Central Asia is Lonely Planet's heartland. Exploring Uzbekistan's blue-domed medressas, sleeping in felt yurts among Kyrgyzstan's mountains or selecting fruit in Kazakhstan's markets: we do it all...


Describes the effect that Asia's exploding population will have on the supply of freshwater, discusses how the scarcity of this resource will give rise to territorial disputes and security...




Manas International Airport

After 4 hours in AN-24 everything feels somewhat strange See where this picture was taken. [?]

Manas International Airport

Now that's clean water

Now that's clean water

kyrgyzstan

www.travelzin.blogspot.com Bishkek, formerly Pishpek and Frunze, is the capital and the largest city of Kyrgyzstan. Originally a caravan rest stop (possibly founded by the Sogdians) on one of the...

kyrgyzstan

after the 2010 riots

Osh, Kyrgyzstan

after the 2010 riots

USSR. Kyrgyzstan.

Khan Tengri (Uighur, literally "King Heaven", translated as "Lord of the spirits", or "Lord of the sky"; or Turkic translated as "Ruler of the Sky",...

USSR. Kyrgyzstan.

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BarCampers are tasting Eastern cuisine

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