March 6, 2017

Cycling in Central Asia

One of the best ways to spend your time is by cycle touring. The environment is not suitable for cycle touring, though, so if one is planning to cycle tour, they must be aware of the possible pitfalls. There are many kilometres to cover, and the population is very sparse. The tem ...
March 3, 2017

The Pamir Highway

The Pamir highway is one of the biggest and greatest roads in the world. It begins in Afghanistan at Mazar-e-Sharif and ends in Kyrgyzstan at a place know Osh. Weaving between the scorching desert and the high mountains, the highway that currently forms the biggest percentage of ...
February 27, 2017

Ski Options in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan, nicknamed “the Alps of Central Asia,” is known for its mountainous landscape. It is known that approximately 90% of the country is covered by mountainous terrain. It is the home of the Pamir and the Tien Shan Mountains. The mountains make Kyrgyzstan a skier’s paradise ...
February 24, 2017

Paragliding in Central Asia

The question that runs in many tourists’ minds is, “What is paragliding.” Paragliding is the same as hang gliding, where the pilot is suspended from a framework that is similar to a canopy and the direction of flight is controlled by the pilot without a motor. The “wing” involved ...
February 20, 2017

Eco-tourism in Central Asia

The effects of global eco-tourism are now evident in the mountainous topographies in Central Asia that were once isolated. The countries in Central Asia, for instance, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, and Tajikistan are experiencing an exponential increase in the ...
February 20, 2017

Best places to Helicopter Ski in Central Asia

If an individual is looking for an adrenalin rush vacation, helicopter skiing is an impressive manner through which lovers of skiing break free from the usual constraints and go skiing out of the ordinary routines. Kyrgyzstan, a country that is located west of China, in Central A ...
February 15, 2017

River Rafting in Central Asia

Kyrgyzstan is a nation in Central Asia beautified with snowcapped mountain ranges, rivers, alpine lakes, canyons, hot springs, plantations of wildflowers and green summer pastures. There is a wide variety of activities that can be undertaken in this nation including, trekking, ho ...
February 13, 2017

Trekking in Kyrgyzstan

International travelers remain in the dark about the one of the world’s awesome trekking destination. Exotic mountains of Kyrgyzstan are perched above the rest of the Central Asia region, covered in green, capped with snow at the peaks and decorated with plummeting gorges and alp ...
February 13, 2017

Mountain Climbing Trips in Central Asia

For an individual who enjoys traveling, experiencing adventure, especially mountain climbing, then you must make a trip to Central Asia. There are some countries in Central Asia that provide adventurous climbing. These countries are namely Iran, Tajikistan, Pakistan, and Afghanis ...
February 10, 2017

Yurt Camping in Central Asia

Yurts have always been traditional homes for the Central Asia nomads since time immemorial. The yurts are portable, rugged and circular felt-covered tents that you will often see while you are taking your tours around central Asia especially in Kyrgyzstan. It is usually made from ...
January 24, 2017

The Pamir Mountains of Tajikistan

Mountains: strong, majestic, dominant, and mysterious. These titans of landscape have been the joy and frustration of climbers and trekkers everywhere for centuries. Mountains stand tall in their mystery and power and they defy anyone who would try to ascend their rocky heights. ...
January 23, 2017

Silk Road Holidays: Getting all of the Stan’s Straight

People leave out Central Asia from their holiday trips more often than not. They get dazzled by all of the pictures and information and tourism options there are in places like France, Italy, Spain, and the Netherlands. They don’t realize that just a bit farther east, there are s ...
January 17, 2017

Mineral Springs in Iran

What could be more relaxing than sinking into a nice bubbling hot spring at the end of a long hard day? It could be after a difficult day at work, or it could be after a wonderful yet exhausting day of travel, if you’ve decided to travel to Iran. Mineral or hot springs are natura ...
January 17, 2017

Great Restaurants in Tbilisi, Georgia

One could say, life is nothing without food. Literally, we could not survive without it! So, if we must eat it, why not enjoy the most delicious food possible? And that aside, one of the best parts about traveling to a different country is to taste all of that country’s delicious ...
January 10, 2017

Travel in China: Chinese New Year

Take New Year’s Eve in Times Square and times it by 1000. That’s what the Chinese New Year holiday population is like in China! It is a celebration, also known as “Spring Festival” in which people celebrate the start of the Chinese lunisolar calendar. It’s celebrated in countries ...
January 6, 2017

The Beauty of Uzbekistan National Cuisine

Uzbekistan, a landlocked nation, hovers between Asia, Europe, and the Middle East, so you can imagine its national food has become affected. The mixture of these three large areas of the world have brought a richness to the culture, the lifestyle, and the food. For those who are ...
January 6, 2017

The Legend of the Tajikistan Yeti

Legends and stories are part of what makes culture, tradition, and people so interesting. Oral tradition was the method of passing information and keeping historical occurrences alive from generation to generation. Some stories have changed so much over the years that they have t ...
December 29, 2016

Travel the Silk Route

The Silk Route (or Road) is a remaining piece of history was a connection of roads that tied together the countries of Asia, Europe, The Middle East, and Northern Africa. Starting a few thousand years ago, this road was to create trade and exchange throughout these countries, esp ...
December 27, 2016

Biking in Uzbekistan

Biking is fast becoming even more a popular tourist hobby. And, if you’re looking for a different and varied experience, then come over to Uzbekistan for a beautiful and stunning mountain bike tour that can beat them all! Among the Transcaucasian states, Uzbekistan is the place f ...
December 21, 2016

Horse Riding Holidays in the Transcaucasian States

There’s almost nothing like horseback riding. It takes us back to our more primitive selves, and is a true communion with the beauty and strength of nature. Horseback riding is a lost art. It’s the wind in your face, the feeling of the horse’s muscles moving under you, and the ...