Our friend Jawid rode from his home in London to his birthplace, Kabul, to remind the world that Afghanistan is not just drugs and war. He rode a Fahrrad Manufaktur T400 and raised money for the charity War Child (donate here).
Covering 9000 km in 3 months, he rode 300 km across Kazakhstan without seeing a single settlement, only desert and camels. In Kabul he was interviewed for the Persian language section of the BBC world service. He said he was amazed by the hospitality of people all over the world who just wanted to invite him to their homes and give him tea,