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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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Visa Guide to Central Asia

Visa Guide to central asia What visas do I need for Central Asia and how do I get them? It’s a popular question and our short visa guide to Central Asia will help. The bad news is that there isn’t a single “Stans” visa for Central Asia similar to the Schengen visa for Europe. The […]

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Central Asia – Emergency & Embassy Numbers

Central Asia – Emergency & Embassy Numbers Kazakhstan General Emergency Number- 112           Ambulance – 103 Police – 102 Fire – 101 Kyrgyzstan General Emergency Number -112 Ambulance – 103 Police – 102 Fire – 101 Tajikistan General Emergency Number – 112 Ambulance – 103 Police – 102 Fire – 101 Turkmenistan General Emergency Number – […]

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Central Asia – Travel Health Tips

Before your Central Asia trip Make an appointment with your doctor and dentist, ideally about 6-8 weeks before your planned trip. An appointment with a doctor is highly recommended for people with any medical problems or chronic deceases in order to make sure that you enjoy your trip. Consult with your doctor on your current […]

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