Central Asia is a mix of cultures, traditions, food, architecture and natural beauty – and it’s filled with incredible experiences. From being captivated by beautiful mosques and shimmering blue lakes, sleeping in a yurt, or exploring ancient cities across Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, check out 20 of the must do experiences on your Central Asian adventure.
Azerbaijan is starting to emerge as a staple on the intrepid backpacker scene with its strategic location between Georgia, Russia and the Caspian Sea. Find out what there is to see and do in Baku, Azerbaijan.
With Central Asian countries becoming easier to enter, destinations such as Uzbekistan are quickly creeping to the top of must do lists for intrepid travellers. To help you plan your trip to Uzbekistan, check out my two week itinerary.
Exotic Uzbekistan is fast becoming a must-see destination for intrepid travellers wanting to get off the beaten path. Read on to find out what you need to know before travelling to Uzbekistan independently.
Looking for a unique destination that remains largely undiscovered by backpackers? Look no further than Kyrgyzstan. Today, this Central Asian country piques the interest of only the most intrepid travellers (many on bicycles) – who come to explore the mountains, the lakes and the canyons and meet some of the world’s friendliest people along the way.