Central Asia

Languages in Central Asia

Languages in Central Asia Kazakh? Kyrgyz? Tajik? Turkmen? Uzbek? Languages in Central Asia all sound very exotic and most people have difficulties to classify them. Knowing the national languages or a few words opens many doors for travelers. Often it’s enough being able to say hello and thank you to put a smile on the […]

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Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan – top 5 Places to Visit

Turkmenistan – top 5 Places to Visit Turkmenistan is a very interesting country with its ancient fascinating Silk Road history. If you are planning to explore this country, do not miss natural and cultural highlights of Turkmenistan – top 5 Places to Visit: #1 Ashgabat #2 Merv #3 Darwaza #4 YangyKala #5 Gonur Tepe Have […]

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Central Asia

Money in Central Asia

Money in Central Asia Central Asia is mostly cash-based economy. There are few ATMs outside large cities and most of them accept Visa cards. Stores and restaurants typically do not accept credit cards, except for luxury 5-star hotels. We recommend you bring all money in cash, preferably carrying new USD banknotes of different denominations. They […]

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Central Asia

Kalpak Travel in Media

Kalpak Travel in Media Kalpak Travel is a young company specialized on tours to Central Asia. The company was honored to be featured in various media outlets, so here we share with what others have to say about Kalpak Travel & Central Asia.  Elle  ELLE – a worldwide famous fashion magazine recommended Kalpak Travel in its travel […]

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