It’s the end of the Mongol Rally adventure for Pamela MacNaughtan. What happened, how did she get home and will she ever brave it again?
Many Mongol Ralliers never make it all the way to Mongolia. Sadly, after making it to Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, with just 6,000 more kilometres to Ulaanbaatar, it looks like Pamela MacNaughtan is one of the ones who won’t finish.
Our Mongol Rallier, Pamela MacNaughtan, finds some unexpected comfort at the Turkmenistan border—from an immigration official bearing a watermelon.
How long does it take to board the ferry from Baku to Turkmenbashi? A very, very long time. Pamela MacNaughtan shares what to expect (and how to keep yourself entertained) on the long Mongol Rally road.
Pamela MacNaughtan didn’t know much about Azerbaijan when she arrived on the Mongol Rally. But the culture and community she found there quickly captured her heart.
Pamela MacNaughtan enters the desert portion of the Mongol Rally and finds herself sweating all day and driving all night to make it to Tbilisi.
Pamela MacNaughtan takes a break from her mad 10,000-mile dash on the Mongol Rally to take in some sights along the way—such as the beautiful, peaceful scenery of Turkey’s Black Sea Coast.
Pamela MacNaughtan finally gets to meet her crush, Istanbul, while on the Mongol Rally. But their in-person relationship is just a fleeting fling.