Rob Lilwall in the final stages of his Taklamakan desert trek. Photos: courtesy of Rob Lilwall

Harder than Siberia in winter: Hong Kong adventurer conquers China desert

After 71 days and numerous setbacks, Rob Lilwall completes his solo trek across China’s Taklamakan desert, and learns the value of solitude in our hyperconnected, always busy world

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Rob Lilwall in the final stages of his Taklamakan desert trek. Photos: courtesy of Rob Lilwall
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