You tell yourself you'll quit after "one more turn," just as soon as you complete the trade route between two cities.
But hegemony by the trade route—provided only we continue to enjoy the freedom we have today—is sure.
The trade route of caravans from Ladak to Lhassa followed this valley.
By the occupation of Kamaing, the trade route to the jade-mines was opened and made safe.
Not a steamer route nor trade route crosses this stretch of ocean.
Thus mournfully ended the second attempt to explore "the trade route of the future."
It is perhaps the ugliest track to call a trade route in the whole wide world.
A branch ninety miles in length, from Quetta to Mushki, on the Seistan trade route, was opened in 1905.
Their splendid clippers successfully challenged the slower Britishers on every trade route in the world.
He was the first to attempt to open a trade route with Tibet, and to organize a survey of Bengal and of the eastern seas.