central asia

Winter in Central Asia: Samarkand to Dushanbe

This is a story of how our 5-hour journey from Samarkand to Dushanbe turned into a 13-hour adventure. The original…

9 months ago

Top 10 Things to do in Almaty: The Apple City of Kazakhstan

At the foothill of the northern Tian Shan mountains, this former capital of Kazakhstan has so much to offer! There…

1 year ago

5-Day Pamir Highway Itinerary in Winter: Dushanbe to Osh

A trip to Central Asia won't be complete without a visit to the famous Pamir Highway. We did our trip…

1 year ago

Gates of Hell in Turkmenistan: Guide to Darvaza Gas Crater

One of the main reasons why people visit this region of Central Asia is to see the Gates of Hell…

1 year ago

Turkmenistan’s Strange Capital: Ashgabat Travel Tips

Turkmenistan is a strange place. It is one of the most isolated countries in the world. The capital Ashgabat is…

1 year ago