viaje en alguna red social? Yo tengo pendiente Asia, he viajado por África y América... Me gustaría mucho seguir tu viaje!
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You might want to have a look at your map again. Kashgar is INSIDE China by quite a bit.
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