Tristan is a freelance travel writer from UK. He has visited over 60 countries and written about 20 of them for the likes of the Guardian, the Independent and the Sunday Times Travel Magazine.
Conversely, travel within the wider Middle East is typically an everyday tale of homogenisation. The iPhone boarding pass, the double macchiato, the Time magazine. But this 60-hour voyage between two of the region’s least visited capitals is a journey off the map, and a visual history lesson to boot.
Click for his post about Transasia Express published at Brownbook with amazing photos by Ayla.