Heaven is a Hilux
We wondered if we were being optimistic when we originally tag-lined this site – given that we didn’t know ifRead more.
Meet Giles, a 2013, 3.0L D4D, automatic Toyota Hilux SR5. Bought as Mike’s commuter vehicle for 70km a day, asRead more.
The Waiting Game
On March 26th we packed Giles into a container and closed and bolted the door. This was not quite asRead more.
We made it! And more impressively, all our kit made it too! We arrived at Beijing Capital Airport in theRead more.
One Wall to Trump them all
Thanks to the amazing, determined but eternally polite Yingchu both ourselves and Giles were road legal within 12 hours ofRead more.
Twenty four million people live in Beijing, and we reckon we were pushed and shoved by, waved and smiled at,Read more.
Having made it to the border town of Erenhot we were keen to get out into the wilds of Mongolia,Read more.
Chopsticks and Toothpicks
We have been totally enthralled by China – it’s history, monuments and people (especially the kids who are usually agapeRead more.
Ready, steady, GOBI!
Those of you who’ve been watching the map will have seen we made it into Mongolia! Having received a messageRead more.