The Silk Road in Tajikistan / © Photo: Georg Berg

Pamir stage of the Silk Road

Silk gave it its name. Many things were traded on the Silk Road. The Chinese offered silk to the Kyrgyz in exchange for good horses.

View from Basecamp on Peak Lenin, Kyrgyzstan / © Photo: Georg Berg

Unforgettable on Peak Lenin

In 2019, alpinists from Ukraine and Russia only want to conquer Peak Lenin in the Kyrgyz Pamir Mountains. Another encounter has also made a lasting impression

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