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by xzio547
Thu Jan 11, 2024 10:12 pm
Forum: Afghanistan
Topic: Current travel/safety conditions in Afghanistan
Replies: 49
Views: 23066

Re: Current travel/safety conditions in Afghanistan

liberspirita wrote:
Sun Nov 26, 2023 7:48 am
i've got information that UZ-AF border is closed, both ways.
But AF-TJ is open
When did AF/TJ re-open?
by xzio547
Tue Aug 01, 2023 2:51 pm
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Tajikistan
Replies: 14
Views: 1265

Re: Tajikistan

> Im from UE (Poland) so I dont need visa for first 30 days to stay in Tajikistan.

You still may need to register at OVIR earlier than that...
by xzio547
Wed Jul 26, 2023 1:47 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Mobile phone and sim card registration in Uzbekistan
Replies: 23
Views: 8538

Re: Mobile phone and sim card registration in Uzbekistan

Hi,

I got a ucell SIM at Tashkent at 1 AM in June 2023 so I'm confident you will also be able to.
by xzio547
Wed Jul 26, 2023 1:06 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Tajikistan - Uzbekistan crossing at Panjakent
Replies: 113
Views: 51121

Re: Tajikistan - Uzbekistan crossing at Panjakent

I crossed the same border about a month ago and the shop was not open (afternoon but before 5 PM). There was a t cell shop open on the main street in Panjakent so I exchanged some money and got a SIM there. If I had arrived 30 mins later (closed at 5 or 6 don't remember), I would have been Somless a...
by xzio547
Tue Jul 04, 2023 5:10 am
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Speaking Russian vs Afghan Persian in Tajikistan
Replies: 7
Views: 803

Re: Speaking Russian vs Afghan Persian in Tajikistan

Salam, Khub hasti? Chutor hasti? I'm Afghan-American visiting Tajikistan right now. Everyone here is cool with Afghans (same in Uzbekistan in my experience). I've been using Farsi everywhere I can and have had no problems. I met an old man busking on the street in Khorog playing Ahmad Zahir tunes en...
by xzio547
Tue Jun 06, 2023 11:15 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Nuratau mountains - Getting there and away - Ravshan broken link
Replies: 4
Views: 1223

Re: Nuratau mountains - Getting there and away - Ravshan broken link

Hello friend. I went to "Tours" then set country to "Uzbekistan" <https://caravanistan.com/tours/?tex_region=uzbekistan> and found "Stay with a rural family and hike in Sentyab village (3 days)" <https://caravanistan.com/tour/hike-homestay-nurata-sentyab/>. Not Ravshan per se, but maybe close to wha...
by xzio547
Mon Jun 05, 2023 5:47 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: where can I buy (special made) silk products?
Replies: 2
Views: 465

Re: where can I buy (special made) silk products?

Hello, I hearted your question because I am interested in a good answer myself and was hoping that someone with more knowledge and experience would be able to chime in. Unfortunately, it doesn't seem like that has happened (yet?). Based on what I've read on this forum, I think the most likely place ...