The Hippie Highway: Istanbul to Kathmandu on a BMW R75/5

Clement Salvadori remembers his 1973 trip on the Hippie Highway from Istanbul to Kathmandu aboard a BMW R75/5.

Fording The River
Fording the river between Lumbini and Bhairahawa was easy, as the ford was actually demarcated and cement surface had been laid when the river was dry; Kenny is staying within the markers.
Photo By Clement Salvadori