Beyneu to Nukus: desert chills

Leaving Beyneu I was both sad and happy to see the back of it; sad because it had at least had warmth, clean toilets and electricity and happy because it didn’t have much else to recommend it apart from the three things I just mentioned.  I was also quite nervous about my knee failing again…

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Beyneu guide

I arrived in Beyneu about five days earlier than I had expected having decided to accept a lift from someone across the desert.  This turned out to be a stroke of luck as if I had only had the one rest day here that I had planned I would only have been able to do…