Central Asia

Central Asia Events & Festivals 2018

Central Asia Events & Festivals for 2018 Central Asia has some of the unique festivals and events that cannot be seen anywhere else in the world. Our list includes events that can be interesting to travelers visiting this region, events that showcase the cultural heritage of Central Asia during major tourist season. Thus, our Central […]

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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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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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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.  The Independent “Eight Reasons to Go to Uzbekistan” is explained by Clare who […]

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