"Eventually he reappeared looking somewhet sheepish, to much hilarity and mocking.
and we set off yet again...but this time in the right direction.
And what words did he utter on his return? "Oh sorry Rod, you meant THAT Tsetserleg." or some such nonsense
What with hitching lifts over raging torrents and getting temporarily geographically embarrassed the lad has gone up in my esteem. Well done son