Monthly Archives: March 2013

Driving in Kyrgyzstan

Two Sticks and a Board 

http://www.twosticksandaboard.com

 

 

Cycling Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan on Vimeo

 

Cycling Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan on Vimeo

 

Short movie of cycling the Kyzyl Art pass between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Crossing the border over the Pamir Highway. Hail, snow, cold, mud…

http://vimeo.com/62533442

Kyrgyzstan’s Golden Eagle Hunters

 

Kyrgyzstan’s Golden Eagle Hunters | Watch the video – Yahoo! News Canada

In the arid mountains of Asia, men young and old tame wild eagles for hunting partners.

http://ca.news.yahoo.com/video/abc-kyrgyzstans-golden-eagle-hunters-080000988.html 

Kyrgyzstan’s Golden Eagle Hunters: In Search of a Legend – ABC News

 

 

Kyrgyzstan’s Golden Eagle Hunters: In Search of a Legend – ABC News

From the sky, the golden eagle is one of the most lethal hunters on the planet.

On the ground, in the rugged mountains of Kyrgyzstan, it seemed that grown men and young boys everywhere had a raptor on his arm, his shoulder or, sometimes, his head. But these eagles are not pets. They are hunting partners.

http://abcnews.go.com/International/kyrgyzstans-golden-eagle-hunters-search-legend/story?id=18782383#.UUwFmRcnd8E 

10 ski resorts, where you can go in the spring …

 

Forbes – 10 ski resorts, where you can go in the spring …

… without a visa (… if you happen to be Russian) – in Russian

 

http://m.forbes.ru/article.php?id=235490

FOTO.KG – Проект “КЫРГЫЗСКИЙ ФОТОАРХИВ”

FOTO.KG – Проект “КЫРГЫЗСКИЙ ФОТОАРХИВ”

“Kyrgyz PHOTO” … history of Kyrgyzstan in pictures … the history of photography in Kyrgyzstan

The text is in Russian – but the photos speak for themselves

http://foto.kg/

 

 

Adventures in Central Asia | Travel | The Guardian

 

 

Adventures in Central Asia | Travel | The Guardian

With deserts and mountains, ancient cities and little-known tribes, the republics of Central Asia offer drama, intrigue and natural wonders galore

http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2013/mar/01/central-asia-adventures-kyrgyzstan-tajikistan?CMP=twt_fd