G-string Journey

One Wild Journey, One Crazy Couple, One Life to Live

The Paper Trail

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July 17, 2013 · 2 Comments

For every door that closes…

What is that saying? For every door that closes, a window is opened? Where the heck is the window?! It is pretty darn stuffy in here! I spoke with Naved, … Continue reading

June 12, 2013 · 8 Comments

Warnings from The Washington Post and New York Times

Coincidentally, two articles, To cut Afghan red tape, bribing is the norm – The Washington Post and  Kabul’s ‘Car Guantánamo,’ Where Vehicles Rot and Trust Goes to Die – NYTimes.com, were published … Continue reading

February 21, 2013 · 9 Comments


We are now in the process of trying to register the Volkswagen with the Authorities in Afghanistan. We need to do this so we can get the car’s documents in … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 8 Comments

The Wakhan Journey Lives!

Last night we sent two letters from the Ministry of Information and Culture to my helping hand in he Wakhan. He replied this morning saying: On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at … Continue reading

July 11, 2012 · 3 Comments

The last straw

Today I’m at my wits end. The last straw is about to be plucked from my Wakhan broom. I am speaking with the Ministry of Information and Culture and they tell … Continue reading

July 11, 2012 · 2 Comments

The struggle continues

So today I should have had my letter from the Ministry of Information and Culture. Believe it or not, the letter came! Sadly, the letter is worthless. I am beginning … Continue reading

July 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sites of Interest

Countdown Kabul to Cork

Driving a '68 Bug from Afghanistan to Ireland!July 1st, 2013
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