And Now For Tajikistan: Exploring the Pamirs

Monday 7 March, 2016

Paragliding in Tajikistan“Ragged cliffs eroded into wild shapes below us, while thick brown meltwater churned the river. There was no road to see, nor any sign of civilisation…”

Ueli Neuenschwanfer and Thomas Ruesch describe their exploration deep into the Pamirs. “Maps were poor … the former KGB officers less than enthusiastic … the scenery impossible…” it’s an inspiring tale.

To read ‘And Now for Tajikistan’, check out issue 168

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