Next stop Urumqi !
A bone grilling 48 hours journey from
Shanghai, of which all tickets were booked
and i got a seating ticket =(
But soon I gave up my seat for an old lady standing next to me.
Crawled up in 2 by 4
foot space on a long
journey up north-
west China. Cannot
get any better than
The Journey was filled with amazing scenery. Here the
train passing by the . True to its name !
After a stay of one day in Urumqi I
was scheduled to take train for
Everything was on time I set off for
train station an hour before.
Arrived at the station but LATE.
If it wasn’t for the heavy traffic I
would be on my way.
And next train is tomorrow.
Wondering what to do I took out my
iphone and searched for a sight seeing
destination. And this is the place I
Thank God I missed that train !
I left Kashgar after a
day of stay and took a
bus for Tashkurgun. On
my way, I made a stop
on a place called Lake
It was real calm and
peaceful there. In the
night it was pitch dark
and the only thing
visible were Moon and
# FACT FILE
Mt. Muztagh Ata is no# 43 on the list of
From Lake Karakul I had to hire a car for
connected China to
I had to take a bus
ride to reach
Pakistani side of the
town called Sost, a
scenic 5 hours