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by cal79
Mon May 18, 2015 10:51 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: GBAO closure 2015 and GBAO permits situation
Replies: 20
Views: 14151

Re: GBAO closure 2015 and GBAO permits situation

I've been in contact with a few agencies in tajikistan today. All have confirmed that the GBAO is open to tourists, permits are being issued, and the situation is normal.
by cal79
Thu Apr 16, 2015 1:29 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Uzbekistan visa in London
Replies: 19
Views: 8918

Re: Uzbekistan visa in London

Thanks steven, thats useful to know. In the absence of being able to clarify it any other way, I'm going to go ahead at the Embassy tomorrow without uploading one and see what happens!

Thanks
by cal79
Wed Apr 15, 2015 11:06 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Uzbekistan visa in London
Replies: 19
Views: 8918

Embassy report: Uzbekistan visa in London

Hello, I intend to apply for an Uzbek visa at their Embassy in London. I have read their website (and the uzbek visa section on Caravanistan), and am not clear on whether it is a requirement for an electronic photo to be uploaded on the evisa form and applications without one will fail, or whether t...
by cal79
Mon Mar 30, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Pamir Highway security Q&A
Replies: 22
Views: 8325

General security advice - GBAO

I would like to travel to the GBAO in Tajikistan this summer (along the Pamir Highway from Dushanbe, the Wakhan Valley, then explore the Murghab region, before exit to Kyrgyzstan), but note that the UK Foreign Office (I'm British!) advise against non-essential travel to GBAO. This seems to be based ...