Monthly Archives: November 2012

Trekking Kyrgyzstan’s ‘Heavenly Mountains’

Trekking Kyrgyzstan’s ‘Heavenly Mountains’

I’ve been trekking with my partner for around ten years and have always favoured unspoiled and non commercial destinations. Kyrgyzstan was really only opened up for tourism in the last decade and the Tian Shan mountain range sounded right up our alley.

http://www.raa.com.au/travel_blog.aspx?SecID=274&act=detail&entry=283 

Kyrgyzstan 2012 HD – YouTube

Kyrgyzstan 2012 HD – YouTube

Kyrgyzstan 2012 HD – © Denis Frantsouzov Music:Nuvole Bianche – Ludovico Einaudi :

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9aoG5aIN4hs 

Exploring Kyrgyzstan – Globaltimes.cn

A point of view from a Chinese tourist: “Kyrgyzstan is probably many travelers’ last choice as a destination …”

Frunze Museum in Bishkek, in his memory?

 

Frunze Museum in Bishkek, in his memory? | Francekoul.com

Le musée Frounze à Bichkek, lieu de mémoire ? 

Le musée Frounze, situé au centre de Bichkek, est un lieu où il semble que la vie est particulièrement tranquille. Pour certains habitants, une sorte de magie est à l’oeuvre, bien que nous soyons en plein centre. Le poids de l’histoire de l’ancien Bichkek règne-t-il ici aux alentours du musée?

 

Letter from Kyrgyzstan: oh nuts! | World news | Guardian Weekly

 

Letter from Kyrgyzstan: oh nuts! | World news | Guardian Weekly

The walnut woods of Arslanbob have been famed since the time of Alexander the Great

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/oct/30/letter-from-kyrgyzstan-walnut-trees