Central Asia

Central Asian Capitals

5 Central Asian Capitals: The capital of Kazakhstan – Nur-Sultan The capital of Kyrgyzstan – Bishkek The capital of Tajikistan – Dushanbe The capital of Turkmenistan – Ashgabat The capital of Uzbekistan – Tashkent The capitals of Central Asia Five countries with one common past – that’s how to describe the five nations that comprise […]

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Central Asia in World Museums

Central Asia in World Museums The cultural and historical heritage of Central Asia is displayed in different museums around the world. Here we list some of the museums that provide online access to the Central Asian objects, as well as a list of museums in Central Asia. The State Hermitage Museum The Hermitage in St. […]

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Visa Guide to Central Asia

Visa Guide to central asia What visas do I need for Central Asia and how do I get them? Citizens of western countries do not need a visa to travel to Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan (exception: US citizens need an electronic visa). For Tajikistan, there is an electronic visa and for Turkmenistan, you can get […]

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Silk Road in Central Asia

What is the Silk Road? We’ve probably all heard of the Silk Road, but how many of us really know what it is? The Silk Road consists of an extensive network of trade routes that has been around for over 2000 years, connecting the West with the East. The Ancient Silk Road conjures up many […]

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