Monthly Archives: October 2012

Ski Karakol: Kyrgyzstan’s Best Winter Resort – Yahoo! Sports

Ski Karakol: Kyrgyzstan’s Best Winter Resort – Yahoo! Sports

 

If you’re looking to enjoy a bit of skiing on your next international vacation but don’t have a load of money to spend, Kyrgyzstan could be the perfect destination for you.

http://sports.yahoo.com/news/ski-karakol-kyrgyzstans-best-winter-resort-175100002–spt.html

 

 

Ride the planet

Ride the planet

From the summer season-2012 by the Russian RideThePlanet freeride media project about travelling and whitewater kayaking around the globe.

The video was filmed in September 2012 in different regions of Kyrgyzstan.  Rivers: Kekemeren, Chen-Kemin, Big and Small Naryn.

Kyrgyzstan | Travel Guide in Asia

Kyrgyzstan | Travel Guide in Asia

Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyz and Kyrgyz Republic, and is that in all these ways could be found to this country that is located in Central Asia. It is more than present Soviet influence, which along with its incredible landscapes, and cultural richness, makes it a very interesting alternative tourism. Among the main attractions of the country, stands the city of Bishkek, the Pamir Mountains, and the Silk Road.

http://travellerguide.asia/kyrgyzstan.html

Kyrgyzstan: Lake Son-Kul in Photos and Prose · Global Voices

Kyrgyzstan: Lake Son-Kul in Photos and Prose · Global Voices

The lonely beauty of Lake Son-Kul has long caught the imagination of foreign visitors to the landlocked Central Asian state of Kyrgyzstan. Situated on an elevated, treeless mountain plateau (3016 m), its verdant meadows are used by shepherds of the country’s Kochkor, Naryn and At Bashi regions as feeding grounds for livestock in the summer months.

http://globalvoicesonline.org/2012/10/09/kyrgyzstan-lake-son-kul-in-photos-and-prose/

Hunting with eagles in snowy Kyrgyzstan – PhotoBlog

Hunting with eagles in snowy Kyrgyzstan – PhotoBlog

http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/10/06/14264779-hunting-with-eagles-in-snowy-kyrgyzstan?lite

Issykl Kul: Time to Get Out of Camp – News Watch

Issykl Kul: Time to Get Out of Camp – News Watch

Diving, measuring, plotting: we’ve been at Issyk Kul for more than a month and it’s time to get out of camp! You’ll never understand a phenomenon like this magnificent high-altitude lake on the Silk Road by staying in just one place for the whole time, so we packed our bags and headed out on a four-day tour around the tenth-largest lake in the world to see sites that stretched from the Stone Age to the 21st century.

http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2012/10/03/issykl-kul-time-to-get-out-of-camp/

Alternative destinations: Issyk Kul lake

Alternative destinations: Issyk Kul lake, Kyrgyzstan – Hejorama

After a great guide on the beach resorts of the Black SeaJerome offered to review for us the lake Issy Kul area in Kyrgyztan that he had just visited. It seemed quite an off-beaten path destination—as usual for our French adventurer—and we figured it would be worth getting some info for people who might be interested in getting to this area. We’ve added it to our “to-go” list…

http://www.hejorama.com/articles/alternative-destinations-issyk-kul-lake-kyrgyzstan-10314/