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by ontheroadfinally
Sat May 21, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 14143

Re: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016

Luke, thanks very much for the update. Myself and my girlfriend can get by in quite a few languages, but not Russian I'm afraid.

How about getting a Chinese visa in Bishkek? Do you think that's easier, or the same hassle?
by ontheroadfinally
Sat May 21, 2016 8:17 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 14143

Re: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016

Hello Steven, and ta for replying again. I've been trying to contact the London Embassy for yonks. Nobody picks up the phone or replies to my e-mails. Plus, as I plan on going to Mongolia also (and then return to China), I want to get a double entry Chinese visa. If I get one in London, that means t...
by ontheroadfinally
Fri May 20, 2016 10:22 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 14143

Re: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016

Hello Steven,

the problem with getting a Chinese visa at home is that after I leave London, it'll be about 6 weeks before I want to enter China. Apparently, entrance into China has to be effected within one month after a visa has been issued. If that's true, then that's no good for me.
by ontheroadfinally
Fri May 20, 2016 8:02 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 14143

Re: Chinese border closure w Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan - 2016

Luke; can you please let us all know if you've been allowed to purchase a bus/coach ticket anyway. Any other info is deeply appreciated. Thanks. Myself (UK passport) and my girlfriend (USA passport) are going to be wanting a Chinese visa soon, and we're wondering where we should go to get it. Cheers.

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