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Kazakhstan

Passing the border to Uzbekistan coming from Kazakhstan

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My border crossing from Uzbekistan to Kazakhstan began at Ghisht Koprik. North port normally used by workers, traders and also by some smugglers to illegal trade with Kazakhstan. After coming from the Kazakh city of Shymkent, I got transportation to the border and it only took a few hours on a local minibus. The whole […]

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About Almaty in Kazakhstan

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Almaty was a city I knew nothing about when I got there. Actually, I knew nothing about Kazakhstan as I decided to buy an air ticket to this unknown place just like that. I spent 1 month in Almaty and I enjoyed my experience there very much as it was indeed very fulfilling and very […]

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Living 1 month in Almaty Kazakhstan

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I stayed one month in this city since I began teaching painting and drawing workshops for children at an association called Concordia Lutheran. It was a very interesting experience not by the contact with a religious group, but because I was really well received being a person outside the association and the church itself. I […]

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Pollution in Almaty, Kazakhstan

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Almaty in the last 30 years has become increasingly polluted. The increase and growth of industry and the volume of cars has made this city struggle with serious environmental problems. One of the major concerns are water reserves and their consumption and therefore with the heating temperature in the area due to excessive pollution over […]

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Photos of Bazar Zelyony – Green Bazaar in Almaty Kazakhstan

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Photos of Bazar Zelyony – Green Bazaar in Almaty Kazakhstan

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Govindas Krishna Restaurant in Almaty Kazakhstan

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Govindas Krishna Restaurant in Almaty Kazakhstan

This was the best restaurant i found in Kazakhstan and in all central Asia. This very nice and relaxed Krishna restaurant with very beautiful girls as waitresses, serves very tasty food. the dishes come in this fancy look with the enough quantity of food you need to feel alright with yourself not to feel full […]

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Prices in Almaty, Cost of Living in Almaty Kazakhstan

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There are plenty of shopping options in Almaty, the city has several large hypermarkets, supermarkets and neighborhood grocery stores. Also very good for shopping are the markets called bazaars (Bazaar) around the city. Prices on this page are of June / July 2004 when $50 US dollars were 6765 KZT (Kazakhstan Tenge). Here is a […]

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