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by Etronplus
Mon Nov 07, 2016 2:07 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Train in Turkmenistan Q&A
Replies: 19
Views: 7676

Train in Turkmenistan Q&A

I just went in Turkmenistan on a 5 day transit visa and took the train 2 times. I also did not find any accurate timetable on the web (Turkmen rail website or fahrplan) so I wrote down the timetable that I have seen in Ashgabat and Turkmenabat. On Thursday (important because I have no idea if those ...
by Etronplus
Sun Oct 30, 2016 11:16 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Uzbek sum exchange rates
Replies: 105
Views: 53972

Re: Uzbek sum exchange rates

Talking about the rates between USD and Uzbek Som : I had 6.400 for Tashkent, Samarkand and Bukhara. They never proposed more and I never pushed too much to hae a better rate. In Bukhara a few guys were saying 6,700-6,900, but we didn't change then. @travellex : In Bukhara, I am pretty sure they off...
by Etronplus
Sun Oct 02, 2016 6:29 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Turkmenistan Transit Visa in Dushanbe
Replies: 39
Views: 19146

Re: Turkmenistan Transit Visa in Dushanbe

Little feedback of my successful turkmen transit visa application in Dushanbe. I applied on the 7th of september and got it the 19th, so 7 working days after, more or less. I asked for 5 days transit visa for the 1st of November to the 5th, so almost 2 months later. I ask for the border corssing in ...
by Etronplus
Tue Jul 19, 2016 4:08 am
Forum: Cycling
Topic: Best cycle touring hostel in Bishkek
Replies: 4
Views: 4749

Re: Best cycle touring hostel in Bishkek

Thank you for the address ! In fact, it is an awesome place. Angie and Nathan are so helpful.
Every cycle tourist should stay there :)
by Etronplus
Sat Jul 16, 2016 1:40 pm
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Chabysh festival 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 4205

Chabysh festival 2016

Hi, I've looked for information about "at Chabysh" festival and i am confused. It will happen on the 13 and 14th of August 2016 but where ? The official website says that it will take place only in Murghab (Tadjikistan) but many people and articles report that it takes also place in Lenin peak base ...