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Visa – Turkmenistan

Visa – Turkmenistan Transit visa from an embassy without a letter of invitation Citizens of all countries need a visa for Turkmenistan.  For a transit visa (valid for between 3 and 7 days) you do not need an invitation letter.  However, regardless of your nationality or the place where you apply for it, getting the […]

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Visa – Tajikistan

TAJIKISTAN – ELECTRONIC VISA BY EMAIL WITHIN a week Visa-free regime The visa-free regime for Tajikistan applies only to citizens of nine, mostly CIS, countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine. Electronic visa Since 1 June 2016 citizens of an additional 78 countries have been able to apply online for an […]

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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 Trekking – Packing List

Central Asia Trekking – Packing List First, general advice is to pack light and layer your clothes. The weather in the mountains is always unpredicable; there can be bright sunshine in the mornings, clouds and light wind in the afternoon and rain in the evening. It can get hot or cold very quickly; therefore, it […]

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