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by trevor warman
Wed Jul 15, 2015 8:54 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Kazakhstan new visa free rule 2015
Replies: 96
Views: 47822

Re: Kazakhstan new visa free rule 2015

re british government post : https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advic ... quirements

in short... 15 days until 2017 december 31
by trevor warman
Fri Jun 26, 2015 2:16 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: GBAO closure 2015 and GBAO permits situation
Replies: 20
Views: 14149

Re: GBAO closure 2015 and GBAO permits situation

you should scroll down the forum to read other posts..... the suspended GBAO permit was only for 2 weeks and only for permits issued in Dushanbe
by trevor warman
Fri Jun 26, 2015 3:50 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Tashkent to Shymkent border crossing Q&A
Replies: 48
Views: 16458

Tashkent to Shymkent border crossing Q&A

Tashkent to Shymkent via Chernyaevka border crossing.. from TSUM department store, green bus #97 1000 UZSom to near Yunusobod Bazaar.. then mini marshrutka to the border,walk the last 400m. Other options possible too. On entering immigration hall, fill in another immigration form, like you already h...
by trevor warman
Sun Jun 14, 2015 9:56 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Denau-Tursunzade (UZ-TAJ) border crossing
Replies: 30
Views: 19888

Dushanbe to Samarkand border crossing info Tursanzade/Denau

Dushanbe to Samarkand border crossing info....(Tursanzade/Denau) 1. Zanisar bazzar in Dushanbe to Tursanzade - marshrutka 70mins, 5 TJS 2. Tursanzade to border - shared taxi, 10 mins, 7 TJS 3. (After clear all immagrations)   limited options, not many people. Border to Denau - shared taxi, 10,000 Uz...
by trevor warman
Tue Jun 02, 2015 1:44 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy Report: Russian Visa in Dushanbe
Replies: 9
Views: 3726

Re: Embassy Report: Russian Transit Visa in Dushanbe

yes, tickets are needed for overland travel, ohne Auto.. they would not budge... even after 45minutes of pleading

hope you get thru in the 4 days they gave u...youll have to drive , day and night
by trevor warman
Mon Jun 01, 2015 7:08 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Penjikent Border Crossing Reports
Replies: 58
Views: 25459

Re: Penjikent Border Crossing

yes, as of end of may 2015... still closed..... for everyone..... though chinese are re building the road near Anyi, on the way to Panjikent......

apparently, the boss of Uzbek and boss of Tajik were like brothers.... now they don't get on , at all....
by trevor warman
Fri May 29, 2015 8:41 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Uzbek visa in Dushanbe
Replies: 21
Views: 12252

Re: Uzbek visa in Dushanbe

picked up my visa...... i only got 15 days.... in a 30 day window... (not 30day visit, but got the dates i specified). i queried it but got the usual . Niet....... but only paid 65$ and not 75$.... hope u get lucky too
by trevor warman
Thu May 21, 2015 1:10 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Uzbek visa in Dushanbe
Replies: 21
Views: 12252

Embassy report: Uzbek visa in Dushanbe

went to Uzbek visa office today in Dushanbe British passport, NO loi.... small office round the corner where english speaker taps in ur info into the computer..... form only in russian... prints it out, staples 1 photocopy of passport and 1 photo..... 5 somoni.... go to visa office, told to come bac...
by trevor warman
Thu May 21, 2015 1:03 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Current road conditions on the Pamir Highway
Replies: 12
Views: 8795

Re: Current road conditions on the Pamir Highway

khorog to dushanbe .... road conditions..... northern route.... only used when southern route is blocked. big landslide on southern route last week so northern route was used. but northern route is BAD. i came thru on southern route..... may 21.... in a mini van.... 14 hours... 250somoni.... lots of...
by trevor warman
Tue May 19, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Current road conditions on the Pamir Highway
Replies: 12
Views: 8795

Re: Current road conditions on the Pamir Highway

I will be cycling from Bishkek, Osh, Dushanbe, Khorog, Sary Tash, Osh, Bishkek. Starting June 1st. Any further information on the roads? Was the Tajikistan embassy easy to find? Can you give directions please? Thanks Matt tajik consulate easy to find in bishkek. the roads are crap. but depends on u...