Walking Home from Mongolia

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Rob Lilwall tells us about his 5,000 kilometre journey on foot from the Gobi Desert in Mongolia to Hong Kong, braving freezing temperatures, mountainous terrain - and a diet of instant noodles. Rob's book about his journey is called Walking Home From Mongolia.

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Fri 22 Nov 2013 03:06 GMT
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