Mmmmmmm Squirrel September 2000

A full stomach is usually a traveler’s delight but mealtime can often be an unexpected [...]

On the Train to Samarkand September 2000

Each year I make a trip to Central Asia buying horsehair, which will be processed [...]

The Path of Marco Polo June 2000

In the last few years, we have all grown accustomed to a global economy: Honda [...]

Straight from the Horses Mouth June 2000

In Chinese Turkestan, there is a little hot spot called Urumqi. Situated between the Tian-Shan [...]