Over 10.5 hours and 1,120km, we travelled out of Mongolia and into Russian Siberia.
Category: Border crossings
Border crossing: China to Mongolia by train
We took the Trans-Mongolian from Beijing to Ulaanbaatar, which included a three-hour bogie-changing adventure in the middle of the night.
Border crossing: Vietnam to China by train
We said goodbye to Vietnam and took the night train over the border to China. From there, we took our first high speed train to Guilin.
Border crossing diaster: Cambodia to Vietnam by land
Everything seemed to be going well, until we reached the Vietnamese border and I was denied entry.
How we planned our railway trip
Planning a trip that accommodated all our needs was no easy feat. Here’s how we worked it out how to get from Cambodia to the UK, mostly by train.