Monthly Archives: December 2007

Lraleigh’s Traveler Blog

Lraleigh’s Traveler Blog

I have traveled to 34 countries, posted 4,373 pictures and written 353 entries in 3 travel blogs

Equestrian Travel Articles – Horse Riding Kyrgyzstan – A Montana Traveler Review – Equitrekking

Equestrian Travel Articles – Horse Riding Kyrgyzstan – A Montana Traveler Review – Equitrekking

Paula Halverson is a Montana resident who travels to Kyrgyzstan frequently for her business, Aizada Imports, which sells felted wool handicrafts from Kyrgyzstan.

http://www.equitrekking.com/articles/entry/horse_riding_kyrgyzstan_-_a_montana_travelers_review/

Kyrgyzstan 2007

Kyrgyzstan 2007

2 weeks in Kyrgyzstan, awesome. I spent most of my time in Bishkek I had a really good time and met some cool people.

http://www.travbuddy.com/travel-blogs/27839/summary

When did you last read a Central Asian Writer?

When did you last read a Central Asian Writer?

There’s no shortage of great literature from this region. Good luck finding it in translation, though – Back in 1999, as I prepared to move to Kazakhstan, I went looking for some books about the country. I didn’t find many. In fact, apart from a few paragraphs in Fitzroy MacLean’s Eastern Approaches there was nothing. Even after I arrived and visited a kind of official shop for foreigners, I couldn’t find anything in English other than an edition of the works of the national poet Abai Kunanbaev (1845-1904). Though much had been lost in translation there were one or two memorable lines containing profound truth, such as the following:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/booksblog/2007/dec/19/whendidyoulastreadacentr

Bel’s Nook – Kyrgyzstan

Bel’s Nook – Kyrgyzstan

i’m german, now live in luxembourg and enjoy life in general. got a great job and my mixed media art life in my freetime. couldn’t be better!

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