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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 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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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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